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The idea of human rights

Author: Charles R Beitz
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Human rights have become one of the most important moral concepts in global political life over the last 60 years. Charles Beitz, one of the world's leading philosophers, offers a compelling new examination of the idea of a human right.--. - Source other than Library of Congress.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charles R Beitz
ISBN: 9780199604371 0199604371 9780199572458 0199572453
OCLC Number: 752067243
Awards: Winner of Winner of the Estoril Global Issues Distinguished Book Prize 2011.
Winner of Estoril Global Issues Distinguished Book Prize 2011
Description: 235 Seiten
Contents: Preface ; I. Introduction ; II. The Practice ; III. Naturalistic Theories ; IV. Agreement Theories ; V. A Fresh Start ; VI. Normativity ; VII. International Concern ; VIII. Conclusion ; Works cited ; Index
Responsibility: Charles R. Beitz.

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