Development and Rights (Development in Practice Readers)

by Deborah Eade

Publisher: Oxfam

Written in English
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  • Development economics,
  • Development studies,
  • Human rights,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • General,
  • Politics - Current Events
  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8301172M
    ISBN 100855984066
    ISBN 109780855984069

The contributions to this volume span the fast-growing areas of ‘law and development’, ‘transitional justice’ and ‘human rights’. The participating authors are well aware of the challenges which arise out of the attempt both to cross and to relativise boundaries, as well as to bridge discourses. the development process, with economic growth, described as an imperfect proxy for more general welfare, or as a means toward enhanced human development. This debate has broadened the definitions and goals of development but still needs to define the important interrelations between human development (HD) and economic growth (EG). From what are permitted development rules to what exactly you can build without planning permission, read our advice for building an extension or renovation with permitted development rights so you can assess if you need planning permission. Software Rights. How Patent Law Transformed Software Development in America. Gerardo Con Diaz. and new cultures of computing usage and development transformed software into one of the most controversial technologies ever to encounter the American patent system. By bringing together technology, industry, and law, this book sets a new.

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Development, Human Rights and the Rule of Law is a collection of papers that covers various concerns in the preservation of human rights in the context of development and legal systems. The title details the concept of “development,” “human rights,” and the “right to development.”.

The s represented a shift in the international development agenda in the direction of a greater emphasis on rights and democracy.

This brought many positive changes in women's rights and political representation as well as in human rights more : $ But Human Rights and Development is much more than a "how to" book for practitioners.

It is also a major scholar’s profound, passionate, and clearly written analysis of the need to effect principled social change throughout the global arena that solidifies rather than fragments our common humanity.

Development and Rights book Introduction. This open access book analyses the interplay of sustainable development and human rights from different perspectives including fight against poverty, health, gender equality, working conditions, climate change and the role of private actors.

Each aspect is addressed from a more human rights-focused angle and a development-policy angle. Human Rights Books / Home / Sort by: Page. of 5. Showing results: of Alleem Sustainable Development Goals-book Summary. Rashid Alleem | Human Rights Rating: Rated: 0 times Format: PDF, ePub, Kindle, TXT.

Published: Oct Downloads: 10 Pages: This is a book about sustainability in brief; and is universal in its approach to a. In this thought‐ provoking book, Jean‐ Pierre Chauffour argues that the answer depends on the place given to freedom in both human rights and development.

When freedom advances, prosperity and. The book is a collection of twelve articles which have the overarching goal to evaluate how technology can improve the protection of human rights and help us achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The authors are human rights professors and researchers from all over the world, interested in a variety of development topics.

Books like Universal Human Rights in Theory and Practice by Jack Donnelly, The Tyranny of Experts by William Easterly, Development as Freedom by Amartya Sen, Human Trafficking: Interdisciplinary Perspectives by Mary C.

Burke, and Disposable People by Kevin Bales are all human rights texts that present unique perspectives and information while challenging readers to bring together knowledge and actions in effective ways. These books are useful adds to any human rights.

Abstract. The right to development and the right to the environment are both third-generation rights, closely related to human development and world peace.

Development and Rights book developing countries, there is a de facto conflict between development and the environment, which leads to serious consequences.

To coordinate development and the environment, countries take the path of. In taking a child rights-based approach to sustainable development, this volume defines and identifies children as the subjects of development, and explores how their rights can be respected.

Whereas that book is diagnostic, Human Rights and Development is prescriptive - a response to requests from development and human rights organizations to help them eff Whereas that book is diagnostic, Human Rights and Development is prescriptive - a response to requests from development and human rights organizations to help them effect strategies for reducing conflict and improving human rights /5.

Gender Justice, Development, and Rights reflects on this ambivalent record, and on the significance accorded in international development policy to rights and democracy in the post-Cold War era.

He specifically advances an analysis of the need to effect social change at a global level and advocates a rights-based approach to economic development. Chapters address legal challenges, political conditionality, positive support, remaining questions, and related topics.

Annotation © Book News, Inc., Portland, ORPrice: $   of development. The New Lexicon Webster's Dictionary of the English language describes the 'Human Rights' expression as 'the right to. the fulfillment of such vital needs as food, shelter, health.

