Rightlessness in an age of rights : Hannah Arendt and the contemporary struggles of migrants /

There have been remarkable developments in the field of human rights in the past few decades. Still, millions of asylum-seekers, refugees, and undocumented immigrants continue to find it challenging to access human rights. In this book, Ayten Gündogdu builds on Hannah Arendt's analysis of stat...

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Main Author: Gündoğdu, Ayten (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2015]
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : human rights across borders
  • Perplexities of human rights
  • Human rights as politics and anti-politics
  • Borders of personhood
  • Expulsion from politics and humanity
  • Declarations of a right to have rights
  • Conclusion : the struggle remains undecided.