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Which rights should be universal?

Author: W J Talbott
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
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Are there rights to which all human beings are entitled? William Talbott's text develops bedrock principles that can be the basis for universal human rights.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Talbott, W.J.
Which rights should be universal?.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2005
(DLC) 2004052064
(OCoLC)55518121
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: W J Talbott
ISBN: 9780198038672 0198038674 1423721861 9781423721864 0195173473 9780195173475
OCLC Number: 61362418
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 222 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction --
The proof paradigm and the moral discovery paradigm --
Cultural relativism about human rights --
An epistemically modest universal moral standpoint --
The development of women's rights as a microcosm of the development of human rights --
Autonomy rights --
Political rights --
Clarifications and objections --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: William J. Talbott.
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