ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
-A A +A

Contextualising Rights Violations

Contextualising Rights Violations A C Noorani State, Society and Human Rights in South Asia by Stig Toft Madsen; Manohar, HUMAN righls in our region has long been a preserve of lawyers and human rights activists, with occasional contributions by political scientists. This book offers insights from a different intellectual discipl ine which has a lot to offer sociology. Madsen, the blurb says, is currently a doctoral siudent and research fellow at the Department of Sociology, Lund University, Sweden. The book is, however, his PhD dissertation.

Subscribers please login to access full text of the article.

New 3 Month Subscription
to Digital Archives at

826for India

$50for overseas users

Get instant access to the complete EPW archives

Subscribe now


(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top