The Resource The ritual of rights in Japan : law, society, and health policy, Eric A. Feldman

The ritual of rights in Japan : law, society, and health policy, Eric A. Feldman

Label
The ritual of rights in Japan : law, society, and health policy
Title
The ritual of rights in Japan
Title remainder
law, society, and health policy
Statement of responsibility
Eric A. Feldman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Ritual of Rights in Japan rejects the traditional view that Japan is a nation where overt conflict and the assertion of rights are unacceptable. It examines both historical events and contemporary policy, in concluding that rights-based conflict is an important part of Japanese legal, political, and social practice
Member of
Cataloging source
REDDC
Dewey number
340/.115/0952
Index
index present
LC call number
KNX3098
LC item number
.F45 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge studies in law and society
Label
The ritual of rights in Japan : law, society, and health policy, Eric A. Feldman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 198-213) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "New rights" movements and traditional social protest
  • Studying the "new rights"
  • Patients' rights as "new rights": conceptualization, litigation, legislation
  • Law, rights, and policy in contemporary Japan: two narratives
  • AIDS policy and the politics of rights
  • AIDS, public health, and individual rights
  • An epidemiological view
  • Hemophiliacs and gay men: rights, risks, and repression
  • Proposal, debate, and enactment of the AIDS prevention law
  • AIDS, activism, and accommodation
  • Reconsidering rights in Japanese law and society
  • Asserting rights, legislating death
  • Rights, brain death, and organ transplantation
  • Death, culture, and body parts
  • Scientific, legal, medical, and political attempts to define death
  • Power politics and body politics: the Ad-Hoc Committee for the Study of Brain Death and Organ Transplantation
  • A tentative truce in the fight over death
  • Litigation and the courts: talking about rights
  • Rights and the legal process
  • AIDS: crisis, compensation, and the courts
  • Brain death and organ transplantation: accusation and discretion
  • Rights in Japanese history
  • A sociolegal perspective on rights in Japan
  • Rights, modernization, and the "uniqueness" of the Japanese legal system
  • Rights and the metaphor of legal transplants
  • The roots of "rights"
  • Rights before kenri: early antecedents
  • Rights, protest, and rebellion in Tokugawa Japan
  • The Movement for Freedom and Popular Rights
  • State power and the control of rights
  • Patients, rights, and protest in contemporary Japan
Control code
ocm70743418
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 219 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511172878
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ebl144720
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b21989163
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)70743418
  • pebcs0511011881

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