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Priyadarshini Bhattacharya

Expanding Human Rights Discourse by Recognizing Subliminal Violence

by Priyadarshini Bhattacharya

The human rights paradigm is a deeply empathetic manner of looking at the world. It is predicated on the fundamental assumption that human life is worthy and invested with dignity and meaning. The paradigm has evolved structurally, drawing on the learnings of atrocities that women and men have suffered across history. However, like every paradigm, it arose within a historical context; in this case, one dominated by the intellectual currents of legal positivism...

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