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Challenges and Paths to Global Justice by H. Richard Friman

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English


  • International relations,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Social Control,
  • Social Justice (Ethics),
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Social justice,
  • General,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Political Science / International Relations,
  • Human rights,
  • Ethics & Moral Philosophy,
  • Globalization,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Human Rights

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8400899M
ISBN 101403975833
ISBN 109781403975836

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"Effective policy-making in the administration of justice requires a solid understanding of public behaviour. This book presents the results of the most wide-ranging survey ever conducted by an independent body or government agency into the experiences of ordinary citizens as they grapple with the kinds of problems that could ultimately end in the civil courts. The focus of this entry, however, will be on global distributive justice in global health. Global justice theories can be classed into four main perspectives: realism, particularism, social Author: Jennifer Prah Ruger. Global justice is the paramount to global security, because injustice can lead to feelings of anger, humiliation, and alienation, which can undermine human dignity. Al-Rodhan argues that humans are primarily driven by emotional self-interest and that protecting humans’ emotional needs is fundamental to human well-being and human dignity.   Let me speak about the challenges of international justice – and more specifically international criminal justice –from where I sit as the Legal Adviser for the US Department of State. The Obama administration has been working hard on this issue. I think you are starting to see the results of that process play out.

A distinction is often drawn between global and international justice. The key point of difference between these two notions involves clarifying the entities among which justice is sought. In international justice the nation or state is taken as the central entity of concern and justice among nations or states is the focus. In the domain of. Book Description. International Practices of Criminal Justice: Social and Legal Perspectives examines the practitioners, practices, and institutions that are transforming the relationship between criminal justice and international governance. The book links two dimensions of international criminal justice, by analyzing the fields of international criminal law and . Climate Justice: Case Studies in Global and Regional Governance Challenges seeks to fill that void, providing an overview of the landscape of climate justice from a variety of legal and geographic perspectives in a case study format. Drawing on the expertise of 29 contributors from 16 countries, the book analyzes climate justice from an Cited by: 4. Read this book on Questia. Twenty years after the establishment of the World Commission on Environment and Development, the 13 contributions in this interdisciplinary volume offer a broad spectrum of perspectives and research-based recommendations on environmental sustainability, social justice and the human enterprise.