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  • 1human rights — fundamental rights, esp. those believed to belong to an individual and in whose exercise a government may not interfere, as the rights to speak, associate, work, etc. [1785 95] * * * Rights that belong to an individual as a consequence of being… …

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  • 2human — humanlike, adj. humanness, n. /hyooh meuhn/ or, often, /yooh /, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or having the nature of people: human frailty. 2. consisting of people: the human race. 3. of or pertaining to the social aspect of… …

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  • 3human — hu•man [[t]ˈhyu mən[/t]] or, often, [[t]ˈyu [/t]] adj. 1) of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or having the nature of people: human frailty[/ex] 2) cvb ant consisting of people: the human race[/ex] 3) of or pertaining to the social aspect of… …

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  • 4Human rights in the People's Republic of China — Human rights in China redirects here. For the non governmental organization, see Human Rights in China (organization). People s Republic of China This article is part of the series: P …

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  • 5Human security — is an emerging paradigm for understanding global vulnerabilities whose proponents challenge the traditional notion of national security by arguing that the proper referent for security should be the individual rather than the state. Human… …

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  • 6Human rights in Israel — have been evaluated by various non governmental organizations and individuals, often in relation to the ongoing Arab Israeli conflict and the Israeli Palestinian conflict. When analyzing Israel s human rights records, most observers agree that it …

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  • 7Human shield — is a military and political term describing the deliberate placement of civilians in or around combat targets to deter an enemy from attacking those targets. It may also refer to the use of civilians to literally shield combatants during attacks …

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  • 8Human trafficking — is the recruitment, transportation, harbouring, or receipt of people for the purposes of slavery, forced labor (including bonded labor or debt bondage) and servitude. The total annual revenue for trafficking in persons is estimated to be between… …

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  • 9Human rights in Austria — are generally respected by the government; however, there were problems in some areas. There were some reports of police abuse and use of unjustified force against prisoners. Anti Semitic incidents, including physical attacks, name calling,… …

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  • 10Human trafficking in the Philippines — Human trafficking and the prostitution of children is a significant issue in the Philippines, often controlled by organized crime syndicates. [Citation url=http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia pacific/6507495.stm date=1 April, 2007 title= Chairman… …

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  • 11Human rights in Macau — is a situation that reflects its status as a former Portuguese possession that reverted to Chinese administration in 1999. As a Special Administrative Region (SAR) of the People s Republic of China (PRC), Macau enjoys a high degree of autonomy… …

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  • 12Human sacrifice — is the act of homicide (the killing of one or several human beings) in the context of a religious ritual (ritual killing). Its typology closely parallels the various practices of ritual slaughter of animals (animal sacrifice) and of religious… …

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  • 13Human Rights Watch — Contexte général Champs d’action défense des Droits de l homme Zone d’influence Monde entier Fiche d’iden …

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  • 14Human Rights Foundation — Tipo ONG Objetivos Asegurar que la libertad sea protegida y promovida Fundación 2005 Fundador(es) T …

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  • 15Human rights in Chile — are generally respected by the government. There were isolated reports of excessive use of force and mistreatment by police forces, of physical abuse in jails and prisons, and of generally substandard prison conditions. Authorities failed to… …

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  • 16Human rights in pre-Saddam Iraq — were often lacking to various degrees among the various regimes that ruled the country. Human rights abuses in the country predated the rule of Saddam Hussein. The British Occupation of Iraq (1920 1932)In the 1920s, when Britain held a mandate… …

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  • 17Human Concern International — (HCI) is a Canadian, federally registered, NGO charitable organization that has frequently been accused of having links to terrorism. [http://www.humanconcern.org/ Human Concern International Website] ] From the HCI website: : HCI is a non profit …

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  • 18Human sexual behavior — or different human sexual practices encompass a wide range of activities such as strategies to find or attract partners (mating and display behaviour), interactions between individuals, physical or emotional intimacy, and sexual contact. Some… …

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  • 19Human Organization — is the journal of the Society for Applied Anthropology. Its primary objective is the scientific investigation of the principles controlling the relations of human beings to one another and the wide application of these principles to practical… …

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  • 20Human rights in Moldova — are poor according to Amnesty International s 2007 annual report. Torture and ill treatment were widespread and conditions in pre trial detention were poor. A number of treaties protecting women s rights were ratified, but men, women and children …

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