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Isaac de Paz González

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Contemporary slavery is one of the most concerning and harming issues on the global human rights agenda. UN data establishes that 40 million ‘people around the world were victims of modern slavery, forced labour and forced marriage, revealing the true scale of such practices that disproportionately affect women and girls’.

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Isaac de Paz González

Several conclusions follow from the foregoing chapters. I will refer to some overall insights and then will analyse each chapter’s highlights.

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Isaac de Paz González

Working with progressive conceptual categories relating to indigenous property, cultural identity, the right to an adequate standard of living and healthcare, the Inter-American Court of Human Rights continues to build a justiciability to determine the social rights of marginalised individuals and groups in the Americas. In a context of interpretative tensions of the social rights as political goals and direct effects provisions, Isaac de Paz González unveils the abilities, and the practices of the Inter-American Court’s contribution to the human rights practice in the Global South.
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Behind the Veil

A Critical Analysis of European Veiling Laws

Neville Cox

Since the early 2010s, an increasing number of European countries have passed laws that prohibit the wearing of various kinds of Islamic veil in particular circumstances. This insightful book considers the arguments used to justify such laws and analyses the legitimacy of these arguments both generally and in regards to whether such laws can be seen as justified interferences with the rights of women who wish to wear such garments.
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Manfred Nowak and Anne Charbord