Human Rights and Development

International Views

  • David P. Forsythe

Part of the International Political Economy Series book series (IPES)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. The Private Sector

  3. The Public Sector

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119
    2. Michael Stohl, David Carlton, Mark Gibney, Geoffrey Martin
      Pages 196-212
    3. Rhoda E. Howard
      Pages 213-234
  4. Country Studies

  5. Analytic Overviews

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 303-303
    2. Kathleen Pritchard
      Pages 329-345
  6. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 347-347
    2. David P. Forsythe
      Pages 349-369

About this book


This collection of papers presents an argument in support of action for human rights in the Third World, emphasizing not economic or historical determinism but rather the importance of political choice by elites in deciding which rights to violate or respect.


action development human rights Third World

Editors and affiliations

  • David P. Forsythe
    • 1
  1. 1.University of NebraskaUSA

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