Contesting World Order?: Socioeconomic Rights and Global by Joe Wills

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 international Order? Socioeconomic Rights and worldwide Justice pursuits examines how worldwide justice hobbies have engaged the language of socioeconomic rights to contest worldwide institutional constructions and principles chargeable for contributing to the endurance of serious poverty. Drawing upon views from serious diplomacy stories and the actions of world justice activities, this ebook evaluates the 'counter-hegemonic' power of socioeconomic rights discourse and its means to give a contribution in the direction of an alternative choice to the present neo-liberal 'common feel' of world governance.

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