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Makau W. Mutua

Books

Kenya's Quest for Democracy: Taming Leviathan (Lynne Rienner Publishers:   2008)
Call Number: Law Library JQ2947 .A58 M85 2008
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Human Rights: A Political and Cultural Critique (2002)
Call Number: Law Library JC571 .M95 2002
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Chapters

Savages, Victims & Saviors, Laws and Societies in Global Contexts: Contemporary Approaches (Eve Daruab-Smith, ed.) (Cambridge University Press:   2013) p. 84
Call Number: Law Library K370 .D37 2013
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Why Kenya is a Nation in Embryo, 50 Years Since Independence: Where is Kenya? (Susan Wakhungu-Githuku, ed., ed.) (Footprints Press:   2013) p. 238 SSRN

A Critique of Rights in Transitional Justice: The African Experience, Rethinking Transitions: Equality and Social Justice in Societies Emerging from Conflict (2011) p. 31-45
Call Number: Law Library JC578 .R475 2011
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Sexual Orientation and Human Rights: Putting Homophobia on Trial, African Sexualities (edited by Sylvia Tamale, ed.) (Pambazuka Press:   2011) p. 452-462
Call Number: Law Library HQ18 .A35 A38 2011
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The Transformation of Africa: A Critique of the Rights Discourse, International Human Rights Law in a Global Context (2009)
Call Number: Law Library K3240 .I5792 2009
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Political Parties in Transitions: The Kenyan Experience, Political Succession in East Africa: in search of a limited leadership (C.M. Peter & F. Kopsieker, ed.) (Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, Kenya office:   2006) p. 109
Call Number: JQ2945 .A61 P65 2006
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African Human Rights Organizations: Questions of Context and Legitimacy, Human Rights, the Rule of Law, and Development in Africa (P.T. Zeleza & P.J.McConnaughay, ed.) (University of Pennsylvania Press:   2004) p. 191
Call Number: JC599 .A36 H87 2004
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Proselytism and Cultural Integrity, Facilitating Freedom of Religion or Belief: a deskbook (T. Lindholm,W.C. Durham & B.G. Tahzib-Lie, ed.) (Martinus Nijhoff Publishers:   2004) p. 651
Call Number: K3258 .F33 2004
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The Complexity of Universalism in Human Rights, Human Rights With Modesty: the problem of universalism (A. Sajo, ed.) (Martinus Nijhoff Publishers:   2004) p. 51
Call Number: JC571 .H873 2004
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The Banjul Charter and the Case for an African Cultural Fingerprint, Cultural Transformation and Human Rights in Africa (A.A. An-Na'im, ed.) (Zed Book:   2002) p. 68
Call Number: KQC572 .C85 2002
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Breaking the Barriers: Radical Constitutionalism in a New African Century, Constitutionalism in Africa: Creating Opportunities, Facing Challenges (Joseph Oloka-Onyango, ed.) (Fountain Publishers:   2001) p. 308
Call Number: Law Library KQC524 .C66 2001
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Human Rights International NGOs: A Critical Evaluation, NGOs and Human Rights: Promise and Performance (2001) p. 151
Call Number: Law Library JC571 .N485 2001
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Protecting Human Rights in a Global Economy: Challenges for the World Trade Organization, Human Rights in Development Yearbook (with Robert Howse) (H. Stokke & A. Tostensen, ed.) (Kluwer Law International:   2001) p. 51
Call Number: JC599 .D44 H868
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Politics and Human Rights: An Essential Symbiosis, Role of Law in International Politics (Michael Byers, ed.) (2000) p. 149
Call Number: Law Library KZ3092 .R65 2000
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The Construction of the African Human Rights System: Prospects and Pitfalls, Realizing Human Rights: Moving From Inspiration to Impact (Samantha Power and Graham Allison, ed.) (St. Martin's Press:   2000) Catalog Record      Google Books preview icon

Returning to My Roots: African "Religions" and the State, Proselytization and Communal Self-Determination in Africa (Abdullahi An-Na'im, ed.) (Orbis Books:   1999) Catalog Record      Google Books preview icon

The Ideology of Human Rights: Toward Post-Liberal Democracy?, Legitimate Governance in Africa: international and domestic legal perspectives (Edward Kofi Quashigah and Obiora Chinedu Okafor, ed.) (Kluwer Law International:   1999) Catalog Record      Google Books preview icon

Limitations on Religious Rights: Problematizing Religious Freedom in the African Context, Religious Human Rights in Global Perspective: Legal Perspectives (Johan D. van der Vyver and John Witte, Jr., ed.) (1996) p. 417 Catalog Record      Google Books preview icon

Edited works

In Memoriam, American Society of International Law: Proceedings of the Annual Meeting (December  2010) p. 635-638

Human Rights NGOS in East Africa: Political and Normative Tensions (Makua Mutua, ed.) (University of Pennsylvania Press:   2008)
Call Number: Law Library JQ2945 .A91 H88 2009
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Journal articles

Human Rights and Powerlessness: Pathologies of Choice and Substance, Buff. L. Rev. (University of Buffalo School of Law:   2008) vol. 56 p. 1027
Call Number: Law Library K2 .U35
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Human Rights in Africa: The Limited Promise of Liberalism, African Studies Review (African Studies Association:   2008) vol. 51 p. 17-39
Call Number: Lockwood Per DT1 .A2293
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Just Back From the Human Rights Council, Am. Soc'y Int'l L. Proc. (2008) vol. 102 p. 329
Call Number: Online
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Beyond Juba: Does Uganda Need a National Truth and Reconciliation Process, Buff. Hum. Rts. L. Rev. (2007) vol. 13 p. 19
Call Number: Law Library K2 .U339
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Change in the Human Rights Universe [comments], Harv. Hum. Rts. J. (2007) vol. 20 p. 3
Call Number: Law Library K8 .A6825
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Standard Setting in Human Rights: Critique and Prognosis, Hum. Rts. Q. (2007) vol. 29 p. 547
Call Number: Law Library JC571 .U64
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The Iraq Paradox: Minority and Group Rights in a Viable Constitution [comments], Buff. L. Rev. (2006) vol. 54 p. 927
Call Number: Law Library K2 .U35
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Terrorism and Human Rights: Power, Culture and Subordination, Buff. Hum. Rts. L. Rev. (2002) vol. 8 p. 301 Catalog Record      Westlaw      LexisNexis      Website     

