Democratization and the Protection of Human Rights: Challenges and Contradictions

Synopsis

Are the global trends toward democratization and neoliberal economic development also providing enhanced protection for human rights? In this edited collection of theoretical essays and case studies, the contributors assess the often glaring contradiction between democratization trends in developing countries in the face of continuing human rights violations.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Eileen McCarthy-arnolds
  • Kathleen Mahoney-norris
  • Annie G. Dandavati
  • Loring Abeyta
  • David R. Penna
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 1998