Indigenous Rights and Human Rights Policy
18 Questions
4 Views
3.5 Stars

Indigenous Rights and Human Rights Policy

Quiz on the historical and political context of human rights policies, particularly regarding indigenous populations and minority groups. Learn about the exceptions to the traditional view and the early stirrings of human rights issues for indigenous peoples.

Created by
@WellRoundedNickel9025

Questions and Answers

Who edited the 1994 book 'Indigenous Peoples and Democracy in Latin America'?

Donna Lee Van Cott

In which year was the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples adopted?

2007

What is the title of the book written by Robert A. Williams Jr. in 1990?

The American Indian in Western Legal Thought

Who wrote the annual reports to the Human Rights Council on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous people?

<p>Rodolfo Stavenhagen</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the title of the book edited by Christian Tomuschat in 1993?

<p>Modern Law of Self-Determination</p> Signup and view all the answers

Who wrote the book 'Indigenous Peoples and Human Rights' in 2002?

<p>Patrick Thornberry</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is a common characteristic of groups that have been exceptions to the widely held paradigmatic view?

<p>They are ethnic, national, or religious minorities</p> Signup and view all the answers

When did human rights become an important aspect of international relations and democratic governance?

<p>After World War II</p> Signup and view all the answers

What was a result of indigenous peoples organizing and lobbying for their rights?

<p>Governments and multilateral organizations started to take notice</p> Signup and view all the answers

What type of administration has been devised for some indigenous populations?

<p>Autonomous regional administration</p> Signup and view all the answers

Who granted permission to republish the original text?

<p>Ms. Mary Bergin-Cartwright</p> Signup and view all the answers

In what year was the original chapter first published?

<p>2009</p> Signup and view all the answers

What tactic has been used to repress social protests in various countries?

<p>Accusing activists of common misdemeanors</p> Signup and view all the answers

Where do human rights abuses against Indigenous peoples often occur?

<p>In the context of collective action by Indigenous organizations</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the purpose of invoking antiterrorist legislation against Indigenous activists?

<p>To dismantle their movements and penalize their leaders</p> Signup and view all the answers

What does the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples provide for?

<p>The right to their own customary justice systems</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the result of not recognizing Indigenous law?

<p>The denial of Indigenous cultures, societies, and identities</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the relationship between modern nation-states and multiculturalism?

<p>Modern nation-states have difficulty recognizing their own multicultural composition</p> Signup and view all the answers

More Quizzes Like This

Rights of Indigenous Peoples in India
10 questions
IPRA Law 1997
15 questions

IPRA Law 1997

InnocuousLawrencium avatar
InnocuousLawrencium
Derechos de los pueblos indígenas
37 questions
Use Quizgecko on...
Browser
Browser