The Meanings of Rights: The Philosophy and Social Theory of Human Rights

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Does the apparent victory, universality and ubiquity of the idea of rights indicate that such rights have transcended all conflicts of interests and moved beyond the presumption that it is the clash of ideas that drives culture? Or has the rhetorical triumph of rights not been replicated in reality? The contributors to this book answer these questions in the context of an increasing wealth gap between the metropolitan elites and the rest, a chasm in income and chances between the rich and the poor, and walls which divide ...

The Meanings of Rights: The Philosophy and Social Theory of Human Rights 2014, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107679597

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The Meanings of Rights: The Philosophy and Social Theory of Human Rights 2014, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107027855

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