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Philosophy and Human Rights: Some Contemporary Perspectives

PHILOSOPHICAL DIMENSIONS OF HUMAN RIGHTS, C. Corredetti, ed., Springer Publishing, 2011

21 Pages Posted: 7 Nov 2010  

David A. Reidy

University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy

Date Written: November 5, 2010

Abstract

This essay serves as an introduction to contemporary work on philosophical issues raised by human rights.

Keywords: human rights, philosophy of international law, rights, universalism, Rawls, Talbott, Griffin

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Reidy, David A., Philosophy and Human Rights: Some Contemporary Perspectives (November 5, 2010). PHILOSOPHICAL DIMENSIONS OF HUMAN RIGHTS, C. Corredetti, ed., Springer Publishing, 2011. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1703509 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1703509

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