Oxford ; Portland, OR : Hart Publishing Ltd, 2015.
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Human rights law in perspective ; v. 20.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction: property and human rights in a global context / Ting Xu and Jean Allain Property, human rights and communities / Alison Clarke Cultural property and community rights to cultural heritage / Fiona Macmillan Constitutional law, social justice and the redistribution of land / Tom Allen Property in persons: prohibiting contemporary slavery as a human right / Jean Allain Property in human bodies, self-preservation and human rights / Elena Beltrán Reconciling lockean copyright with the human right to education / Leonardo Machado Pontes Filling the institutional void between fundamental rights and the legal purchase of goods : what role for consumocratic law? / P Martin Dumas Development, property and international investment : the double-edged sword of human rights / Bruce Wardhaugh The reach of human rights / Dave Cowan and Sally Wheeler Communal property rights in international human rights instruments : implications for de facto expropriation / Ting Xu and Wei Gong Property right to rural land in Ethiopia : a human rights perspective / Belachew Fikre Customary land rights, indigenous rights and land expropriation in Cameroon : ecosystem services as a possible new approach in valuing compensation / Walters Nsoh.
Book originated in a panel "The Engagement between Property and Human Rights in a Global Context" at the 26th World Congress of Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy, held at the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), Belo Horizonte, Brazil, in July 2013.-- ECIP Preface.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.