Titolo: The Business of Human Rights: An Evolving ...
Casa editrice: Zed Books
Condizione libro: Very Good
1848138636 Crisp, clean, unread hardcover with light shelfwear to the boards, no dust jacket as issued with a publisher's mark to one edge - Nice!. Codice inventario libreria Z1848138636Z2
Riassunto: In a time when multinational corporations have become truly globalised, demands for global standards on their behaviour are increasingly difficult to dismiss. Work conditions in sweatshops, widespread destruction of the environment, and pharmaceutical trials in third world countries are only the tip of the iceberg. This timely collection of essays addresses the interface between the calls for corporate social responsibility (CSR) and the demands for an extension of international human rights standards. Scholars from a vast variety of backgrounds provide expert yet accessible accounts of questions of law, politics, economics and international relations and how they relate to one another, while also encouraging non-legal perspectives on how businesses operate within and around human rights. The result is an essential incursion for a wide range of scholars, practitioners and students in law, development, business studies and international studies, in this emerging area of human rights.
Sinossi: The Business of Human Rights is an essential text that provides a human rights framework to facilitate a critical approach to corporate responsibilities, and the place of these responsibilities within society across the globe. It provides for the reader a unique introduction to many questions of law, politics, economics, and international relations and how they relate to one another, while also encouraging non-legal perspectives on business organizations.
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Libreria AbeBooks dal: 7 giugno 2002
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