The Psychology of Rights and Duties: Empirical Contributions and Normative Commentaries / Edition 1

The Psychology of Rights and Duties: Empirical Contributions and Normative Commentaries / Edition 1

by Norman J. Finkel, Fathali M. Moghaddam
     
 

Explores the question of universals in human rights and duties, the relationship between rights and duties and aims to stimulate interdisciplinary communication on this topic among psychologists and interested others.See more details below

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Explores the question of universals in human rights and duties, the relationship between rights and duties and aims to stimulate interdisciplinary communication on this topic among psychologists and interested others.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781591471660
Publisher:
American Psychological Association
Publication date:
10/28/2004
Series:
Law and Public Policy Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.00(d)

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1Human rights and duties : an introduction3
Ch. 2Universal rights and duties as normative social representations21
Ch. 3Understanding rights and duties in different cultures and contexts : observations from German and Korean adolescents49
Ch. 4Toward a cultural theory of rights and duties in human development75
Ch. 5Rights and duties as group norms : implications of intergroup research for the study of rights and responsibilities105
Ch. 6A deference-based perspective on duty : empowering government to define duties to oneself and to others137
Ch. 7On the commonsense justice and black-letter law relationship : at the empirical-normative divide159
Ch. 8Patients' rights and physicians' duties : implications for the doctor-patient relationship and the quality of health care179
Ch. 9The rightful place of human rights : incorporating individual, group, and cultural perspectives197
Ch. 10An ontology for duties and rights223
Ch. 11Taking duties seriously : to what problems are rights and duties the solution?243
Ch. 12Theories of justice, rights, and duties : negotiating the interface between normative and empirical inquiry253
Ch. 13Rights and duties : psychology's contributions, normative assessments, and future research271
AppUnited Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights285

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