Sakiko Fukuda-Parr 

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.

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Human rights are not losing traction in the global South

By: Sakiko Fukuda-Parr 

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

By: Sakiko Fukuda-Parr 

Using principles of non-discrimination and status equality, human rights have the potential to fill the ethical void in economics.



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