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Brazilian Political Science Review

versão On-line ISSN 1981-3821

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LUCENA, Cristiane. Human rights and development: an international political economy perspective. Bras. Political Sci. Rev. [online]. 2013, vol.7, n.3, pp.145-460. ISSN 1981-3821.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1981-38212013000300006.

This research note provides a critical review of the recent literature on the consequences of development and democratization for the protection of human rights. It identifies common lessons and grounds for further research in the field. This literature takes a series of paradoxes that challenge conventional wisdom regarding the relationship between development and democratization as its starting point, on one hand, and the protection of human rights, on the other. To that effect, several unintended adverse consequences of economic development and movements toward democracy for the protection of civil and political rights are identified. The literature focuses on rights to physical integrity, leaving important questions unanswered when it comes to civil liberties and second-generation rights. The article systematizes new knowledge produced by this literature, translates it into recommendations for research and identifies opportunities for new investigations.

Palavras-chave : Human rights; development; democratization.

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