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The Resource Economic rights in Canada and the United States, edited by Rhoda E. Howard-Hassmann and Claude E. Welch, Jr

Economic rights in Canada and the United States, edited by Rhoda E. Howard-Hassmann and Claude E. Welch, Jr

Label
Economic rights in Canada and the United States
Title
Economic rights in Canada and the United States
Statement of responsibility
edited by Rhoda E. Howard-Hassmann and Claude E. Welch, Jr
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume explains how economic rights are realized--or violated--in Canada and the United States. Contributors analyze the philosophy, law, and politics of these rights and discuss specific issues such as poverty, health care, and the rights of people with disabilities
Member of
Cataloging source
CN8ML
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Welch, Claude Emerson
  • Howard-Hassmann, Rhoda E.
Series statement
Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights
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  • Equality
  • Capitalism
  • Human rights
  • Human rights
  • United States
  • Canada
  • United States
  • Canada
  • LAW
  • Capitalism
  • Economic policy
  • Equality
  • Human rights
  • Social policy
  • Canada
  • United States
Label
Economic rights in Canada and the United States, edited by Rhoda E. Howard-Hassmann and Claude E. Welch, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
OldControl:muse9780812204780
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-260) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents ; Introduction: Looking at Ourselves ; Part I. Philosophy, Law, and Politics of Economic Rights ; Chapter 1. Justifying Socioeconomic Rights ; Chapter 2. International Law of Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights: A U.S. Perspective ; Chapter 3. On the Margins of the Human Rights Discourse: Foreign Policy and International Welfare Rights ; Part II. Poverty ; Chapter 4. Homelessness in Canada and the United States ; Chapter 5. Welfare Racism and Human Rights ; Chapter 6. The Movement to End Poverty in the United States
  • Part III. Contentious and Emerging Issues Chapter 7. So Close and Yet So Different: The Right to Health Care in the United States and Canada ; Chapter 8. International Labor Rights and North American Labor Law ; Chapter 9. Deconstructing Barriers: The Promise of Socioeconomic Rights for People with Disabilities in Canada ; Chapter 10. The Economic Rights of Migrant and Immigrant Workers in Canada and the United States ; Part IV. A European Comparison ; Chapter 11. The Netherlands: A Walhalla of Economic and Social Rights? ; Appendices
  • 1. International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights 2. Excerpts from President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's State of the Union Address, January 6, 1941 ; 3. Excerpts from President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's State of the Union Address, January 11, 1944 ; List of Abbreviations; Notes; List of Contributors; Index; Acknowledgments
Control code
ocn794702130
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 276 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812220933
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812204780
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794702130
Label
Economic rights in Canada and the United States, edited by Rhoda E. Howard-Hassmann and Claude E. Welch, Jr
Publication
Note
OldControl:muse9780812204780
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-260) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents ; Introduction: Looking at Ourselves ; Part I. Philosophy, Law, and Politics of Economic Rights ; Chapter 1. Justifying Socioeconomic Rights ; Chapter 2. International Law of Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights: A U.S. Perspective ; Chapter 3. On the Margins of the Human Rights Discourse: Foreign Policy and International Welfare Rights ; Part II. Poverty ; Chapter 4. Homelessness in Canada and the United States ; Chapter 5. Welfare Racism and Human Rights ; Chapter 6. The Movement to End Poverty in the United States
  • Part III. Contentious and Emerging Issues Chapter 7. So Close and Yet So Different: The Right to Health Care in the United States and Canada ; Chapter 8. International Labor Rights and North American Labor Law ; Chapter 9. Deconstructing Barriers: The Promise of Socioeconomic Rights for People with Disabilities in Canada ; Chapter 10. The Economic Rights of Migrant and Immigrant Workers in Canada and the United States ; Part IV. A European Comparison ; Chapter 11. The Netherlands: A Walhalla of Economic and Social Rights? ; Appendices
  • 1. International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights 2. Excerpts from President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's State of the Union Address, January 6, 1941 ; 3. Excerpts from President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's State of the Union Address, January 11, 1944 ; List of Abbreviations; Notes; List of Contributors; Index; Acknowledgments
Control code
ocn794702130
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 276 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812220933
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812204780
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794702130

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