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The Resource The idea of human rights, Charles R. Beitz

The idea of human rights, Charles R. Beitz

Label
The idea of human rights
Title
The idea of human rights
Statement of responsibility
Charles R. Beitz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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.--
Assigning source
Source other than Library of Congress
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
323.01
Index
index present
LC call number
  • K3240
  • JC571
LC item number
  • .B45 2009
  • .B453 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The idea of human rights, Charles R. Beitz
Link
http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&doc_number=017996580&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-226) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 1. Introduction -- 1. Why there is a problem -- 2. Forms of skepticism -- 3. Approach -- Ch. 2. The practice -- 4. Origins -- 5. Doctrine -- 6. Implementation -- 7. An emergent practice -- 8. Problems -- Ch. 3. Naturalistic theories -- 9. Naturalism about human rights -- 10. Persons "as such" (1) : the demand side -- 11. Persons "as such" (2) : the supply side -- Ch. 4. Agreement theories -- 12. "Common core" and "overlapping consensus" -- 13. The appeal of agreement conceptions -- 14. Progressive convergence -- Ch. 5. A fresh start -- 15. Human rights in The Law of Peoples -- 16. The idea of a practical conception -- 17. A two-level model -- 18. "Manifesto rights" -- 19. The role of states -- Ch. 6. Normativity -- 20. What human rights are for -- 21. A schema -- 22. Minimalism and social justice -- 23. Toleration (1) : the domestic analogy -- 24. Toleration (2) : the autonomy of peoples -- Ch. 7. International concern -- 25. Anti-poverty rights -- 26. Political rights -- 27. Human rights of women -- Ch. 8. Conclusion -- 28. Residues of skepticism -- 29. Pathologies -- 30. Human rights and global normative order
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 235 pages
Isbn
9780199572458
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009930118
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)318409900
Label
The idea of human rights, Charles R. Beitz
Link
http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&doc_number=017996580&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-226) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 1. Introduction -- 1. Why there is a problem -- 2. Forms of skepticism -- 3. Approach -- Ch. 2. The practice -- 4. Origins -- 5. Doctrine -- 6. Implementation -- 7. An emergent practice -- 8. Problems -- Ch. 3. Naturalistic theories -- 9. Naturalism about human rights -- 10. Persons "as such" (1) : the demand side -- 11. Persons "as such" (2) : the supply side -- Ch. 4. Agreement theories -- 12. "Common core" and "overlapping consensus" -- 13. The appeal of agreement conceptions -- 14. Progressive convergence -- Ch. 5. A fresh start -- 15. Human rights in The Law of Peoples -- 16. The idea of a practical conception -- 17. A two-level model -- 18. "Manifesto rights" -- 19. The role of states -- Ch. 6. Normativity -- 20. What human rights are for -- 21. A schema -- 22. Minimalism and social justice -- 23. Toleration (1) : the domestic analogy -- 24. Toleration (2) : the autonomy of peoples -- Ch. 7. International concern -- 25. Anti-poverty rights -- 26. Political rights -- 27. Human rights of women -- Ch. 8. Conclusion -- 28. Residues of skepticism -- 29. Pathologies -- 30. Human rights and global normative order
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 235 pages
Isbn
9780199572458
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009930118
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)318409900

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