Justice Under Siege: The Rule of Law and Judicial Subservience in Kenya, Hum. Rts. Q. (2001) vol. 23 p. 96 Catalog Record      HeinOnline     

Savages, Victims, and Saviors: the Metaphor of Human Rights, Harv. Int'l L.J. (2001) vol. 42 p. 201 Catalog Record      HeinOnline      Westlaw      LexisNexis     

Critical Race Theory and International Law: The View of an Insider-Outsider, Vill. L. Rev. (2000) vol. 45 p. 841 Catalog Record      HeinOnline      Westlaw      LexisNexis     

From Nuremberg to the Rwanda Tribunal: Justice or Retribution?, Buff. Hum. Rts. L. Rev. (2000) vol. 6 p. 77 Catalog Record      Westlaw      LexisNexis     

What Is TWAIL?, Am. Soc'y Int'l L. Proc. (2000) vol. 94 p. 31
Call Number: Online
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Limitations on Religious Rights: Problematizing Religious Freedom in the African Context, Buff. Hum. Rts. L. Rev. (1999) vol. 5 p. 75 Catalog Record      HeinOnline      Westlaw      LexisNexis     

The African Human Rights Court: A Two-Legged Stool, Hum. Rts. Q. (1999) vol. 21 p. 342 Catalog Record      HeinOnline      Westlaw      Website     

Looking Past the Human Rights Committee: An Argument for De-marginalizing Enforcement, Buff. Hum. Rts. L. Rev. (1998) vol. 4 p. 211 Catalog Record      HeinOnline      Westlaw      LexisNexis     

Hope and Despair for a New South Africa: The Limits of Rights Discourse, Harv. Hum. Rts. J. (1997) vol. 10 p. 63 Catalog Record      HeinOnline      Westlaw      LexisNexis     

Never Again: Questioning the Yugoslave and Rwanda Tribunals, Temp. Int'l & Comp. L.J. (1997) vol. 11 p. 167 Catalog Record      HeinOnline      Westlaw     

Editor's Introduction, Law & Pol'y (1996) vol. 18 p. 195 Catalog Record      HeinOnline     

Reformulating the Discourse of the Human Rights Movement, East African Journal of Peace and Human Rights (1996) vol. 3 p. 317 Catalog Record     

The Ideology of Human Rights, Va. J. Int'l L. (1996) vol. 36 p. 589 Catalog Record      HeinOnline      Westlaw      LexisNexis     

Southern Africa: From Regional Conflict to Internal Reconstruction, Brown J. of World Aff. (1995) vol. 2 p. 179 HeinOnline      Westlaw     

The Banjul Charter and the African Cultural Fingerprint: An Evaluation of the Language of Duties, Va. J. Int'l L. (1995) vol. 35 p. 339 Catalog Record      HeinOnline      Westlaw      LexisNexis     

Why Redraw the Map of Africa: A Legal and Moral Inquiry, Mich. J. Int'l L. (1995) vol. 16 p. 1113 Catalog Record      HeinOnline      Westlaw      LexisNexis     

Human Rights and Politics in Africa: Democratizing the Rights Discourse, East African Journal of Peace and Human Rights (1993) vol. 1 p. 250 Catalog Record     

The African Human Rights System in a Comparative Perspective, Review of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights (1993) vol. 3 p. 5 Catalog Record     

The African Human Rights System in a Comparative Perspective: The Need for Urgent Reformulation, Legal Forum (1993) vol. 5 p. 31 Catalog Record     

Zaire: Repression As Policy (Makau W. Mutua and Peter Rosenblum, ed.) (Lawyers Committee for Human Rights:   1990) Catalog Record     

Reports, papers & other scholarship

Darfur Debate – What Should the ICC do about the Darfur Question?, Invited Experts on the Darfur Question, Human Rights and International Criminal Law Forum Online, UCLA Sanela Diana Jenkins Human Rights Project (January 26  2011) Website     

The International Criminal Court in Africa: Challenges and Opportunities, Norwegian Peace Building Centre (NOREF) (September  2010) Website     

Transitional Justice in Sexual and Gender-Based Violence, Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-18 (July 14  2008) SSRN

The African Human Rights System: A Critical Evaluation, Human Development Report 2000 (2000) Website     

Reviews

Review of: Jeremy I. Levitt, Africa: Mapping New Boundaries in International Law (2008), Am. J. Int'l L. (2010) vol. 104 p. 532
Call Number: K1 .M444
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An Apology for a Pathological Brute (Review of: Tim Jeal, Stanley: The Impossible Life of Africa's Greatest Explorer (Faber And Faber, 2007)), Hum. Rts. Q. (2009) vol. 31 p. 806
Call Number: JC571 .U64
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Review of: Mary L. Dudziak, Exporting American Dreams: Thurgood Marshall’s African Journey (2008), Hum. Rts. Q. (2009) vol. 31 p. 1146
Call Number: JC571 .U64
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Review of: J. Shand Watson, Theory and Reality in the International Protection of Human Rights (1999), Am. J. Int'l L. (2001) vol. 95 p. 255
Call Number: K1. M444
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