Introduction: Truth and politics Universal rights Types of rights and interdependent rights Limited rights Individual rights and equal rights Religious liberty The law Separation of powers and judicial review Tolerance Democracy Sovereignty and intervention Freedom and equality.
"This systematic discussion presents a complex and difficult topic in an understandable framework accessible to the general public, and will stand as a useful foundation for readings of more specialized scientific, legal and philosophical works. Where most human rights books for the nonspecialist focus on specific instances of rights abuses, this work provides a more general approach focused on the logic in the system of human rights"--Back cover, p. .
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-185) and index.
K3240 .S623 2007
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