Joe Wills's Contesting World Order?: Socioeconomic Rights and Global PDF

By Joe Wills

What do equality, dignity and rights suggest in a global the place 8 males personal as a lot wealth as part the world's inhabitants? Contesting global Order? Socioeconomic Rights and international Justice events examines how international justice activities have engaged the language of socioeconomic rights to contest worldwide institutional constructions and ideas accountable for contributing to the patience of serious poverty. Drawing upon views from severe diplomacy stories and the actions of world justice hobbies, this ebook evaluates the 'counter-hegemonic' capability of socioeconomic rights discourse and its ability to give a contribution in the direction of an alternative choice to the existing neo-liberal 'common experience' of world governance.

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