[Book] Elements of a theory of human rights


 

 

Article Abstract:

The conceptual understanding of human rights is benefited by considering the reasoning that moves the activists and the range and effectiveness of practical actions they undertake, including recognition, monitoring and agitation. It is argued that the richness of practice is critically relevant for understanding the concept and reach of human rights.

Author: Sen, Amartya
Publisher: Blackwell Publishers Ltd.
Publication Name: Philosophy & Public Affairs
Subject: Political science
ISSN: 0048-3915
Year: 2004

United States, International Affairs, Human Rights, Evaluation

Read more: http://www.faqs.org/abstracts/Political-science/Objectivity-and-truth-youd-better-believe-it-Elements-of-a-theory-of-human-rights.html#ixzz1aXUy17Gc

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