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On Human Rights$
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James Griffin

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780199238781

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2010

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199238781.001.0001

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Human Rights: Discrepancies Between Philosophy and International Law

Human Rights: Discrepancies Between Philosophy and International Law

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(p.191) 11 Human Rights: Discrepancies Between Philosophy and International Law
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On Human Rights
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James Griffin (Contributor Webpage)

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199238781.003.0012

This chapter works out the implications of the account for a selection of lower-level human rights. Topics discussed include the discrepancies between two lists of human rights — the one from the best philosophical account and the other from the most authoritative declarations in international law; the list of human rights emerging from the personhood account; civil and political rights, aims and status of international law; economic, social, and cultural rights; and the future of international lists of human rights.

Keywords:   human rights, international law, personhood, civil rights, political rights

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