Economic and Political Rights at the U.N.: A Guide for U.S. Policymakers

Publication Date: August 2006

Publisher: Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Helle C. Dale

Research Area: Human rights

Keywords: Worldwide freedom; economics

Type: Report


The American understanding of freedom is often quite different from definitions embraced by other countries, particularly those from a Communist, Socialist, or even Continental European tradition.