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The age of rights

Author: Louis Henkin
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This text explores the principal issues and developments, both in international human rights and in rights in the United States, and then compares the concepts and conditions of rights in various  Read more...


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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louis Henkin
ISBN: 0231064446 9780231064446 9780231064453 0231064454
OCLC Number: 20016955
Description: xi, 220 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Internationalization of human rights --
International human rights as "rights" --
Rights in a world of states --
Human rights and "domestic jurisdiction" --
Human rights and United States foreign policy --
Idea of rights and the United States constitution --
Constitutional rights: two hundred years later --
Constitution as compact and as conscience --
Rights: American and human --
Rights: here and there.
Responsibility: Louis Henkin.


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