Friday, March 2, 2012

Moyn on Martinez's "The Slave Trade" and Sikkink's "The Justice Cascade"

In the current issue of The Nation (March 19, 2012), Samuel Moyn (Columbia Univ. - History) has published a joint book review of Jenny S. Martinez's The Slave Trade and the Origins of International Human Rights Law (Oxford Univ. Press 2012) and Kathryn Sikkink's The Justice Cascade: How Human Rights Prosecutions Are Changing World Politics (W.W. Norton & Co. 2011) .