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The Resource Human rights in the world community : issues and action, edited by Burns H. Weston and Anna Grear

Human rights in the world community : issues and action, edited by Burns H. Weston and Anna Grear

Label
Human rights in the world community : issues and action
Title
Human rights in the world community
Title remainder
issues and action
Statement of responsibility
edited by Burns H. Weston and Anna Grear
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
PU/DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
K3240
LC item number
.H8573 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1933-2015
  • 1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Weston, Burns H.
  • Grear, Anna
Series statement
Pennsylvania studies in human rights
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human rights
  • Human rights
  • Menschenrecht
Label
Human rights in the world community : issues and action, edited by Burns H. Weston and Anna Grear
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes filmography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Human rights : concept and content / Burns H. Weston -- "Framing the project" of international human rights law : reflections on the dysfunctional "family" of the Universal Declaration / Anna Grear -- Capabilities, human rights, and the Universal Declaration / Martha C. Nussbaum -- Universalism versus cultural relativism : an appeal for respectful decision-making / Burns H. Weston -- Globalization and human rights / Robert McCorquodale and Richard Fairbrother -- Human rights in the twenty-first century : take a walk on the dark side / Ratna Kapur -- Toward a new sociology of rights : a genealogy of "buried bodies" of citizenship and human rights / Margaret R. Somers and Christopher N.J. Roberts -- Genocide / Claudia Card -- Law, otherness, and human trafficking / Jonathan Todres -- Torture and positive law / Jeremy Waldron -- Civil rights / Richard B. Lillich -- Equality and non-discrimination / Daniel Moeckli -- Racism : a threat to global peace / Ineke van der Valk -- International human rights and body politics / Fiona Beveridge and Siobhan Mullally -- Borders, boundaries, and citizenship / Seyla Benhabib -- Another step toward indivisibility : key features of violations of economic, social, and cultural rights / Scott Leckie -- The new discourse of labor rights : from social to fundamental rights? / Judy Fudge -- The right to health : key objectives, themes, and interventions / Paul Hunt -- Food sovereignty : a new rights framework for food and nature / Hannah Wittman -- The right to education and to human rights education / Richard Pierre Claude and Felisa L. Tibbitts -- Culture as an activity and human right / Cindy Holder -- On fragile architecture : the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in the context of human rights / Karen Engle -- The right to development : the politics and polemics of power and resistance / Bonny Ibhawoh -- Do human rights help or hinder environmental protection? / Conor Gearty -- Peace : a sacred right / Douglas Roche -- What has become of the emerging right to democratic governance? / Susan Marks -- Human rights : prescription and enforcement / Burns H. Weston -- How is international human rights law enforced? / Harold Hongju Koh -- Human rights as myth and ceremony? Reevaluating the effectiveness of human rights treaties, 1981-2007 / Wade M. Cole -- The United Nations and human rights / Stephen P. Marks -- Breakthroughs, burdens, and backlash : what future for regional human rights systems? / Dinah L. Shelton -- Searching for a jurisprudence of conscience : international criminal accountability and humanitarian intervention / Richard A. Falk -- Human rights accountability in domestic courts : corporations and extraterritoriality / Anna Grear and Burns H. Weston -- What do human rights NGOs do? / Richard Pierre Claude -- International law's invisible hand and the future of corporate accountability for violations of human rights / Penelope Simons -- The human right to revolution / Jordan J. Paust -- American exceptionalism and human rights / Michael Ignatieff -- Corporations, human rights, and the age of globalization : another look at the "dark side" in the twenty-first century / Anna Grear -- Citizenship and human rights in the age of globalization / Tony Evans
Control code
925410960
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Fourth edition
Extent
xxxiii, 456 pages
Isbn
9780812247381
Lccn
2015039992
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)925410960
Label
Human rights in the world community : issues and action, edited by Burns H. Weston and Anna Grear
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes filmography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Human rights : concept and content / Burns H. Weston -- "Framing the project" of international human rights law : reflections on the dysfunctional "family" of the Universal Declaration / Anna Grear -- Capabilities, human rights, and the Universal Declaration / Martha C. Nussbaum -- Universalism versus cultural relativism : an appeal for respectful decision-making / Burns H. Weston -- Globalization and human rights / Robert McCorquodale and Richard Fairbrother -- Human rights in the twenty-first century : take a walk on the dark side / Ratna Kapur -- Toward a new sociology of rights : a genealogy of "buried bodies" of citizenship and human rights / Margaret R. Somers and Christopher N.J. Roberts -- Genocide / Claudia Card -- Law, otherness, and human trafficking / Jonathan Todres -- Torture and positive law / Jeremy Waldron -- Civil rights / Richard B. Lillich -- Equality and non-discrimination / Daniel Moeckli -- Racism : a threat to global peace / Ineke van der Valk -- International human rights and body politics / Fiona Beveridge and Siobhan Mullally -- Borders, boundaries, and citizenship / Seyla Benhabib -- Another step toward indivisibility : key features of violations of economic, social, and cultural rights / Scott Leckie -- The new discourse of labor rights : from social to fundamental rights? / Judy Fudge -- The right to health : key objectives, themes, and interventions / Paul Hunt -- Food sovereignty : a new rights framework for food and nature / Hannah Wittman -- The right to education and to human rights education / Richard Pierre Claude and Felisa L. Tibbitts -- Culture as an activity and human right / Cindy Holder -- On fragile architecture : the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in the context of human rights / Karen Engle -- The right to development : the politics and polemics of power and resistance / Bonny Ibhawoh -- Do human rights help or hinder environmental protection? / Conor Gearty -- Peace : a sacred right / Douglas Roche -- What has become of the emerging right to democratic governance? / Susan Marks -- Human rights : prescription and enforcement / Burns H. Weston -- How is international human rights law enforced? / Harold Hongju Koh -- Human rights as myth and ceremony? Reevaluating the effectiveness of human rights treaties, 1981-2007 / Wade M. Cole -- The United Nations and human rights / Stephen P. Marks -- Breakthroughs, burdens, and backlash : what future for regional human rights systems? / Dinah L. Shelton -- Searching for a jurisprudence of conscience : international criminal accountability and humanitarian intervention / Richard A. Falk -- Human rights accountability in domestic courts : corporations and extraterritoriality / Anna Grear and Burns H. Weston -- What do human rights NGOs do? / Richard Pierre Claude -- International law's invisible hand and the future of corporate accountability for violations of human rights / Penelope Simons -- The human right to revolution / Jordan J. Paust -- American exceptionalism and human rights / Michael Ignatieff -- Corporations, human rights, and the age of globalization : another look at the "dark side" in the twenty-first century / Anna Grear -- Citizenship and human rights in the age of globalization / Tony Evans
Control code
925410960
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Fourth edition
Extent
xxxiii, 456 pages
Isbn
9780812247381
Lccn
2015039992
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)925410960

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