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Not enough : human rights in an unequal world
Not enough : human rights in an unequal world
Moyn, Samuel2018
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The age of human rights has been kindest to the rich. As state violations of political rights garnered attention, a commitment to material equality disappeared and market fundamentalism emerged as the dominant economic force. Samuel Moyn asks why we chose not to challenge wealth and neglected the demands of a broader social and economic justice.--
AUTHOR:
Imprint:
Cambridge, MA : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2018.
Collation:
xii, 277 pages ; 25 cm.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Jacobin legacy: the origins of social justice -- National welfare and the universal declaration -- FDR's second bill -- Globalizing welfare after empire -- Basic needs and human rights -- Global ethics from equality to subsistence -- Human rights in the neoliberal maelstrom -- Conclusion: Croseus's world.
ISBN:
9780674737563
Dewey class:
323.09
Language:
English
Added title:
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Beaumaris LibrarySociety and Beliefs323.09 MOYAvailable
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