APSA Article Collection Journal of Human Rights

Journal of Human Rights

In conjunction with the 2018 American Political Science Association conference, the Journal of Human Rights has compiled an Editor’s Choice article collection focusing on this year’s conference theme, Democracy and its Discontents. Enjoy free access to the following articles until 31 October 2018.

Torture

American debates over torture in the context of US foreign policy have re-ignited. JHR has published new work exploring the roots of public opinion and the underlying causes of policy change in relation to torture. Access these articles free for a limited time, and access the corresponding quantitative datasets permanently through Harvard Dataverse.

Populist Backlash against Social Welfare

How has the populist backlash against social welfare guarantees evolved in advanced industrial countries? See this cross-national comparative analysis to understand the roots of shifts in public opinion on economic rights. Access the article free for a limited time, and access the corresponding quantitative datasets permanently through Harvard Dataverse.

Rights of Sexual Minorities

JHR has long been a leading outlet for work on LGBTQI rights. See our most articles and forthcoming work in this area.