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A system of rights

Author: Rex Martin
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this edition, Professor Martin provides an original solution to one of the long-standing issues of political philosophy: the justification of political authority. He constructs a model political  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rex Martin
ISBN: 0198292937 9780198292937
OCLC Number: 39920290
Description: vi, 439 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: On the logic of justifying political authority --
The concept of rights --
Rights as valid claims --
Human rights --
Civil rights --
Democratic institutions --
Democracy and rights --
Allegiance and the place of civil disobedience --
Justifying coercion : the problem of punishment --
Modes of punishment --
The right of inmates to work --
A system of rights --
Critical justification.
Responsibility: Rex Martin.
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