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A human rights based approach to development in India

Author: Moshe Hirsch; Ashok Kotwal; Bharat Ramaswami
Publisher: Vancouver ; Toronto UBC Press [2019]
Series: Asia Pacific legal culture et globalization
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Over the last twenty years, India has enacted legislation to turn development goals such as food security, primary education, and employment into legal rights for its citizens. But enacting laws is different from implementing them. A Human Rights Based Approach to Development in India examines a diverse range of human development issues over a period of rapid economic growth in India. Demonstrating why  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Human rights based approach to development in India.
Vancouver ; Toronto : UBC Press, 2019
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Moshe Hirsch; Ashok Kotwal; Bharat Ramaswami
ISBN: 9780774860307 0774860308
OCLC Number: 1235888112
Description: xi, 201 Seiten : Illustrationen ; 24 cm
Contents: India's National Food Security Act and the WTO Agreement on Agriculture / Milind Murugkar --
Primary education in India: evidence and practice / Ashok Kotwal, Bharat Ramaswami, and Wilima Wadhwa --
Ensuring the right to work through better governance / Ashwini Kulkarni --
From cautious support to precautionary paralysis: the evolution of India's regulatory regime for transgenics / Milind Kandlikar --
Child malnutrition, infant feeding practices, and nutrition information: evidence from India / Nisha Malhotra --
Foreign direct investment and intergroup disparities in India / Ashwini Deshpande --
Climate change mitigation: the Indian conundrum / Milind Kandlikar and Simon Harding.
Series Title: Asia Pacific legal culture et globalization
Responsibility: edited by Moshe Hirsch, Ashok Kotwal, and Bharat Ramaswami.

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This book demonstrates why economic development is synonymous with institutional development for the furthering of human development issues.  Read more...

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