Philosophical Dimensions of Human Rights: Some Contemporary Views

Philosophical Dimensions of Human Rights: Some Contemporary Views


This e-book offers a special selection of the main correct views in modern human rights philosophy. assorted highbrow traditions are introduced jointly to discover many of the center postmodern concerns demanding usual justifications. broadly available additionally to non specialists, contributions goal at beginning new views at the state-of-the-art of the philosophy of human rights. This makes this e-book relatively appropriate to human rights specialists in addition to grasp and doctoral students.
Further, whereas conceived in a uniform and homogeneous approach, the booklet is internally geared up round 3 vital subject matters: an creation to theories of rights and their relation to values; a suite of contributions providing essentially the most influential modern recommendations; and eventually a few articles comparing these empirical demanding situations springing from the implementation of human rights. This particular set-up of the booklet offers readers with a stimulating presentation of a starting to be and interconnecting variety of difficulties that post-natural legislation theories face this day.
While many of the contributions are new and in particular conceived for the current party, the amount comprises additionally a few lately released influential essays on rights, democracy and their political implementation.

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