The Age of Rights / Edition 1

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Overview

This book presents a valuable clarification and defence of human rights by Italy's leading political theorist.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780745615950
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 1/15/1991
  • Edition description: REVISED
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 192
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.41 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the English Edition
Note
1 On the Fundamental Principles of Human Rights 3
2 Human Rights Now and in the Future 12
3 The Age of Rights 32
4 Human Rights and Society 47
5 Human Rights Today 61
6 The French Revolution and Human Rights 75
7 The Legacy of the Great Revolution 99
8 Kant and the French Revolution 115
9 Against the Death Penalty 127
10 The Current Debate on the Death Penalty 143
Index 165
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