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Business and Human Rights: From Principles to Practice (eBook)

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ISBN13: 9781317563921
Published: April 2016
Publisher: Routledge
Country of Publication: UK
Format: eBook (ePub)
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In a global economy, multinational companies often operate in jurisdictions where governments are either unable or unwilling to uphold even the basic human rights of their citizens.

The expectation that companies respect human rights in their own operations and in their business relationships is now a business reality that corporations need to respond to.

Business and Human Rights: From Principles to Practice is the first comprehensive and interdisciplinary textbook that addresses these issues. It examines the regulatory framework that grounds the business and human rights debate and highlights the business and legal challenges faced by companies and stakeholders in improving respect for human rights, exploring such topics as:

  • the regulatory framework that grounds the business and human rights debate
  • challenges faced by companies and stakeholders in improving human rights
  • industry-specific human rights standards
  • current mechanisms to hold corporations to account
  • future challenges for business and human rights
With supporting case studies throughout, it provides an overview of current themes in the field and guidance on practical implementation demonstrating that a thorough understanding of the human rights challenges faced by business is now vital in any business context.

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Subjects:
Human Rights and Civil Liberties, Commercial Law, eBooks
Contents:
Chapter 1: The Relationship of Human Rights to Business
Chapter 2: The Evolution of Business & Human Rights
Chapter 3: Business and Human Rights: Implementation Challenges
Chapter 4: Defining & Implementing Human Rights Standards Industry by Industry
Chapter 5: Key constituents that drive the implementation of Business and Human Rights
Chapter 6: Accountability and Remedy Mechanisms
Chapter 7: Global Rules, Private Actors: Future Challenges for Business and Human Rights