Bait and Switch Human Rights and U. S. Foreign Policy

ISBN-10: 0415948517

ISBN-13: 9780415948517

Edition: 2004

Authors: Julie Mertus
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Description: Julie Mertus examines current U.S. policy regarding human rights & highlights the new & threatening American-centrism & exceptionalism that marks it. She argues that much of U.S. policy on human rights is empty rhetoric & consistently overridden by other interests.

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Book details

List price: $47.95
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 4/20/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 280
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

Julie A. Mertus is Associate Professor and Codirector of the MA program in Ethics, Peace, and Global Affairs at American University. She has worked on human rights education in more than 20 countries and has authored numerous publications on human rights. Her book Bait and Switch: Human Rights and U.S. Foreign Policy (Routledge 2004) was named "human rights book of the year" by the American Political Science Association Human Rights Section.

Acknowledgments
Introduction: All That Glitters ...
The Lingua Franca of Diplomacy: Human Rights and the Post-Cold War Presidencies
The New Military Humanism: Human Rights and the U.S. Military
Raising Expectations: Civil Society's Influence on Human Rights and U.S. Foreign Policy
Conclusion: Bait and Switch?
Selected List of Persons Interviewed
Bibliography
Index
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