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Human rights : beyond the liberal vision

Author: Judith R Blau; Alberto Moncada
Publisher: Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book analyzes the complex relationship between human rights and liberalism as two different worldviews, and how American liberalism impedes the recognition of human rights. In order to achieve democratic, equitable, and sustainable societies, people need to be accorded fundamental human rights and to grant these rights to others."--Jacket.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Blau, Judith R., 1942-
Human rights.
Lanham, MD : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2005
(OCoLC)607456704
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Judith R Blau; Alberto Moncada
ISBN: 0742542424 9780742542426 0742542432 9780742542433
OCLC Number: 56198730
Description: xix, 205 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Individual rights --
Human rights --
Bread and circuses --
Inequalities and global capitalism --
Strong state, minimalist society --
Rights and duties --
Another world is possible.
Responsibility: Judith Blau and Alberto Moncada.
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