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Author Zivi, Karen
Title Making rights claims [electronic resource] : a practice of democratic citizenship / Karen Zivi
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, 2012
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
'Making Rights Claims' argues that understanding and assessing the relationship between rights and democracy requires a new approach to the study of rights. Zivi combines insights from speech act theory with recent developments in democratic and feminist thought to develop a theory of the performativity of rights claiming
Also issued in print format
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (viewed on Jan. 21, 2012)
Link Print version 9780199826414
Subject Human rights
Civil rights
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