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ISBN: 9781552213520-14

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Emerging Human Rights Institutions

The Case of Museums in a Human Rights Culture

From: 14 Arguments in Favour of Human Rights Institutions


Discussion of the potential of cultural institutions to bridge the gap between inspiration and cynicism found in human rights discourses.



Jennifer Carter

Jennifer Carter, PhD, is Professor of new museologies, intangible heritage, and cultural objects in the Department of Art History at the Université du Québec à Montréal (UQÀM).

Jennifer A Orange

Jennifer A. Orange, B.A., LL.B., LL.M., Barrister and Solicitor (Ontario), is an adjunct professor and SJD candidate at the University of Toronto, Faculty of Law where she teaches International Human Rights Law and the Law of Armed Conflict.