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Pathfinder - Human Rights

Scope Note :

Here are entered works on the rights of persons regardless of their legal, socioeconomic or cultural status and as recognized by the international community. [Quoted from: Library of Congress Subject Headings and http://proquest.umi.com/]

Use For :

  • Basic rights
  • Civil rights (International law)
  • Rights, Human
  • Rights of man

Related Terms :

  • Atrocities
  • Capital punishment
  • Civil liberties
  • Constitutional amendments
  • Constitutions
  • Emancipation
  • Equal Rights Amendment--ERA
  • False arrests and convictions
  • Freedoms
  • Gay rights movement
  • Inequality
  • Liberation theology
  • Native rights
  • Prisoner treatment
  • Sanctuary movement
  • Social justice
  • Torture

Narrower Terms :

  • Americans with Disabilities Act 1990-US
  • Civil rights
  • Children's rights
  • Due process of law
  • Equality
  • Freedom of assembly
  • Freedom of information
  • Freedom of movement
  • Freedom of religion
  • Freedom of speech
  • Right to health care
  • Right to labor
  • Right to life
  • Slavery � Law and legislation
  • Women's rights

BOOKS

Reference sources located at the Information-Reference Section, 2nd floor:
Texts located at the Circulation Section 3rd, floor:  
H5 Texts located at the Filipiniana Section, 4th floor: /H5
Texts located at the AGH Library, 2nd floor, Br. Andrew Gonzalez Hall:
Texts located at the Special Collection, Archives Section, 4th floor:

o American Studies Resource Center (ASRC), 1st floor:

o European Documentation and Research Centre (EDRC), 1st floor:

o Sotto Collection, Archives, 4th floor:

PERIODICALS
PRINT (Periodicals Section, 2nd floor) 

PRINT (AGH Library, 2nd floor)

ELECTRONIC 

PROQUEST Online
http://www.umi.com/pqdauto

J-STOR
http://www.jstor.org/

Political Science: A SAGE Full-Text Collection 1890 - current
http://online.sagepub.com/collection.dtl?coll=POLI

ARTICLES
(Periodicals Section, 2nd floor) 

VERTICAL FILE 
(Information-Reference Section, 2nd floor)

FACULTY PUBLICATIONS
(Archives Section, 4th floor) 

THESES AND DISSERTATION 
LOCAL
(Archives Section, 4th floor)

FOREIGN
(ProQuest Digital Dissertations)

AUDIO VISUAL MATERIALS
(Systems Services, 2nd floor, Room 202-203)

  • Around the world [videorecording]. Anchored by Charlayne Hunter-Gault ; produced by Globalvision for the International Center for Global Communications Foundation. V001772
  • On Manero ; almost kidnapped ; Sister activists ; EDSA 2000 [videorecording]. V002210
  • Peace today [videorecording] : a legacy for tomorrow's children. Produced by Ateneo Center for Social Policy and Public Affairs of the Ateneo de Manila University ; writers, G. Tecson Prado, Boboy Yonzon, Paulyn Sicam ; editor, Emy Santiago. JC571
  • The power of human rights [videorecording]. Anchored by Charlayne Hunter-Gault ; produced by Globalvision for the International Center for Global Communications Foundation. V001768
  • Pushing the parameters [videorecording] : lawyering for the people. Produced by Kodao Productions for Counsels for the Defense of Liberties. JC599. P6
  • Trabahong pamatay ; Lumad sa kuko ng pag-unlad ; Tribong Subanon [videorecording]. producer, Albert Sumaya, Jr. ; reporter, Twink Macaraig ; production assistant, Abbie Lara, Kala Sukib ; producer, Love B. Anover ; reporter, Twink Macaraig ; production assistant., Garlie Garcia. V002135
  • U. S. & Canada [videorecording]. Anchored by Charlayne Hunter-Gault ; produced by Globalvision for the International Center for Global Communications Foundation. V001771
  • Women under attack [videorecording]. Anchored by Charlayne Hunter-Gault ; produced by Globalvision for the International Center for Global Communications Foundation. V001770
  • The world's children [videorecording]. Anchored by Charlayne Hunter-Gault ; produced by Globalvision for the International Center for Global Communications Foundation. V001769

(Filipiniana Section, 4th floor)

INTERNET WEBSITES 

Amnesty International
http://www.amnesty.org/
[Retrieved February 24, 2010]

Searchable by country and by topic, this homepage of the Amnesty International which is a worldwide movement of people who campaign for internationally recognized human rights for all provides links to news and information on human rights.

Human Rights Philippines
http://www.humanrights.gov.ph/
[Retrieved February 24, 2010]

This searchable search engine of the Human Rights Philippines contains links to bill of rights, social justice and HR, human rights pledge, UN agreement and state of the nation address 2009. Links to news archives, republic acts, executive issuances, speeches and other institutions pertaining to Philippine Human rights are also included.

Human Rights Web
http://www.hrweb.org/
[Retrieved February 24, 2010]

This page contains links to vital information about human rights such as legal and political documents from the United Nations, issues, debates and discussions. It also includes links to Human Rights organizations & resources.

United for Human Rights Organization
http://www.humanrights.com/#/home
[Retrieved February 24, 2010]

This site contains links to information about the universal declaration of human rights, film that defines what human rights are, youth for human rights, human rights resources, human rights petitions and educational materials.

United Nations Human Rights
http://www.un.org/en/rights/
[Retrieved February 24, 2010]

This searchable webpage of the United Nations Human Rights contains links to peace and security, development, human rights, humanitarian affairs and international law. It also provides links to UN offices, news and tools such as research guide, treaties, special procedures of the Human Rights Council and definitions of human rights.


Should you have suggestions on this pathfinder, please contact any of the Information-Reference staff at reference@dlsu.edu.ph or call + (632) 5244611 local 620.

Compiled by: Ms. Marita G. Valerio.
Date: February 2010