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Published: 26 November 2018

362 Pages


ISBN: 9780198827221

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Human Dignity and Human Rights

Pablo Gilabert

  • The most systematic and first book-length philosophical account of the content and significance of human dignity as a central idea for human rights available
  • Provides a comprehensive and sophisticated discussion and elaboration of the idea of human dignity
  • Delivers a dynamic account, demonstrating how to combine an ethically ambitious conception of the content of human rights norms and a practically realistic view of how feasibility and power operate in the political process leading to their fulfillment
  • Offers a proposal of the dignitarian ideal of solidaristic empowerment

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