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The Right to Security

Rowan Cruft, Matthew Liao and Massimo Renzo (Eds), the Philosophical Foundations of Human RightsOxford University Press, 2014, Forthcoming

21 Pages Posted: 28 Dec 2013  

Liora Lazarus

University of Oxford - Faculty of Law

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Date Written: September 9, 2013

Abstract

The paper develops the philosophical foundations of the right to security, as found in the work of Hobbes, Locke, Blackstone, Shue, Fredman, Powell and Ramsay. It raises concerns about certain proposed conceptions of the right, as well as the conceptions of security which underline such conceptions of the right.

Keywords: Security, Human Rights

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Lazarus, Liora, The Right to Security (September 9, 2013). Rowan Cruft, Matthew Liao and Massimo Renzo (Eds), the Philosophical Foundations of Human RightsOxford University Press, 2014, Forthcoming. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2365798 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2365798

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