Human rights and the collateral damage of neoliberalism
Whyte, J. (2017). Human rights and the collateral damage of neoliberalism. Theory and Event, 20(1), 137-151. Retrieved from https://muse.jhu.edu/article/646849
This article is a commentary on the article: “What do Human Rights Do? An Anthropological Inquiry” by Talal Asad, Theory & Event, Vol. 4, No. 4 (2000). Talal Asad’s essay was published in the year 2000 in the immediate aftermath of the NATO bombing campaign against Serbia. The author examines Asad’s essay on human rights in the context of an account of the transformation of human rights discourses in the period since its publication.