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Guide to minority rights

Guide to minority rights

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Published by Nepal Institute of Peace in Lalitpur, Nepal .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsNepal Institute of Peace.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 54 p. ;
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3440856M
LC Control Number2005310291

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political responses to minority rights issues. This essay briefly canvasses the different approaches to minority rights taken since World War I, and considers the means now available to implement existing and proposed legal protections for minorities. My conclusion . Democracies and Majority - Minority Rights: • Majority rule is a way of organizing government and making public decisions. It does not mean that the majority has the right to practise oppression. No majority, no matter how large, should take away the basic rights and freedoms of a minority group or individual.

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This Guide offers information related to norms and mechanisms developed to protect the rights of persons belonging to national, ethnic, religious or linguistic minorities.

It provides detailed information about procedures and forums in which minority issues may be raised within the United Nations system and in regional systems. Minority rights refers to rights that are granted to particular groups within a society, in particular Indigenous groups, religious groups, and ethnic groups.

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