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The Resource Universal human rights in theory and practice, Jack Donnelly

Universal human rights in theory and practice, Jack Donnelly

Label
Universal human rights in theory and practice
Title
Universal human rights in theory and practice
Statement of responsibility
Jack Donnelly
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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Donnelly, Jack
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cornell paperbacks
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  • Civil rights
  • Human rights
  • Cultural relativism
Label
Universal human rights in theory and practice, Jack Donnelly
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [293]-315) 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
Introduction. -- Part I. Toward a theory of human rights. -- 1. The concept of human rights. -- 2. The Universal Declaration model. -- 3. Economic rights and group rights. -- 4. Equal concern and respect. -- Part II. The universality and relativity of human rights. -- 5. A brief history of human rights. -- 6. The relative universality of human rights. -- 7. Universality in a world of particularities. -- Part III. Human rights and human dignity. -- 8. Dignity : particularistic and universalistic conceptions in the West. -- 9. Humanity, dignity, and politics in Confucian China. -- 10. Humans and society in Hindu South Asia. -- Part IV. Human rights and international action. -- 11. International human rights regimes. -- 12. Human rights and foreign policy. -- Part V. Contemporary issues. -- 13. Human rights, democracy, and development. -- 14. The West and economic and social rights. -- 15. Humanitarian intervention against genocide. -- 16. Nondiscrimination for all : the case of sexual minorities
Control code
FIEb17323290
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
x, 320 pages
Isbn
9780801450952
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)814389782
Label
Universal human rights in theory and practice, Jack Donnelly
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [293]-315) 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
Introduction. -- Part I. Toward a theory of human rights. -- 1. The concept of human rights. -- 2. The Universal Declaration model. -- 3. Economic rights and group rights. -- 4. Equal concern and respect. -- Part II. The universality and relativity of human rights. -- 5. A brief history of human rights. -- 6. The relative universality of human rights. -- 7. Universality in a world of particularities. -- Part III. Human rights and human dignity. -- 8. Dignity : particularistic and universalistic conceptions in the West. -- 9. Humanity, dignity, and politics in Confucian China. -- 10. Humans and society in Hindu South Asia. -- Part IV. Human rights and international action. -- 11. International human rights regimes. -- 12. Human rights and foreign policy. -- Part V. Contemporary issues. -- 13. Human rights, democracy, and development. -- 14. The West and economic and social rights. -- 15. Humanitarian intervention against genocide. -- 16. Nondiscrimination for all : the case of sexual minorities
Control code
FIEb17323290
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
x, 320 pages
Isbn
9780801450952
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)814389782

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