Child Labor and Human Rights: Making Children Matter

Child Labor and Human Rights: Making Children Matter

by Burns H. Weston
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1588263495

ISBN-13: 9781588263490

Pub. Date: 09/28/2005

Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.

Inspired by work on human rights and child labor at the University of Iowa, these 17 articles clarify the problem of child labor in terms of its history and significance as a multidimensional problem, the standards-based response of the world community, including confronting transnational and local barriers and moving toward progressive change in terms of language,

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Inspired by work on human rights and child labor at the University of Iowa, these 17 articles clarify the problem of child labor in terms of its history and significance as a multidimensional problem, the standards-based response of the world community, including confronting transnational and local barriers and moving toward progressive change in terms of language, perception and policy. The collection includes case studies from Tanzania, the Philippines, and Brazil and a consensus essay giving guiding principles and a call to action. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781588263490
Publisher:
Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
09/28/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
540
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)

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