The Slave Trade and the Origins of International Human Rights Law

Jenny Martinez talked about her book, The Slave Trade and the Origins of International Human Rights Law, in which she chronicles efforts in the… read more

Jenny Martinez talked about her book, The Slave Trade and the Origins of International Human Rights Law, in which she chronicles efforts in the late 18th Century to ban the international slave trade, which she argues laid the foundations for the modern international human rights movement.

The interview, part of Book TV’s college series, was recorded at Stanford University on April 24, 2013. close

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Program ID:
312354-101
Category:
Interview
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Interview
Location:
Stanford, California, United States
First Aired:
Jun 30, 2013 | 1:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Jun 30, 2013 | 1:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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