Social Participation

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Regionalism

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on regionalism explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Regionalism and Europe There is an entry on regionalism in the European legal encyclopedia. Resources See Also Further Reading Entry […]

Autonomy

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on autonomy explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources Further Reading The entry "autonomy" in the Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law (currently, the […]

Workers International

Hierarchical Display of Workers International Politics > Political framework > Political ideology
Politics > Politics and public safety > Trends of opinion > Workers’ movement
Politics > Political party > Political parties > Communist Party
Politics > Political party > Political […]

Position of Women

Hierarchical Display of Position of women Social Questions > Social affairs > Social policy
Law > Rights and freedoms > Anti-discriminatory measure > Sexual discrimination
Law > Rights and freedoms > Rights of the individual > Women’s rights
Politics > Politics and public safety > […]

Governance

Governance in Election Law Manner of understanding and implementing authority. Characteristics of good governance are a high level of organisation and efficiency. It is measured by many different criteria: delivery, transparency, participation and sharing of responsibilities. Literature Review […]

Workers' Movement

Hierarchical Display of Workers’ movement Politics > Politics and public safety > Trends of opinion
Social Questions > Social framework > Social structure > Social class > Working class
Politics > Political framework > Political ideology > Workers International Workers’ movement […]

Ecologism

Hierarchical Display of Ecologism Politics > Political framework > Political ideology
Politics > Politics and public safety > Trends of opinion > Ecology movement
Politics > Political party > Political parties > Ecology Party Concept of Ecologism See the dictionary definition of […]

Rights of the Individual

Hierarchical Display of Rights of the individual Law > Rights and freedoms
European Union > EU institutions and European civil service > EU office or agency > European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights
Politics > Politics and public safety > Trends of opinion > Opposition
Social […]

Failure to Report for Duty

Hierarchical Display of Failure to report for duty International Relations > Defence > Armed forces > National service
Politics > Politics and public safety > Trends of opinion > Civil disobedience Failure to report for duty Concept of Failure to report for duty See the dictionary […]

Non-violence

Hierarchical Display of Non-violence Politics > Politics and public safety > Trends of opinion
Social Questions > Social affairs > Social problem > Violence
International Relations > Defence > Armed forces > National service > Conscientious objection Concept of Non-violence See the […]

Civil Society

Civil Society in Election Law Associations, organisations and unions that are active in public affairs and constitute an independent counterforce to the powers that be. In democracies, all persons have a right to participate in public affairs, including in civil society activities and, through […]

Environmental Policy

Literature Review on Environmental Policy in Brazil In the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, [1] Rebecca Neaera Abers offers the following summary about the topic of Environmentalism and Environmental Policy in Brazil: This entry argues that since the origin of […]

Globalisation

Globalisation and Law Globalisation and Europe There is an entry on globalisation in the European legal encyclopedia. Resources See Also Further Reading Entry "Globalisation" in the work "A Concise Encyclopedia of the European Union from Aachen to Zollverein", by Rodney […]

Trade Union

Meaning of European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) Here is a very short concept of european trade union confederation (etuc) in the European Union framework: The principal trade union lobby group in Brussels. Resources See Also Civil Liberty Civil Right Legal Right Citizen Freedom Political […]

Ecology Party

Hierarchical Display of Ecology Party Politics > Political party > Political parties
Politics > Politics and public safety > Trends of opinion > Ecology movement
Politics > Political framework > Political ideology > Ecologism Concept of Ecology Party See the dictionary definition of […]

Political Refugee

Hierarchical Display of Political refugee Politics > Politics and public safety > Public safety > Political violence
International Relations > International security > International issue > Refugee
Politics > Politics and public safety > Trends of opinion > Opposition
International […]

Disaffection of Young People

Hierarchical Display of Disaffection of young people Social Questions > Social affairs > Social problem
Social Questions > Demography and population > Composition of the population > Distribution by age > Young person
Politics > Politics and public safety > Trends of opinion > Youth […]

Violence

Violence Definition Violence may be defined as a physical attack of another person. Activities that may legally involve violence include hunting, law enforcement, sports, and war. Crime includes many illegal forms of violence. The first point that has to be clarified is the meaning of the […]

