Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Economic Globalisation and Human Rights by Wolfgang Benedek

Economic globalisation is one of the guiding paradigms of the twenty-first century. The challenge it implies for human rights is fundamental, and key questions have up to now received no satisfying answers. How can human rights protect human dignity when economic globalisation has an adverse impact on local living conditions? How should human rights evolve in response to a global economy in which non-statal actors are decisive forces? Economic Globalisation and Human Rights was originally published in 2007, and sets out to assess these and other questions to ensure that, as economic globalisation intensifies, human rights take up the central and crucial position that they deserve. Using a multidisciplinary methodology, leading scholars reflect on issues such as the need for global ethics, the localisation of human rights, the role of human rights in WTO law, and efforts to make international economic organisations more accountable and multinational corporations more socially responsible.

Buy Economic Globalisation and Human Rights by Wolfgang Benedek from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780521187633
ISBN-10: 052118763X
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 18mm)
Pages: 350
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 15-Nov-2010
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Economic Globalisation and Human Rights by Wolfgang Benedek

Book Reviews - Economic Globalisation and Human Rights by Wolfgang Benedek

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Economic Globalisation and Human Rights book by Wolfgang Benedek and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review