Human Rights and Development

International Views

  • David P. Forsythe

Part of the International Political Economy Series book series (IPES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. The Private Sector

  3. The Public Sector

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119
    2. Michael Stohl, David Carlton, Mark Gibney, Geoffrey Martin
      Pages 196-212
    3. Rhoda E. Howard
      Pages 213-234
  4. Country Studies

About this book

Introduction

This collection of papers presents an argument in support of action for human rights in the Third World, emphasizing not economic or historical determinism but rather the importance of political choice by elites in deciding which rights to violate or respect.

Keywords

action development human rights Third World

Editors and affiliations

  • David P. Forsythe
    • 1
  1. 1.University of NebraskaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-19967-9
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1989
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-333-45988-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-19967-9
  • About this book