Fighting for the Disability Rights through Vernacularization in Bangkok

Review of Human Rights

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Title Fighting for the Disability Rights through Vernacularization in Bangkok
Creator Phyu, Swe Zin Linn
Subject Bangkok
human rights
Description In many non-Western societies there are still challenges to the legibility, and hence applicability, of international human rights law. This is partly due to the gap between Western legal regime and local cultural contexts. However, with the process of vernacularization some of this gap has been bridged, especially in issues of relating to women rights. This paper explores how NGOs and Human Rights defenders in Bangkok have adopted the process of vernacularization to enhance disability rights.
Publisher Society of Social Science Academics
Date 2020-03-10
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
Double-blind peer reviewed Focus Essay
Format application/pdf
Source Review of Human Rights; Vol. 5 No. 1 (2019): Review of Human Rights; 21-32
Language eng
Rights Copyright (c) 2020 Swe Zin Linn Phyu

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