Books The Best Books About Human Rights  

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List of best books about human rights, including jacket cover images when available. All these popular books on human rights are sorted by popularity, so the highest rated books are at the top of the list. This well-researched human rights bibliography includes out-of-print titles and generally contains the most popular, famous, or otherwise notable books - fiction or non-fiction - about human rights. If you're looking for a list of top books on human rights then you're in the right place.

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International human rights in ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights

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The Wisdom of W.E.B. Du Bois is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
The Wisdom of W.E.B. Du Bois W.E.B. Du Dois This is a great collection of quotations from the well-known African-American historian and humanitarian W.E.B. Du Bois combined with essays by the modern author Aberjhani. The chapters cover ...more

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Justice is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
Justice Nicholas Wolterstorff

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The Nobel Peace Prize Lecture is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights

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On Liberty is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
On Liberty John Stuart Mill On Liberty is a philosophical work by English philosopher John Stuart Mill, originally intended as a short essay. The work, published in 1859, applies Mill's ethical system of utilitarianism to ...more

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The War On The Bill Of Rights ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights

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Inventing Human Rights: A Hist... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
Inventing Human Rights: A History Lynn Hunt Inventing Human Rights: A History is a book by Lynn Hunt.

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The Ministry of Special Cases is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights

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The second bill of rights is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights

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Under The Dragon is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
Under The Dragon Rory MacLean

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Four Essays on Liberty is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
Four Essays on Liberty Isaiah Berlin Four Essays on Liberty is a book by Isaiah Berlin.

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Lives of Courage is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
Lives of Courage Diana E. H. Russell

26 Famous Gay People Who Fight for Human Rights

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The First Amendment and Relate... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights

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Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights

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The Politics of the Veil is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
The Politics of the Veil Joan Wallach Scott

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A Vindication of the Rights of... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
A Vindication of the Rights of Whores A Vindication of The Rights of Whores is a 1989 anthology edited by Gail Pheterson with a preface by Margo St. James. The book consists of the voices of a diverse group of prostitutes, sex ...more

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May It Please the Court is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
May It Please the Court Peter H. Irons

The Best Science-Fiction Authors

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We Wish to Inform You That Tom... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed with Our Families: Stories from Rwanda Philip Gourevitch We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed With Our Families: Stories from Rwanda is a 1998 non-fiction book about the genocide in which an estimated 800,000 Tutsis and Hutus were ...more

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The Realm of Rights is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
The Realm of Rights Judith Jarvis Thomson

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Praying For Sheetrock: A Work ... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
Praying For Sheetrock: A Work Of Nonfiction Melissa Fay Greene Praying For Sheetrock is a book written by Melissa Fay Greene.

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A Promise to Nadia is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
A Promise to Nadia Andrew Crofts

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The story of American freedom is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights

1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die

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Achieving social justice is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
Achieving social justice Larissa Behrendt

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Delano: The Story of the Calif... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights

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History and Illusion in Politi... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights

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South from the Limpopo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
South from the Limpopo Dervla Murphy

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The French Revolution and Huma... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights

The Most Overrated Books of All Time

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Civil Rights and Social Wrongs is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights

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Human rights in the world is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights

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From Tom Paine to Guantanamo is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights

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A seat at the table is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
A seat at the table Huston Smith

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Freedom of the Press: The Firs... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights

The Best Rolling Stone Covers

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Between Cross and Crescent is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
Between Cross and Crescent Lewis V. Baldwin

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Freedom is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
Freedom Orlando Patterson Freedom is a book written by Orlando Patterson.

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American Exceptionalism and Hu... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights

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Pillar of Fire: America in the... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
Pillar of Fire: America in the King Years, 1963-1965 Taylor Branch Pillar of Fire: America in the King Years, 1963-1965 is a book by Taylor Branch.

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History on Trial: My Day in Co... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
History on Trial: My Day in Court With a Holocaust Denier Deborah Lipstadt History on Trial: My Day in Court With a Holocaust Denier is a book by Deborah Lipstadt.

The Coolest Hobbies for Young People

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Overcoming Zionism is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
Overcoming Zionism Joel Kovel

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Sex Equality is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
Sex Equality Catharine MacKinnon

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The Eleanor Roosevelt Papers, ... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights

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Every secret thing is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
Every secret thing Gillian Slovo

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Blood on the wattle is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
Blood on the wattle Bruce Elder

The Top Ten Human Rights Violators

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The principle of duty is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
The principle of duty David Selbourne

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Eyewitness Bloody Sunday is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights

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The Quest for Cosmic Justice is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
The Quest for Cosmic Justice Thomas Sowell The Quest for Cosmic Justice is a book by Thomas Sowell.

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From slavery to freedom is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
From slavery to freedom John Hope Franklin

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Long Walk to Freedom is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
Long Walk to Freedom Nelson Mandela Long Walk to Freedom is an autobiographical work written by South African President Nelson Mandela, and published in 1995 by Little Brown & Co. The book profiles his early life, coming of ...more

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A Vindication of the Rights of... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
A Vindication of the Rights of Woman: With Strictures on Political and Moral Subjects Mary Wollstonecraft A Vindication of the Rights of Woman: with Strictures on Political and Moral Subjects, written by the 18th-century British feminist Mary Wollstonecraft, is one of the earliest works of feminist ...more

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A Vindication of the Rights of... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
A Vindication of the Rights of Men Mary Wollstonecraft A Vindication of the Rights of Men, in a Letter to the Right Honourable Edmund Burke; Occasioned by His Reflections on the Revolution in France is a political pamphlet, written by the ...more

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Parting the Waters: America in... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Books About Human Rights
Parting the Waters: America in the King Years 1954-1963 Taylor Branch America in the King Years is a three-volume history of the Civil Rights Movement by Taylor Branch, which he wrote between 1982 and 2006. The three individual volumes have won a variety of ...more