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Business and Human Rights: A Configurational View of the Antecedents of Human Rights Infringements by Emerging Market Firms.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Business Ethics. Aug2022, Vol. 179 Issue 2, p431-450. 20p. 1 Diagram, 4 Charts.

Abstract:This study investigates the antecedents of human rights infringements (HRIs) by emerging market firms (EFs). We used fuzzy set qualitative comparative analysis (fsQCA) to examine HRIs in 245 firms based in eight emerging markets, between 2003 and 2012....

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Human Rights in the Oil and Gas Industry: When Are Policies and Practices Enough to Prevent Abuse?

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Business & Society. Jul2022, Vol. 61 Issue 6, p1512-1557. 46p.

Abstract:Multinational enterprises are aware of their responsibility to protect human rights now more than ever, but severe human rights violations, including physical integrity abuses (e.g., death, torture, disappearances), continue unabated. To explore this p...

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Human rights for profit: The system-preserving tendencies of the regional human rights courts.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Capital & Class. Jun2022, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p189-209. 21p.

Abstract:This article presents an analysis of the way that profit-making corporations have sought human rights protections in the following two regional human rights courts: the European Court of Human Rights and the Inter-American Court of Human Rights. It see...

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Movement allies: towards an analytical re-classification of civil rights groups in India.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Oxford Development Studies. Jun2022, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p114-125. 12p.

Abstract:In this paper, I propose a different classificatory lens to analyse the collective action of civil rights groups in India. To date, this collective action has been variously classified as 'non-party groups,' 'macro initiatives' for grassroots groups, '...

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Paradox in Leading a Human Rights Funder Network.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Nonprofit Education & Leadership. 2022, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p99-116. 18p.

Abstract:This case study focuses on the leadership of International Human Rights Funders Group (IHRFG), a world-wide network of grantmakers committed to funding human rights efforts around the globe. Solving the many problems in the human rights domain requires...

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The Use of Forced Sterilisation as a Key Component of Population Policy: Comparative Case Studies of China, India, Puerto Rico and Singapore.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Indian Journal of Public Administration. Jun2022, Vol. 68 Issue 2, p271-284. 14p.

Abstract:In the years before the UN international human rights became fundamental values of law and ethics, family planning programmes designed to control population growth were adopted by many countries. This article compares the implementation of sterilisatio...

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Disaggregating Repression: Identifying Physical Integrity Rights Allegations in Human Rights Reports.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International Studies Quarterly. Jun2022, Vol. 66 Issue 2, p1-11. 11p. 1 Diagram, 4 Charts, 2 Graphs.

Abstract:Most cross-national human rights datasets rely on human coding to produce yearly, country-level indicators of state human rights practices. Hand-coding the documents that contain the information on which these scores are based is tedious and time-consu...

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British Academia's Response to the coup d'état in Chile: The Case of Academics for Chile.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Bulletin of Latin American Research. Jul2022, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p373-386. 14p.

Abstract:This article seeks to shed light on British academia's response to the coup d'état in Chile in 1973 from a global history approach, arguing that the concern expressed from the academic world transcended the bipolarity of the global context to appeal to...

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Saving Migrants' Basic Human Rights from Sovereign Rule.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):American Political Science Review. Aug2022, Vol. 116 Issue 3, p954-967. 14p.

Abstract:States cannot legitimately enforce their borders against migrants if dominant conceptions of sovereignty inform enforcement because these conceptions undermine sufficient respect for migrants' basic human rights. Instead, such conceptions lead states t...

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Human Rights and Dissent in Hybrid Environments: The Impact of Shifting Rights Regimes.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Sociological Quarterly. Summer2022, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p541-561. 21p. 1 Diagram.

Abstract:Research indicates that social movements are shaped by increased opportunities and threats, yet this work rarely examines environments of intersecting opportunity and threat. This article extends the literature on political opportunity theory by explai...

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