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Author Wahl, Rachel, author

Title Just violence : torture and human rights in the eyes of the police / Rachel Wahl
Published Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, ©2017
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Description 1 online resource
Series Stanford studies in human rights
Stanford studies in human rights.
Contents Introduction : human rights from the other side -- Human rights education and state violence -- Police beliefs and the moral imaginary of violence -- Justice in context -- Police respond to human rights education -- Complications of the local : violence, religion, and culture -- Complications of the global : competing international norms -- Police respond to human rights activists -- Conclusion : dilemmas and possibilities
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Human rights -- India -- Public opinion.
Police brutality -- India -- Public opinion.
Police -- India -- Attitudes.
Public opinion -- India.
Torture -- India -- Public opinion.
Violence -- India -- Public opinion.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2016020970
ISBN 1503601021 (electronic bk.)
9781503601024 (electronic bk.)
(cloth : alk. paper)
(paperback: alk. paper)
(cloth : alk. paper)
(paperback: alk. paper)