The Politics of Leverage in International Relations

Name, Shame, and Sanction

  • H. Richard Friman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Introduction: Unpacking the Mobilization of Shame

  3. Revisiting Human Rights Naming and Shaming

  4. Naming and Shaming Beyond Human Rights

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 219-251

About this book


This unique volume unpacks the concept and practice of naming and shaming by examining how governments, NGOs and international organisations attempt to change the behaviour of targeted actors through public exposure of violations of normative standards and legal commitments.


International Relations Shaming Sanctions Leverage Human Rights Transnational Crime Corporate Social Responsibility Transitional Justice Norm Diffusion government human rights IGH International Organisations international organizations international relations

Editors and affiliations

  • H. Richard Friman
    • 1
  1. 1.Marquette UniversityMilwaukeeUSA

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