The Psychology of Rights and Duties: Empirical Contributions and Normative Commentaries / Edition 1 by Norman J. Finkel, Fathali M. Moghaddam | | 9781591471660 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
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
     
 

ISBN-10: 1591471664

ISBN-13: 9781591471660

Pub. Date: 10/28/2004

Publisher: American Psychological Association

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.

Overview

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)

Table of Contents

Contributorsxi
Prefacexiii
Chapter 1Human Rights and Duties: An Introduction3
IEmpirical Contributions on Rights, Duties, and Culture19
Chapter 2Universal Rights and Duties as Normative Social Representations21
Chapter 3Understanding Rights and Duties in Different Cultures and Contexts: Observations From German and Korean Adolescents49
Chapter 4Toward a Cultural Theory of Rights and Duties in Human Development75
Chapter 5Rights and Duties as Group Norms: Implications of Intergroup Research for the Study of Rights and Responsibilities105
IIEmpirical Contributions on the Relationship Between Rights and Duties135
Chapter 6A Deference-Based Perspective on Duty: Empowering Government to Define Duties to Oneself and to Others137
Chapter 7On the Commonsense Justice and Black-Letter Law Relationship: At the Empirical-Normative Divide159
Chapter 8Patients' Rights and Physicians' Duties: Implications for the Doctor-Patient Relationship and the Quality of Health Care179
Chapter 9The Rightful Place of Human Rights: Incorporating Individual, Group, and Cultural Perspectives197
IIINormative Commentaries221
Chapter 10An Ontology for Duties and Rights223
Chapter 11Taking Duties Seriously: To What Problems Are Rights and Duties the Solution?243
Chapter 12Theories of Justice, Rights, and Duties: Negotiating the Interface Between Normative and Empirical Inquiry253
Chapter 13Rights and Duties: Psychology's Contributions, Normative Assessments, and Future Research271
AppendixUnited Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights285
Index291
About the Editors299

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