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Law, infrastructure, and human rights

Author: Michael Likosky
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006.
Series: Law in context.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book analyzes how human rights are handled in varied contexts and then assesses the feasibility of a common international institutional solution under the auspices of the United Nations to the alleged problem of the inability to translate human rights into practice."--Jacket.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Likosky
ISBN: 052185962X 0521676886 9780521859622 9780521676885
OCLC Number: 63122763
Description: ix, 230 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Transnational public-private partnerships --
Human rights risks --
Iraq --
Antiterrorism --
Banks --
EU enlargement --
Antipoverty --
Toward a human rights unit.
Series Title: Law in context.
Responsibility: Michael B. Likosky.
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