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Human Rights from Exclusion to Inclusion; Principles and Practice
Language: en
Pages: 503
Authors: Fons Coomans
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-05-11 - Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers

The UN System in general:.
Corporate Responsibility and Human Rights
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Jide James-Eluyode
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-15 - Publisher: Lexington Books

In Corporate Responsibility and Human Rights, Jide James-Eluyode provides a comprehensive analysis of critical human rights developments and topical issues and trends in corporate social responsibility practices. James-Eluyode examines how corporate entities fulfill their responsibility to respect human rights in general and indigenous peoples’ rights in particular. Given the momentous
In Defense of Politicization of Human Rights
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Elvira Domínguez-Redondo
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-14 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

In Defense of Politicization of Human Rights: The UN Special Procedures constitutes the first comprehensive study of the United Nations Special Procedures, covering their history, methods of work, institutional status, relationship with other politically driven organs, and processes affecting their development. Special Procedures have existed since 1967, nearly as long
Human Rights from a Third World Perspective
Language: en
Pages: 460
Authors: José-Manuel Barreto
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-26 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Globalization, interdisciplinarity, and the critique of the Eurocentric canon are transforming the theory and practice of human rights. This collection takes up the point of view of the colonized in order to unsettle and supplement the conventional understanding of human rights. Putting together insights coming from Decolonial Thinking, the Third
Decolonization and the Evolution of International Human Rights
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Roland Burke
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-06-06 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

In the decades following the triumphant proclamation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948, the UN General Assembly was transformed by the arrival of newly independent states from Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. This diverse constellation of states introduced new ideas, methods, and priorities to the human