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Globalization, International Law, and Human Rights

Jeffery F. Addicott, Md Jahid Hossain Bhuiyan, and Tareq M.R. Chowdhury


This volume analyses human rights in the context of globalization. Focusing on a broad range of human rights themes, it examines the human rights experiences of various countries. It covers important contemporary issues such as the relationship between human rights and globalization, climate change, unbridled corporate capitalism, global terrorism, and globalization and its impact on trade, investments, and people’s movement. Establishing an interface between good governance and human rights, the work emphasizes the significance of new modern rights such as fundamental right to water. The volu ... More

Keywords: human rights, globalization, climate change, corporate capitalism, terrorism, trade, investment, and human rights, people’s movement

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2011 Print ISBN-13: 9780198074151
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2012 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198074151.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Jeffery F. Addicott, editor
St Mary's University School of Law, San Antonio, Texas

Md Jahid Hossain Bhuiyan, editor
ASA University, Bangladesh

Tareq M.R. Chowdhury, editor
ASA University, Bangladesh