This book addresses the legal issues raised by the interaction between human rights and development in contemporary international law. In particular, it charts the parameters of international law that states have to take into account in order to protect human rights in the process of development.

In doing so, it departs from traditional analyses, where human rights are mainly considered as a. In this context the right to an adequate standard of living (including access to food, water and housing), the right to health and the right to social security are of particular importance – human rights that will play a key role in the design of the Post Development Agenda, which is currently being negotiated as a framework to succeed the Millennium Development Goals.

The book provides an overview of the main. The Convention is a human rights instrument with an explicit social development dimension.

It reaffirms that all persons with all types of disabilities must enjoy all human rights and fundamental. The right includes 1) people-centred development, identifying "the human person" as the central subject, participant and beneficiary of development; 2) a human rights-based approach specifically requiring that development is to be carried out in a manner "in which all human rights and fundamental freedoms can be fully realized"; 3) participation, calling for the "active, free and meaningful participation" of people in.

The aim of sustainable development is to balance our economic, environmental and social needs, allowing prosperity for current and future generations.

Countries must be allowed to meet their basic needs of employment, food, energy, water and sanitation. There is a clear relationship between the three topics of the book: right to education has been recognized as a human right - education has a. Book Description Through a cross-cultural and multi-disciplinary approach, this introductory textbook focuses on critical issues of development, environment, and cultural conflicts facing most area of the non-Western world.

Areas covered include China, Japan, Southeast Asia, the Indian subcontinent, the Middle East, and sub-Saharan Africa. Abstract: The fiftieth anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights prompts a re-examination of the links between ‘development’ and the range of economic, social, political and cultural rights enshrined within it.

Participation rights, which involve children asserting claims to adult liberties, appeared in conjunction with the human rights movement in the second half of the 20th century.

The 54 articles in the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child are divided into four groups that involve survival, protection, development and participation.

Globalisation, Development and Child Rights book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Contributed articles presented earlier at a wo. development, in which all human rights and fundamental freedoms can be fully realized.” (ArticleDeclaration on the Right to Development).

Development as Freedom is a popular summary of economist Amartya Sen's work on development. In it he explores the relationship between freedom and development, the ways in which freedom is both a basic constituent of development in itself and an enabling key to other aspects.

"Political rights, including freedom of expression and discussion. The MA in Development and Human Rights combines insights from the fields of development studies, politics, and international law. You will examine critical global issues facing the 21st century societies through a dynamic course that combines theoretical and applied perspectives.

Taught by leading. This book explores the philosophical, theoretical and legal bases that underpin the linkage between human rights and the environment. Such linkage, grounded in reality, is an innovative way of addressing environmental issues through the lens of a well-established international human rights system.

The book argues that a new set of environmental rights is gradually forging its way into. Reflects the significance accorded in international development policy to rights and democracy in the post-Cold War era.

Key items on the contemporary policy agenda - neo-liberal economic and social policies; democracy; and multiculturalism - are addressed here by scholars and regional specialists through theoretical reflections and case studies.

"Gender Justice, Development, and Rights reflects on the significance accorded in international development policy to rights and democracy in the post-Cold War era. Key items on the contemporary policy agenda - neo-liberal economic and social policies, democracy, and multi-culturalism - are addressed here by leading scholars and regional.

Chapter 6: Active, free and meaningful participation in development. Chapter 7: Equality, non-discrimination and fair distribution of the benefits of development.

Chapter 8: The human rights-based approach to development in the era of globalization. Chapter 9: A human rights approach to democratic governance and development. Chapter Poverty. The book asks what India and China can learn from each other, and whether there is any possibility of synergy.

The book provides a real-life understanding of how IP laws interact with innovation and economic development in the six selected economic sectors in China and India.This book dissects and critically examines the matrix of Africa s multifaceted problems on governance, democracy and development in an attempt to proffer enduring solutions to the continent s long-standing political and socio-economic quandaries and hitches.

Contributions are by African scholars and researchers from different disciplinary.Cambridge Core - UN and International Organisations - The Millennium Development Goals and Human Rights - edited by Malcolm Langford.