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Understanding human dignity

Author: Christopher McCrudden
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2014.
Series: Proceedings of the British Academy, 192.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The concept of 'human dignity' has become central to politics, law and theology but is little understood. This book presents a wide-ranging collection of edited essays from specialists in law,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Congressen (vorm)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher McCrudden
ISBN: 9780197265826 0197265820
OCLC Number: 894609120
Notes: Originally published: 2013.
Description: xxxvii, 741 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: In pursuit of human dignity: an introduction to current debates / Christopher McCrudden --
Dignité/dignidade: organizing against threats to dignity in societies after slavery / Rebecca J. Scott --
Würde des Menschen: restoring human dignity in post-Nazi Germany / Christopher Goos --
The secret history of constitutional dignity / Samuel Moyn --
Constructing the meaning of human dignity: four questions / Catherine Dupré --
Human dignity: experience and history, practical reason, and faith / David Hollenbach --
Dignity: the case against / Michael Rosen --
Socio-economic rights, basic needs and human dignity: a perspective from law's front line / Connor Gearty --
The triple dilemma of human dignity: a case study / Christoph Möllers --
Dignity rather than rights / John Milbank --
Dignity, person and Imago Trinitatis / James Hanvey --
Human dignity and the image of God / Janet Soskice --
Dignity as an eschatological concept / David Walsh --
The vanishing absolute and the deconsecrated God: a theological reflection on revelation, law and human dignity / Tina Beattie --
A Christian theological account of human worth / David P. Gushee --
Human dignity and the foundations for human rights / John Tasioulas --
In defence of human dignity: comments on Rosen and Kant / Thomas E. Hill --
Citizenship and dignity / Jeremy Waldron --
Human dignity, human rights, and simply trying to do the right thing / Roger Brownsword --
Human dignity: the constitutional value and the constitutional right / Aharon Barak --
Dignity in a legal context: dignity as an absolute right / Dieter Grimm --
Human dignity in the jurisprudence of the European Court of Human Rights / Jean-Paul Costa --
Justifying freedom of religion: does dignity help? / Julian Rivers --
Which dignity? Which religious freedom? / Patrick Riordan --
From Imago Dei to mutual recognition: the evolution of the concept of human dignity in the light of the defence of religious freedom / Sergio Dellavalle --
'A communion in good living': human dignity and religious liberty beyond the overlapping consensus / Joel Harrison --
Dignity and disgrace: moral citizenship and constitutional protection / Edwin Cameron --
The dignity of marriage / Christopher Tollefsen --
Response to Tollefsen and Cameron / Robert P. George --
Dignity and the duty to protect unborn life / Reva Siegel --
Is dignity language useful in bioethical discussion of assisted suicide and abortion? / David A. Jones --
Dignity, choice, and circumstances / Denise Réaume --
Human dignity, interiority, and poverty / Clemens Sedmak --
Dignity as perception: recognition of the human individual and the individual animal in legal thought / Joseph Vining --
The good sense of dignity: six antidotes to dignity fatigue in ethics and law / Matthias Mahlmann --
Human rights, human dignity, and human experience / Paolo G. Carozza --
The concept of human dignity: current usages, future discourses / Bernhard Schlink --
Discourses of dignity / Gerald L. Neuman --
Dignified disciplinarity: towards a transdisciplinary understanding of human dignity / Alexandra Kemmerer.
Series Title: Proceedings of the British Academy, 192.
Responsibility: edited by Christopher McCrudden.
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