Found 3 article(s) for author 'Global Justice'

Ethics and the Foundation of Global Justice

Ethics and the Foundation of Global Justice. Amartya Sen, September 8, 2017, Paper, “Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., wrote in his Letter from Birmingham Jail: “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” That was in April 1963, more than a half-century ago. He had been jailed for his agitation to end injustice against non-white people in his own country, and he would be killed soon after by an assassin who hated him and his vision.Link

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Multinational Corporations, Global Justice and Corporate Responsibility: A Question of Purpose

Multinational Corporations, Global Justice and Corporate Responsibility: A Question of Purpose. Nien-he Hsieh, 2013, Paper. “Do multinational corporations (MNCs) have a responsibility to address unjust conditions—not simply by refraining from contributing to injustice, but also by actively working to bring about a just state of affairs? This paper examines whether this question can be meaningfully addressed without having to engage two contentious debates in contemporary scholarship…” Link Verified October 12, 2014

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Medical Tourism, Access to Health Care, and Global Justice

Medical Tourism, Access to Health Care, and Global Justice. I. Glenn Cohen, September 13, 2011, Paper. “Medical tourism—the travel of patients from one (the “home”) country to another (the “destination”) country for medical treatment—represents a growing business. A number of authors have raised the concern that medical tourism reduces access to health care for the destination country’s poor and suggested that home country governments or international bodies have obligations to curb medical tourism or mitigate its negative effects when they occur. This Article is the first to comprehensively examine both the question of whether this negative…” Link

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