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    DescriptionEditor Patrick Hayden brings together an extensive collection of classical and contemporary writings on the topic of human rights, providing an exceptionally comprehensive introduction to the subject. It places special emphasis on the historical development of theories of human rights from both a Western and non-Western perspective. Sources include: Aristotle; Cicero; Thomas Aquinas; Confucius; Hobbes; Locke; Kant; Marx; Gandhi; Hart; Feinberg; Nussbaum; Dalai Lama; Derrida; Lyotard; Rorty; It also deals with contemporary issues of human rights, including: genocide; ethnicity; minorities; gay rights; environment


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    Title
    The Philosophy of Human Rights
    Subtitle
    Readings in Context
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Patrick Hayden
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 304
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 226 mm
    Thickness: 38 mm
    Weight: 930 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781557787903
    ISBN 10: 1557787905
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25220
    BIC E4L: PHI
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S2.1
    B&T Book Type: NF
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BISAC V2.8: PHI005000
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    BISAC V2.8: PHI019000
    BIC subject category V2: HPS
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    BIC subject category V2: JPVH
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 04
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 02
    BISAC V2.8: POL004000
    B&T General Subject: 650
    Ingram Subject Code: PH
    Libri: I-PH
    B&T Approval Code: A40502500
    BISAC V2.8: POL035010
    B&T Approval Code: E10010200
    BIC subject category V2: LBBR
    DC22: 323.01
    LC subject heading: , , ,
    DC22: 323/.01
    LC classification: JC571 .H358 2001
    Thema V1.0: QDTS, JPVH, LBBR
    Edition statement
    New.
    Publisher
    Paragon House Publishers
    Imprint name
    Paragon House Publishers
    Publication date
    14 June 2001
    Publication City/Country
    Saint Paul
    Author Information
    Patrick Hayden is Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Director of Peace and Justice Studies at New England College, Henniker, New Hampshire. His scholarly publications include Multiplicity and Becoming and Philosophical Perspectives on Law and Politics.