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Amnesty International USA

Overview
Works: 585 works in 896 publications in 2 languages and 14,834 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Handbooks and manuals  Conference papers and proceedings  History  Documentary films  Educational films  Trials, litigation, etc  Interactive multimedia  Nonfiction films  Software 
Roles: prn, Other, Producer
Classifications: JC571, 323.0601
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Amnesty International USA
 
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Most widely held works by Amnesty International USA
The Amnesty International handbook by Amnesty International( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Published on Amnesty's 30th anniversary"--Cover
A punishment in search of a crime : Americans speak out against the death penalty by Ian Gray( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amnesty International : the magazine of Amnesty International USA by Amnesty International( )

in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human rights are women's right by Amnesty International( Book )

6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victims of their conscience
"Disappearances," a workbook by Becky Babcock Martos( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

United States of America, rights for all by Amnesty International( Book )

6 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The machinery of death : a shocking indictment of capital punishment in the United States( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human rights violations against the indigenous peoples of the Americas by Amnesty International( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human rights & US security assistance : an Amnesty International USA report on human rights violations in countries receiving US security assistance by Amnesty International USA( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Prepared by the Washington Office of Amnesty International USA in collaboration with its country coordination groups"--Title page verso
"Not part of my sentence" : violations of the human rights of women in custody by Amnesty International( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Electronic version of the report published by Amnesty International in March of 1999
Stonewalled : police abuse and misconduct against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in the U.S.( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broken bodies, shattered minds : torture and ill-treatment of women( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This report is one of a series of publications issued by Amnesty International as part of its worldwide campaign againt torture"--Prelim
Crimes of hate, conspiracy of silence : torture and ill-treatment based on sexual identity( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

6. FLEEING TORTURE BASED ON SEXUAL IDENTITY
Breaking the silence : human rights violations based on sexual orientation by Amnesty International( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forsaken Cries: The Story of Rwanda by Holocaust lectures( Visual )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The video incorporates historical footage of the colonial period, interviews with survivors and analyses of key issues including: international law; history of the Great Lakes region; failure of the international community, US policy and NGOs; the refugee crisis; women's human rights violations; and the war crimes tribunal
In plain sight : a video human rights education program( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A collaborative project between WITNESS and Amnesty International USA that seeks to bring human rights issues and global stories into the classroom through hands-on activites and learning. The In Plain Sight initiative will involve the creation of human rights-based educational materials for six videos co-produced by locally based organizations and WITNESS. These materials will be disseminated to high schools and educators throughout the U.S. to promote an increased understanding of universal human rights standards and our global interconnectedness"--Container
Abuse of women in custody : sexual misconduct and shackling of pregnant women : a state-by-state survey of policies and practices in the U.S.A( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

India : torture, rape & deaths in custody by Amnesty International( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chapters: 1. Torture : patterns and victims
Reasonable fear : human rights and United States refugee policy by Amnesty International( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unmatched power, unmet principles : the human rights dimensions of US training of foreign military and police forces( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This document reviews the record of U.S. training in countries such as Colombia, Indonesia, and Rwanda, where military forces have committed serious human rights violations, describes how secrecy and lack of oversight around U.S. foreign military and police training increases the risk that the U.S. may train forces that could later violate human rights, and offers recommendations to the U.S. government on improving oversight, transparency, and accountability of U.S. training of foreign forces
 
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United States of America, rights for all
Alternative Names
A.I.U.S.A.

AIUSA

Amnesty International of the United States

Amnesty International of the USA

Amnesty international Section américaine

Amnesty International (U.S.)

Amnesty International U.S.A.

Amnesty International U.S. Section

Amnesty International US Section

Amnesty International USA

Anistia Internacional dos Estados Unidos

عفو بین‌الملل ایالات متحده آمریکا

アムネスティ・インターナショナルUSA

國際特赦組織 (美國)

Languages
English (110)

French (1)

Covers
Stonewalled : police abuse and misconduct against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in the U.S.Broken bodies, shattered minds : torture and ill-treatment of womenCrimes of hate, conspiracy of silence : torture and ill-treatment based on sexual identityAbuse of women in custody : sexual misconduct and shackling of pregnant women : a state-by-state survey of policies and practices in the U.S.A