Sakiko Fukuda-Parr is a Professor of International Affairs at the The New School and the coauthor—with Terra Lawson-Remer and Susan Randolph—of Fulfilling Social and Economic Rights, OUP 2015, the recipient of the 2016 American Political Science Association’s award for Best Book in Human Rights Scholarship.Espanol |
Human rights are not losing traction in the global South
In the debate on whether human rights have stalled, analysts are ignoring huge strides in socioeconomic improvements in the global South.
It’s about values: human rights norms and tolerance for inequality
Using principles of non-discrimination and status equality, human rights have the potential to fill the ethical void in economics.