Remembering a sociology of Human Rights

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Levy, Daniel; Sznaider, Natan;
  • Publisher: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas
  • Journal: Culture & History Digital Journal (issn: 2253-797X)
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3989/chdj.2014.013
  • Subject: Collective memory | holocaust | suffering | cosmopolitanism | vulnerability | universalism | Memoria colectiva | Holocausto | sufrimiento | cosmopolitismo | vulnerabilidad | universalismo | History (General) | D1-2009

A sociology of human rights sounds almost like a contradiction in terms. Sociology is about social groups, about particular experiences, about how people, embedded in space and time, make sense of their lives and give meaning to their world. It deals with power and inte... View more
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