Human Rights

Cybersecurity and Human Rights in the Age of Cyberveillance  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Nov. 10, 2017
Cybersecurity and Human Rights in the Age of Cyberveillance

Cybersecurity and Human Rights in the Age of Cyberveillance
by Joanna Kulesza and Roy Balleste
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1442260416 | 249 Pages | True PDF | 1.26 MB
Transmitting Rights: International Organizations and the Diffusion of Human Rights Practices

Brian Greenhill - Transmitting Rights: International Organizations and the Diffusion of Human Rights Practices
Published: 2015-12-01 | ISBN: 0190271639, 0190271647 | PDF | 208 pages | 7.88 MB
DAX-Firms and Human Rights: Understanding Institutional and Stakeholder Pressures along the Value Chain

DAX-Firms and Human Rights: Understanding Institutional and Stakeholder Pressures along the Value Chain By Carlo Manuel Drauth
English | PDF | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 241 Pages | ISBN : 3658198826 | 6.15 MB

Carlo Manuel Drauth explores under which conditions multinational enterprises systematically manage their human rights impacts with a view to preventing corporate human rights violations across their operations. Using a multi-method research design and focusing on the 30 largest German firms, the author finds that it is neither institutional forces (e.g., standards or norms) nor stakeholder pressures (e.g., from NGOs or trade unions) alone, but their combined effect that leads to a systematic human rights management at the firm-level.

The Sovereignty of Human Rights [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Nov. 5, 2017
The Sovereignty of Human Rights [Repost]

Patrick Macklem - The Sovereignty of Human Rights
Published: 2015-09-17 | ISBN: 0190267313 | PDF | 272 pages | 1.47 MB
Counter-terrorism and the Prospects of Human Rights: Securitizing Difference and Dissent [Repost]

Counter-terrorism and the Prospects of Human Rights: Securitizing Difference and Dissent by Ipek Demirsu
English | 2 July 2017 | ISBN: 3319508016 | 304 Pages | PDF | 13.46 MB

This book offers a systematic analysis of how the interaction between language of security and language of rights produces policies which not only affect everyday functioning of democracy, but also redefine the understanding of sovereignty.
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 by Gordon Brown
English | Apr. 11, 2016 | ISBN: 1783742186 | 146 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

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 of Human Rights. The result - this volume - offers a 21st-century commentary on the original document, furthering the work of human rights and illuminating the ideal of global citizenship.

Beginning Human Rights Law (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at Nov. 2, 2017
Beginning Human Rights Law (Repost)

Beginning Human Rights Law by Howard Davis
Language: English | 2014 | ISBN: 0415524636, 0415524644 | 184 pages | PDF | 3,95 MB

Whether you’re new to higher education, coming to legal study for the first time or just wondering what Human Rights Law is all about, Beginning Human Rights Law is the ideal introduction to help you hit the ground running.
Counter-Terrorism, Human Rights and the Rule of Law: Crossing Legal Boundaries in Defence of the State (repost)

Counter-Terrorism, Human Rights and the Rule of Law: Crossing Legal Boundaries in Defence of the State by Aniceto Masferrer and Clive Walker
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1781954461 | 360 pages | PDF | 1,8 MB
The Anatomy of Human Rights in Israel: Constitutional Rhetoric and State Practice (repost)

The Anatomy of Human Rights in Israel: Constitutional Rhetoric and State Practice by Assaf Meydani
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1107054575 | ISBN-13: 9781107054578 | 320 pages | PDF | 1,6 MB
From Civil Rights to Human Rights: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Struggle for Economic Justice

From Civil Rights to Human Rights: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Struggle for Economic Justice (Politics and Culture in Modern America) by Thomas F. Jackson
English | December 19, 2006 | ISBN: 0812239695, 0812220897 | EPUB | 472 pages | 1.3 MB