chapter  1
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Golden Opportunities, Huge Obstacles

The contributors to the three-year dialogue that resulted in this book have been active participants in the movement toward a shared understanding of human rights. That understanding figured prominently in the ending of the cold war. We believe that human rights continue to pose the basic issues for this century and the next This book is at once living history and an attempt to get outside it, to look back in order to see further ahead.