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Title State violence and human rights : the role of state officials in the south / edited by Andrew M. Jefferson and Steffen Jensen .

Published New York : Routledge-Cavendish, 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  323.044091724 STAT    AVAILABLE
Physical description x, 208 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Law, development and globalisation.
Law, development and globalization.
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk.
"A GlassHouse book".
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-198) and index.
Contents The politics of Palestinian legal reform : judicial independence and accountability under occupation / Tobias Kelly -- Traditional authority and localization of state law : the intricacies of boundary marking in policing rural Mozambique / Helene Maria Kyed -- The vision of the state : audiences, enchantments and policing in South Africa / Steffen Jensen -- Translating human rights in the margins : a police-migrant encounter in Johannesburg / Julia Hornberger -- The special field force and Namibian ex-combatant "reintegration" / Lalli Metsola -- On hangings and the dubious embodiment of statehood in Nigerian prisons / Andrew M. Jefferson -- Taking the snake out of the basket : Indian prison warders' opposition to human rights reform / Tomas Martin -- Community policing programmes as police human rights strategies in Costa Rica / Quirine Eijkman -- Commentary : the piggy-in-the-middle / Mike Brogden.
Other author Jefferson, Andrew M.
Jensen, Steffen.
Subject Human rights.
Political persecution.
Political violence.
Police -- Complaints against.
Government accountability.
Conflict management.
Political culture -- Developing countries.
Standard Number 100509836
ISBN 9780415477727