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The Europeanization of the world : on the origins of human rights and democracy

Author: John M Headley
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Puts forward a defense of Western civilization and the gifts it has bequeathed to the world - in particular, human rights and constitutional democracy - at a time when many around the globe equate  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John M Headley
ISBN: 9780691133126 0691133123
OCLC Number: 226047467
Description: pages cm
Contents: The Renaissance defining, and engagement of the global arena of humanity : imperial and global motifs in the advent of the new geography --
The universalizing principle and the idea of a common humanity : the universalizing process --
The emergence of politically constituted dissent in the European world --
The initial constituting of political dissent : Thomas More's horrific vision.
Responsibility: John M. Headley.
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"Headley flies in the face of post-1960s criticism of the West to argue that the Renaissance and the Reformation laid the groundwork for the world's present understanding of human rights and Read more...

 
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