Bibliographic Details

Women reshaping human rights : how extraordinary activists are changing the world / Marguerite Guzmán Bouvard.

Author / Creator Bouvard, Marguerite Guzman, 1937-
Imprint Wilmington, Del : Scholarly Resources, 1996.
Description xxvi, 319 p.
Language English
Subject Human rights.
Civil rights.
Women human rights workers -- Biography.
Women civil rights workers -- Biography.
Civil rights.
Human rights.
Women civil rights workers.
Women human rights workers.
Biography.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/2441246
ISBN 0842025626 (cloth : alk. paper)
0842025634 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Women Transforming the Battle for Human Rights
  • Pt. I.
  • Confronting Authoritarian Governments.
  • Ch. 1.
  • Vera Laska.
  • Ch. 2.
  • Eva Brantley.
  • Ch. 3.
  • Annette Lu Hsiu-Lien.
  • Ch. 4.
  • Dai Qing
  • Pt. II.
  • Struggling with Race and Ethnicity.
  • Ch. 5.
  • Daisy L. Bates.
  • Ch. 6.
  • Hanan Mikhail Ashrawi.
  • Ch. 7.
  • Awiakta.
  • Ch. 8.
  • Navanethem Pillay
  • Pt. III.
  • Seeking Environmental Justice.
  • Ch. 9.
  • Dollie B. Burwell.
  • Ch. 10.
  • Juana Beatrice Gutierrez and the Mothers of East Los Angeles.
  • Ch. 11.
  • Grace Thorpe
  • Pt. IV.
  • Upholding Women's Rights as Human Rights.
  • Ch. 12.
  • Gertrude Mongella.
  • Ch. 13.
  • Jessica Neuwirth and Equality Now.
  • Ch. 14.
  • Navanethem Pillay.
  • Ch. 15.
  • Zhu Hong
  • Pt. V.
  • Making the World Safe for Children.
  • Ch. 16.
  • Liv Ullmann.
  • Ch. 17.
  • The International Gathering of Mothers and Women in Struggle.