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Cosmopolitanism and human rights

Cosmopolitanism and human rights

Author: Sharon Anderson-Gold
Publisher: Cardiff : University of Wales Press, 2001.
Series: Political philosophy now.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Cosmopolitanism and Human Rights presents an ethical foundation for the idea of human development and attempts to demonstrate the normative character of universal human rughts.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Anderson-Gold, Sharon, 1947-
Cosmopolitanism and human rights.
Cardiff : University of Wales Press, 2001
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sharon Anderson-Gold
ISBN: 0708316727 9780708316726 0708316735 9780708316733
OCLC Number: 47193885
Description: ix, 166 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: 1. A Brief History of Cosmopolitanism --
2. Kantian Cosmopolitanism --
3. Cosmopolitan Community and the Law of World Citizenship --
4. Human Rights and the Transformation of Sovereignty --
5. From Nations to Individuals as the Subjects of International Law --
6. Human Rights: Transforming Models of Society --
7. Globalization and Development --
8. An Ecological Paradigm of Human Rights --
App. Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Series Title: Political philosophy now.
Responsibility: Sharon Anderson-Gold.
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This work presents a review of works in the area of universal human rights and their implications for international politics. The text addresses such questions as: what rights are universal?; who  Read more...


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