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Author Apodaca, Clair, 1956-

Title Child hunger and human rights : international governance / Clair Apodaca
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2010


Description 1 online resource (viii, 179 pages) : illustrations
Series Routledge research in human rights ; 3
Routledge research in human rights ; 3
Contents Introduction -- Child hunger and the rights-based approach -- A note on methods -- A state's obligation toward the child's right to food -- The international community's obligations under the human right to food -- The duties of intergovernmental organizations to the child's righ to be free from hunger -- Transnational obligations of multinational corporations -- Conclusion
Summary Focuses on the rights of children to be free from hunger. This book applies the human rights theory of the state's legal obligation, investigating and comparing the effects of national and international governmental policies on chronic child hunger
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-177) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Children's rights
Hunger -- Moral and ethical aspects
Hunger -- Political aspects
Children's rights.
Hunger -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Hunger -- Political aspects.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Freedom & Security -- Civil Rights.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Freedom & Security -- Human Rights.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203855043