skip to content
In defense of human rights : a non-religious grounding in a pluralistic world Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

In defense of human rights : a non-religious grounding in a pluralistic world

Author: Ari Kohen
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2007.
Series: Routledge innovations in political theory, 25.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This book seeks to establish a defence of human rights that can be shared by non-religious and religious people.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Kohen, Ariel, 1977-
In defense of human rights.
London ; New York : Routledge, 2007
(DLC) 2006034969
(OCoLC)74649045
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ari Kohen
ISBN: 9780203963760 0203963768
OCLC Number: 122347454
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 207 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: Book Cover; Half-Title; Series-Title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Prologue: Starvin' for Justice; Introduction: The first day of class; 1. Michael Perry and the religious cosmology: Foundations and critiques of human rights; 2. The possibility of non-religious human rights: Alan Gewirth and the Principle of Generic Consistency; 3. The problem of secular sacredness: Ronald Dworkin, Michael Perry, and human rights foundationalism; 4. Human dignity without teleology: Human rights and evolutionary biology.
Series Title: Routledge innovations in political theory, 25.
Responsibility: Ari Kohen.

Abstract:

Seeks to establish a defence of human rights that can be shared by non-religious and religious people, engaging with the writings of many key thinkers in the field, including Michael J Perry, Alan  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"The justification to others of what we take to be the foundation of the human-rights ideas eventually reaches an impasse beyond which no argument can take us. Here, the debate is moved forward not Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/122347454> # In defense of human rights : a non-religious grounding in a pluralistic world
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject ;
    library:oclcnum "122347454" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/323.01/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh87001177> ; # Human rights--Religious aspects
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963285> ; # Human rights
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792926525#Topic/political_science_political_freedom_&_security_human_rights> ; # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Freedom & Security--Human Rights
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963311> ; # Human rights--Religious aspects
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792926525#Topic/political_science_political_freedom_&_security_civil_rights> ; # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Freedom & Security--Civil Rights
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/7126249> ; # Ari Kohen
    schema:datePublished "2007" ;
    schema:description "This book seeks to establish a defence of human rights that can be shared by non-religious and religious people."@en ;
    schema:description "Book Cover; Half-Title; Series-Title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Prologue: Starvin' for Justice; Introduction: The first day of class; 1. Michael Perry and the religious cosmology: Foundations and critiques of human rights; 2. The possibility of non-religious human rights: Alan Gewirth and the Principle of Generic Consistency; 3. The problem of secular sacredness: Ronald Dworkin, Michael Perry, and human rights foundationalism; 4. Human dignity without teleology: Human rights and evolutionary biology."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/792926525> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792926525#Series/routledge_innovations_in_political_theory> ; # Routledge innovations in political theory ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/74649045> ;
    schema:name "In defense of human rights : a non-religious grounding in a pluralistic world"@en ;
    schema:productID "122347454" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/122347454#PublicationEvent/london_new_york_routledge_2007> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792926525#Agent/routledge> ; # Routledge
    schema:url <http://www.tandfebooks.com/isbn/9780203963760> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=76315> ;
    schema:url <http://catalog.hathitrust.org/api/volumes/oclc/74649045.html> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=186722> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10167810> ;
    schema:url <https://login.lacollegelibrary.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=186722> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780203963760> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/122347454> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792926525#Series/routledge_innovations_in_political_theory> # Routledge innovations in political theory ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/122347454> ; # In defense of human rights : a non-religious grounding in a pluralistic world
    schema:name "Routledge innovations in political theory ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792926525#Topic/political_science_political_freedom_&_security_civil_rights> # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Freedom & Security--Civil Rights
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Freedom & Security--Civil Rights"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792926525#Topic/political_science_political_freedom_&_security_human_rights> # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Freedom & Security--Human Rights
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Freedom & Security--Human Rights"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh87001177> # Human rights--Religious aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Human rights--Religious aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963285> # Human rights
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Human rights"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963311> # Human rights--Religious aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Human rights--Religious aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/7126249> # Ari Kohen
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1977" ;
    schema:familyName "Kohen" ;
    schema:givenName "Ari" ;
    schema:name "Ari Kohen" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780203963760>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0203963768" ;
    schema:isbn "9780203963760" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/74649045>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "In defense of human rights." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/122347454> ; # In defense of human rights : a non-religious grounding in a pluralistic world
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/122347454>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/122347454> ; # In defense of human rights : a non-religious grounding in a pluralistic world
    schema:dateModified "2019-05-07" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.