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Defending human rights and democracy in the era of globalization [electronic resource] / Christina Akrivopoulou, editor.

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Hershey, Pennsylvania (701 E. Chocolate Avenue, Hershey, PA 17033, USA) : IGI Global, [2017]
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1 online resource (PDFs (421 pages) :) illustrations.
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Subjects:
Human rights.
Democracy.
Globalization -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Political participation.
Summary:
This book presents the latest research on the effects of a globalized society regarding issues relating to social ethics and civil rights, highlighting relevant concepts on political autonomy, migration, and asylum.
Contents:
Globalization and human rights: how globalization can be a tool to protect the human rights / Soumi Banerjee
Globalization as a new framework for human rights protection / Reannon Navaratnam, Isabelle Yeeun Lee
Human rights conditionality in the EU's newly concluded association agreements with the eastern partners / Szilárd Gáspár-Szilágyi
The evolution of cyberspace, the blogo-sphere, and their impact on political autonomy and political participation / Michael Wabomba Masinde
Free media and democracy in the age of globalization: an analysis of Turkish leading newspaper / Moazzam Naseer, Celalettin Aktas, Hassan Shehzad
Democracy and child rights protection: the problem of the Nigerian constitution / Oluwafifehan Ogunde
Environmentally forced migration and human rights / J. M. M. van der Vliet-Bakker
Refoulement and refugees / Jasper MacLennan Sugars
Recent developments in international relations in the light of the Syrian crisis / Alexia-Nefeli Douma
Rights of nature to protect human rights in times of environmental crisis / Susana Borràs
Language human rights: a new right rising in the era of globalization / Hossein Davari
Farmer suicides in India: a case of globalisation compromising on human rights / Saloni Jain, Khushboo Sukhwani
States' procedural obligations regarding private military and security companies' activities / Zafeiris Tsiftzis
Sports and human rights from an ethical perspective: the relevance of human rights for sports / Peter G. Kirchschlaeger.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on title screen (IGI Global, viewed 10/12/2016).
Contributor:
Akrivopoulou, Christina, editor.
IGI Global, publisher.
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Print version:
ISBN:
9781522507246
1522507248
9781522507239
OCLC:
960848605
Publisher Number:
10.4018/978-1-5225-0723-9 doi
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.