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Child-Led Organizations and the Advocacy of Adults: Experiences from Bangladesh and Nicaragua

Manfred Liebel

in Law and Childhood Studies: Current Legal Issues Volume 14

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199652501
eISBN:
9780191739217
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199652501.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Family Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Sixteen years ago, the author of this book was invited to a Children's Rights Congress in Frankfurt am Mainto to speak about his experience with ‘new forms of interest articulation and participation ... More


Privacy and Its Contemporary Context: Why Privacy Is Disappearing

Jon L. Mills

in Privacy: The Lost Right

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195367355
eISBN:
9780199867400
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195367355.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Key members of society — the government, the press, and large corporations — are intruding more into personal privacy. The increase in intrusiveness harms both individuals specifically and society ... More


Principled Labor Law: U.S. Labor Law through a Latin American Method

Sergio Gamonal C. and César F. Rosado Marzán

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190052669
eISBN:
9780190052690
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190052669.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This book provides a Latin American perspective of the “idea” of labor law, which the authors call “principled labor law.” It a jurisprudential method based on worker protection, i.e., the protective ... More


The Labor Dimension of the Emerging Free Trade Area of the Americas

Steve Charnovitz

in Labour Rights as Human Rights

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199281060
eISBN:
9780191700156
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199281060.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Employment Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Negotiations for a Free Trade Area of the Americas (FTAA) began over six years ago and were slated, at the time of writing, to be finished by 2005. The nations of the Americas could certainly benefit ... More


The Legal Framework for Indigenous Peoples’ and Other Public’s Participation in Latin America: The Cases of Argentina, Colombia, and Peru

Lila K. Barrera-Hernández

in Human Rights in Natural Resource Development: Public Participation in the Sustainable Development of Mining and Energy Resources

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199253784
eISBN:
9780191698163
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199253784.003.0016
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The anticipated, unprecedented growth in Latin America's energy development, the accelerated pressure on traditional indigenous lands, resources, and ways of life, and the increasing level of ... More


General Recommendation 34: a contribution to the visibility and inclusion of Afro-descendants in Latin America

Pastor Murillo and Esther Ojulari

in Fifty Years of the International Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Racial Discrimination: A Living Instrument

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781784993047
eISBN:
9781526132284
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784993047.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The chapter analyses the role of CERD in highlighting and addressing the discrimination suffered by Afro-descendants in Latin America. CERD General Recommendation 34 (on people of African descent is ... More


Human Rights: Historical Development and Contemporary Regional Models

Federico Lenzerini

in The Culturalization of Human Rights Law

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199664283
eISBN:
9780191748479
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199664283.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

In order to properly understand whether or not—and, in case, to which extent—human rights standards are universal, it is useful to analyse how the idea of human rights developed within the different ... More


Influence of the ICESCR in Latin America

Mónica Pinto and Martín Sigal

in The Human Rights Covenants at 50: Their Past, Present, and Future

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780198825890
eISBN:
9780191864902
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198825890.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The influence of the ICESCR in Latin America is significant, since countries in the region have increasingly incorporated ESCR into their legal systems during the last three decades. Several national ... More


Raced and Gendered Logics of Immigration Law Enforcement in the United States

Tanya Golash-Boza

in Race, Criminal Justice, and Migration Control: Enforcing the Boundaries of Belonging

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780198814887
eISBN:
9780191852596
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198814887.003.0015
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter considers how biased policing practices, combined with institutional cooperation between immigration and criminal law enforcement agents, influences broader trends in deportation. ... More


Inequality, Taxation, and Public Transfers in Latin America

Michael Hanni and Ricardo Martner

in Tax, Inequality, and Human Rights

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190882228
eISBN:
9780190882266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190882228.003.0024
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter looks at inequality trends and the redistributive potential of fiscal policies in Latin America. It suggests that increased mobilization of tax revenues from the middle class, the ... More


Introduction: A Principled Method, Even for the United States

Gamonal C. Sergio and César F. Rosado Marzán

in Principled Labor Law: U.S. Labor Law through a Latin American Method

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190052669
eISBN:
9780190052690
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190052669.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter introduces the book’s main goal: to provide a “principled labor law” method to decide hard cases. It describes principled labor law as a Latin American method embedded in the principles ... More


Nonwaiver

Gamonal C. Sergio and César F. Rosado Marzán

in Principled Labor Law: U.S. Labor Law through a Latin American Method

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190052669
eISBN:
9780190052690
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190052669.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

Chapter 4 describes the principle of nonwaiver in Latin America focusing on Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and Uruguay. It posits that employers and workers cannot waive labor rights, given by law, ... More


Conclusion: A Universal Idea

Gamonal C. Sergio and César F. Rosado Marzán

in Principled Labor Law: U.S. Labor Law through a Latin American Method

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190052669
eISBN:
9780190052690
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190052669.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter, the book’s conclusion, summarizes the book’s main points and generally describes how the U.S. case illuminates the utility of Latin America and principled labor law for the rest of the ... More


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