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Transmitting RightsInternational Organizations and the Diffusion of Human Rights Practices$
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Brian Greenhill

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9780190271633

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2016

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190271633.001.0001

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(p.1) 1 Introduction
Transmitting Rights

Brian Greenhill

Oxford University Press

This chapter begins with a brief overview of the international relations (IR) literature on IGOs and then introduces the idea of intergovernmental organizations (IGOs) serving as conduits for the diffusion of norms and practices among their member states. It also provides an overview of the empirical strategy used in the remainder of the book.

Keywords:   diffusion, social influence, IGOs, human rights, world society, institutions, rationalism, constructivism, homophily

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