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Vol 22 No 4 April/May 2017

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Making Human Rights Work Globally

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ISBN13: 9781904385080
ISBN: 1904385087
Published: June 2003
Publisher: Routledge-Cavendish
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £40.99



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This book is one of the first studies in the new field of the sociology of human rights,and it centres its analysis on labour rights. Such rights are of critical importance in this field, work being the defining aspect of many peoples lives and a central concern of sociology. It advances both critical analysis and positive alternatives for reform, and evaluates human rights law in a diverse array of countries (including the UK, the US, China, France, Sweden, Australia, Japan, Argentina, Brazil, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Singapore). This groundbreaking book will be of interest to those in the fields of labour law, sociology, human rights and international law.

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Subjects:
Human Rights and Civil Liberties
Contents:
Human Rights as Means; Theorising a Global Social Fact; International Human Rights and the Silence Concerning Social Difference; The Plural Forms of Labour Rights and the Possibility of Translation; Making Human Rights Work in Familialist Societies; Justiciability and the Need for Cosmopolitan 'Core' Labour Standards; Making Labour Rights Justiciable in China; Making Work for Human Rights.