The transformation of human rights fact-finding / edited by Philip Alston and Sarah Knuckey.
New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 
K3240 .T724 2016
9780190239480 (hardback) 0190239484 (hardback) 9780190239497 (pbk.) 0190239492 (pbk.)
xii, 549 pages, 2 pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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The transformation of human rights fact-finding : challenges and opportunities / Philip Alston and Sarah Knuckey Do facts exist, can they be 'found', and does it matter? / Frédéric Mégret International human rights fact-finding praxis : a TWAIL perspective / Obiora C. Okafor Human rights fact-finding and the reproduction of hierarchies / Dustin N. Sharp The gender politics of fact-finding in the context of the women, peace and security agenda / Fionnuala Ní Aoláin Fact-finding missions, legal clinics, and the politics of legal knowledge / Daniel Bonilla The relationship between fact-finders and witnesses in human rights fact-finding : what place for the victims? / Théo Boutruche "The danger of a single story" : introducing intersectionality in fact-finding / Shreya Atrey Victims and witnesses in fact-finding commissions : pawns or principal pieces? / Rosette Muzigo-Morrison The complex truth of testimony : a case study of human rights fact-finding in Iraq / Daniel Rothenberg Implications of trauma on testimonial evidence in international criminal trials / Laura Marschner Commissions of inquiry and the charm of international criminal law : between transactional and authoritative approaches / Larissa van den Herik and Catherine Harwood The interaction between human rights fact-finding and international criminal proceedings : towards a (new) typology / Carsten Stahn and Dov Jacobs "Truth without facts" : on the erosion of the fact-finding function of truth commissions / Pablo de Greiff Human rights fact-finding in the shadows of America's solitary confinement prisons / Taylor Pendergrass A conceptual roadmap for social science methods in human rights fact-finding / Margaret L. Satterthwaite and Justin C. Simeone Numbers are only human : lessons for human rights practitioners from the quantitative literacy movement / Brian Root Investigating economic, social, and cultural rights violations / Allison Corkery Democratizing human rights fact-finding / Molly K. Land The bigness of big data : samples, models, and the facts we might find when looking at data / Patrick Ball Mobile phones, social media, and big data in human rights fact-finding : possibilities, challenges, and limitations / Jay D. Aronson Remote sensing as a tool for human rights fact-finding / Susan R. Wolfinbarger Big (crisis) data : humanitarian fact-finding with advanced computing / Patrick Meier International norms in human rights fact-finding / Diane Orentlicher Developing norms of professional practice in the domain of monitoring, reporting, and fact-finding / Rob Grace and Claude Bruderlein.