Rights From Wrongs

Author: Alan M. Dershowitz
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0786737735
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Rights from Wrongs is the first book to propose a theory of rights that emerges not from a theory of perfect justice but from its opposite: from the bottom up, from trial and error, and from our collective experience of injustice.

Rights From Wrongs

Author: Alan M. Dershowitz
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 0786737735
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Where do our rights come from? Does natural law really exist outside of what is written in constitutions and legal statutes? If so, why are rights not the same everywhere and in all eras? On the oth

Rights From Wrongs

Author: Alan M. Dershowitz
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 9780465017133
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A noted legal scholar examines the source of human rights, arguing that rights are the result of particular experiences with injustice and looking at the implications in terms of the right to privacy, voting rights, and other rights.

Justice

Author: Nicholas Wolterstorff
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691146300
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Not only does this book reflect the clarity and acuity of thought that characterize Wolterstorff's work, it also reflects the humane sensibilities of someone who has thought and felt deeply about these matters for a long time.

Rights Gone Wrong

Author: Richard Thompson Ford
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 1429969253
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In Rights Gone Wrong, Richard Thompson Ford, author of the New York Times Notable Book The Race Card, argues that this is seldom the case.

Helping Your Child Learn Right From Wrong

Author: Sidney B. Simon
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
ISBN:
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With behavior there are rights and wrongs — we simply cannot allow people to
harm themselves or others. But we cannot and don't want to control the ways
people of any age think and feel. 3. ONLY ONE PERSON TALKS AT A TIME,
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Black Rights White Wrongs

Author: Charles W. Mills
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190245425
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These essays look at racial liberalism, past and present: "white ignorance" as a guilty ignoring of social reality that facilitates white racial domination; Immanuel Kant's role as the most important liberal theorist of both personhood and ...

Lawyer

Author: R. Blain Andrus
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781604425987
Size: 16.23 MB
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Wrongs Making Rights But how exactly do rights come from wrongs? It might be
that our concept of rights starts with a nonmetaphoric core that we experience as
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Preemption A Knife That Cuts Both Ways

Author: Alan M. Dershowitz
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393244768
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Using the American government’s 2003 invasion of Iraq as a starting point, Alan M. Dershowitz tracks our society’s increasing reliance on preemptive action.