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Menschenrechte im Unternehmen durchsetzen : Internationale Arbeitnehmerrechte: Die UN-Leitprinzipien als Hebel für Betriebsräte und Gewerkschaften

Menschenrechte im Unternehmen durchsetzen : Internationale Arbeitnehmerrechte: Die UN-Leitprinzipien als Hebel für Betriebsräte und Gewerkschaften

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Abstract: Internationale Arbeitnehmerrechte gewinnen durch die voranschreitende Globalisierung weiter an Bedeutung. Basierend auf Fallstudien und Experteninterviews diskutieren die Autorinnen und Autoren die UN-Leitprinzipien für Wirtschaft und Menschenrechte. D...

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Routledge Handbook of Development Ethics

Routledge Handbook of Development Ethics

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Abstract: The Routledge Handbook of Development Ethics provides readers with insight into the central questions of development ethics, the main approaches to answering them, and areas for future research. Over the past seventy years, it has been argued and incre...

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Healthcare As a Human Rights Issue : Normative Profile, Conflicts and Implementation

Healthcare As a Human Rights Issue : Normative Profile, Conflicts and Implementation

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Abstract: This book deals with various facets of the human right to health: its normative profile as a universal right, current political and legal conflicts and contextualized implementation in different healthcare systems. The authors come from different count...

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Human Rights in Business : Removal of Barriers to Access to Justice in the European Union

Human Rights in Business : Removal of Barriers to Access to Justice in the European Union

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Abstract: The capacity to abuse, or in general affect the enjoyment of human, labour and environmental rights has risen with the increased social and economic power that multinational companies wield in the global economy. At the same time, it appears that it is...

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The Universal Declaration of Human Rights in the 21st Century : A Living Document in a Changing World

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights in the 21st Century : A Living Document in a Changing World

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Abstract: The Global Citizenship Commission was convened, under the leadership of former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown and the auspices of NYU's Global Institute for Advanced Study, to re-examine the spirit and stirring words of The Universal Declaration o...

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Facetten islamischer Welten : Geschlechterordnungen, Frauen- und Menschenrechte in der Diskussion

Facetten islamischer Welten : Geschlechterordnungen, Frauen- und Menschenrechte in der Diskussion

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Abstract: Mit Blick auf die Geschlechterverhältnisse wird der Islam häufig als modernitätsfeindliches religiöses und kulturelles System verstanden und einem westlichen Emanzipationsverständnis gegenübergestellt. Die Beiträge dieses Bandes zeigen, wie unverzichtb...

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Timor-Leste's Bill of Rights : A Preliminary History

Timor-Leste's Bill of Rights : A Preliminary History

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Abstract: The Constitution of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste of 2002 contains over 40 human rights provisions in its Bill of Rights. In addition to providing an overview of the process leading up to the adoption of the Constitution, this book brings toge...

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Kritik der transnationalen Gewalt : Souveränität, Menschenrechte und Demokratie im Übergang zur Weltgesellschaft

Kritik der transnationalen Gewalt : Souveränität, Menschenrechte und Demokratie im Übergang zur Weltgesellschaft

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Abstract: Universalität der Menschenrechte oder einzelstaatliche Souveränität? Dieser Gegensatz entfaltet sich bei nahezu allen internationalen Konflikten. Vertreter beider Prinzipien setzen auf Gewalt als politisches Mittel. In einer Aktualisierung von Hannah A...

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Imagining Human Rights

Imagining Human Rights

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Abstract: Why is it that human rights are considered inviolable norms of justice at local and global scales although the number of their violations has steadily increased in modern history? On the surface, this paradox seems to be reducible to a straightforward ...

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Buddhist Approaches to Human Rights : Dissonances and Resonances

Buddhist Approaches to Human Rights : Dissonances and Resonances

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Abstract: The demonstrations of monks in Tibet and Myanmar (Burma) in recent times as well as the age-old conflict between a predominantly Buddhist population and a Hindu minority in Sri Lanka raise the question of how the issues of human rights and Buddhism are...

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