Collective Activities

Hierarchical Display of Collective activities Social Questions > Social affairs > Social life
Politics > Politics and public safety > Institutional activity
Politics > Politics and public safety > Trends of opinion > Associative movement
Economics > Economic structure > Economy > […]

Nuclear Safety

Nuclear Safety in 2013 United States views on international law [1] in relation to Nuclear Safety: In 2013, there was significant progress toward the establishment of a global nuclear liability regime allowing for compensation in the event of a nuclear accident, as called for by the […]

Ecology Movement

Hierarchical Display of Ecology movement Politics > Politics and public safety > Trends of opinion
Environment > Environmental policy > Environmental policy
Energy > Electrical and nuclear industries > Nuclear industry > Nuclear safety
Politics > Political framework > Political […]

Peace

International Law: Matters of International Concern: Peace and Security Introduction to Peace Among the central aims of the UN are the maintenance of peace and security and the suppression of acts of aggression. The principles of the UN Charter prohibit the use of force to settle disputes and […]

Women's Movement

Hierarchical Display of Women’s movement Politics > Politics and public safety > Trends of opinion
Social Questions > Social affairs > Social policy > Position of women
Social Questions > Social affairs > Social life > Social participation > Participation of women
Law > Rights and […]

Social Movement

Hierarchical Display of Social movement Politics > Politics and public safety > Trends of opinion
Social Questions > Social affairs > Social life > Social participation
Trade > Consumption > Consumer > Consumer protection > Consumer movement Social movement Concept of Social movement See […]

Conscientious Objection

Conscientious Objection (objector) Embracing mainstream international law, this section on conscientious objection (objector) explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources Further Reading The entry "conscientious objection (objector)" in the […]

Participation of Women

Hierarchical Display of Participation of women Social Questions > Social affairs > Social life > Social participation
International Organisations > United Nations > UN research and training institutes > UN International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women
Law > […]

Farmers' Movement

Hierarchical Display of Farmers’ movement Politics > Politics and public safety > Trends of opinion
Social Questions > Social framework > Social structure > Social class > Peasant class Farmers’ movement Concept of Farmers’ movement See the dictionary definition of Farmers’ movement. […]

Human Rights

Introduction to Human Rights "Since World War II international law has become increasingly concerned with the protection of human rights. It has provided improved procedures for that purpose within the UN. This new emphasis has also been manifested in the adoption by the UN of the […]

Non-governmental Organisation

Non-governmental Organisation (ngo) in Election Law Entities that are neither a part of a government or are conventional for-profit businesses. Usually set up by ordinary citizens, NGOs are highly diverse and can be engaged in a wide range of activities, generally for the public good. In the […]

Racial Discrimination

International Convention on The Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (icerd) in Election Law Adopted in 1965, ICERD is a United Nations convention that commits its members to the elimination of racial discrimination and the promotion of understanding among all races. Brown v Board […]

National Independence

Hierarchical Display of National independence International Relations > International affairs
Politics > Politics and public safety > Trends of opinion > Autonomous movement
Law > International law > Public international law > National sovereignty
International Relations > […]

Peasant Class

Hierarchical Display of Peasant class Social Questions > Social framework > Social structure > Social class
Social Questions > Demography and population > Geographical distribution of the population > Rural population
Politics > Politics and public safety > Trends of opinion > Farmers’ […]

Amnesty International

Definition of Amnesty International Within the context of international organizations, the following is a brief meaning of amnesty international: It's a Non-profit NGO founded in July 1961 by Peter Benenson in the United Kingdom. Its Global International Secretariat is in London, United […]

Hunger Strike

Introduction to Hunger Strike

Hunger Strike, voluntary fast undertaken as a means of protest. Hunger strikes are employed as a political weapon designed to bring notoriety to a cause and thereby apply pressure for change." (1)

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Antiglobalisation Movement

Hierarchical Display of Antiglobalisation movement Politics > Politics and public safety > Trends of opinion
Economics > Economic policy > Economic policy > Economic integration > Globalisation Antiglobalisation movement Concept of Antiglobalisation movement See the dictionary definition of […]

Civil Disobedience

Civil Disobedience, refusal to obey civil laws or decrees. This refusal usually takes the form of passive resistance. People practicing civil disobedience break a law because they consider the law unjust, want to call attention to its injustice, and hope to bring about its repeal or amendment. […]