Toward a Theory of Human Rights

Toward a Theory of Human Rights
Author : Michael J. Perry
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Total Pages :
Release : 2006-11-13
ISBN 10 : 9781139460828
ISBN 13 : 113946082X
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Toward a Theory of Human Rights
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Michael J. Perry
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-11-13 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Neither the morality of human rights nor its relation to the law of human rights is well understood. In this book, Michael Perry addresses three large issues. T
Universal Human Rights in Theory and Practice
Language: en
Pages: 308
Authors: Jack Donnelly
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

(unseen), $12.95. Donnelly explicates and defends an account of human rights as universal rights. Considering the competing claims of the universality, particul
Toward A Theory of Immigration
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: P. Meilaender
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-12-13 - Publisher: Springer

Changes in the global political order have combined with dominant trends in liberal political philosophy to spark increasing scholarly criticism of the state's
The East Asian Challenge for Human Rights
Language: en
Pages: 412
Authors: Joanne R. Bauer
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-02-13 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The East Asian Challenge for Human Rights shows that critical intellectuals in East Asia have begun to chart a middle ground between the extremes of the interna
Keeping Faith with Human Rights
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Linda Hogan
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-15 - Publisher: Georgetown University Press

The human rights regime is one of modernity's great civilizing triumphs. From the formal promulgation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948 to th
Philosophy of Law
Language: en
Pages: 649
Authors: Larry May
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-05-18 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Philosophy of Law provides a rich overview of the diverse theoretical justifications for our legal rules, systems, and practices. Utilizes the work of both clas
Christianity and International Law
Language: en
Pages: 535
Authors: Pamela Slotte
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-20 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This volume offers a many-sided introduction to the theme of Christianity and international law. Using a historical and contemporary perspective, it will appeal
The Idea of Human Rights
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Michael J. Perry
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-01-08 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Inspired by a 1988 trip to El Salvador, Michael J. Perry's new book is a personal and scholarly exploration of the idea of human rights. Perry is one of our nat
Towards a Vegan Jurisprudence
Language: en
Pages: 235
Authors: Jeanette Rowley
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-05 - Publisher: Lexington Books

Towards a Vegan Jurisprudence: The Need for a Reorientation of Human Rights argues that, in order to give effect to animal rights, human society is obliged to q
The Reason for God
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Timothy Keller
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-02-14 - Publisher: Penguin

A New York Times bestseller people can believe in—by "a pioneer of the new urban Christians" (Christianity Today) and the "C.S. Lewis for the 21st century" (N