Child slavery: Constructing the international legal framework.

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Show simple item record Buck, Trevor, 1951- Nicholson, Andrea 2010-09-27T14:23:23Z 2010-09-27T14:23:23Z 2010-10-13
dc.identifier.citation Buck, T. and Nicholson, A. (2010) Child Slavery: Constructing the International Legal Framework. In: Craig, G. (ed) Child Slavery Now: A Contemporary Reader, Bristol: Policy Press, pp. 341 + xvi, pp. 43-59. en
dc.identifier.isbn 978 1 84742 609 3 (Pbk)
dc.identifier.isbn 978 1 84742 610 9 (Hbk),
dc.description.abstract This Chapter examines the international law framework relating to modern forms of child slavery. It comments on some of the definitional difficulties and points out some helpful developments prompted by the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. It concludes that the move from generic to child-specific rights have led to the positive construction of measures that go beyond criminalisation but are aimed at providing assistance to exploited children as active right-holders. en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Policy Press en
dc.subject international child law en
dc.subject child slavery en
dc.subject child trafficking en
dc.subject forced labour en
dc.subject UN Convention on the Rights of the Child en
dc.title Child slavery: Constructing the international legal framework. en
dc.type Book chapter en
dc.researchgroup Administrative Justice
dc.researchgroup Human Rights
dc.researchgroup International and European Union Law
dc.researchgroup International Child Law
dc.researchgroup Social Security Law
dc.peerreviewed Yes en

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