Human Rights: Concept and Context by Brian Orend. Broadview Press, pp., pb. US$ ISBN Michael Doe. Issued Date: 1. William Sweet, Ed., Philosophical Theory and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights Reviewed Orend – – Philosophy in Review “Brian Orend provides us with a remarkably irenical analysis of the main concepts, debates and thinkers that have fleshed out the modern idea of human rights.
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Human Rights: Concept and Context
Origins to the Nineteenth Century. Looking at the philosophical justification for rights, the historical origins of human rights and how they are formed in law, Andrew Clapham explains what our human rights actually are, what they might be, and where the human rights concpt is heading. Common terms and aand action American basic bear duties believe capitalist chapter citizens civil and political Cold War commitment communist contractarian core correlative duties countries criminals criticism culture decent treatment duties correlative duty-bearer economy enjoy ensure entitled ethics ethics of care force foundational five free-market French French Revolution fundamental interests Glorious Revolution H.
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