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The Resource Rethinking rights : historical, political, and philosophical perspectives, edited by Bruce P. Frohnen and Kenneth L. Grasso, (electronic resource)

Rethinking rights : historical, political, and philosophical perspectives, edited by Bruce P. Frohnen and Kenneth L. Grasso, (electronic resource)

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Rethinking rights : historical, political, and philosophical perspectives
Title
Rethinking rights
Title remainder
historical, political, and philosophical perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bruce P. Frohnen and Kenneth L. Grasso
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Essays retrace the historical development of rights in the West, assessing the influence of Locke, Burke, and the authors of the Declaration of Independence to clarify the experience of rights within the Western tradition, showing that rights need to be rethought so that they may again truly serve the human good"--Provided by publisher
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MiAaPQ
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Eric Voegelin Institute series in political philosophy
Rethinking rights : historical, political, and philosophical perspectives, edited by Bruce P. Frohnen and Kenneth L. Grasso, (electronic resource)
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Rethinking rights : historical, political, and philosophical perspectives, edited by Bruce P. Frohnen and Kenneth L. Grasso, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • George W. Carey
  • Individual and group rights: self-government and claims of right in historical practice
  • Bruce P. Frohnen
  • The
  • ontology of rights
  • Kenneth L. Schmitz
  • The
  • historical and communal roots of legal rights and the erosion of the state
  • Paul Gottfried
  • Reintegrating rights: Catholicism, social ontology, and contemporary rights discourse
  • Introduction:
  • Kenneth L. Grasso
  • Toward a social pluralist theory of institutional rights
  • Jonathan Chaplin
  • Epilogue:
  • Toward an integrative vision
  • Bruce P. Frohnen
  • Rights in a multicultural age
  • Bruce P. Frohnen, Kenneth L. Grasso
  • Historical roots of modern rights: before Locke and after
  • Brian Tierney
  • Natural rights and social contract in Burke and Bellarmine
  • Gary D. Glenn
  • Natural law, natural rights, and the Declaration of Independence
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Extent
ix, 271 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote

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