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Author Charvet, John
Title The liberal project and human rights : the theory and practice of a new world order / John Charvet and Elisa Kaczynska-Nay
Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  JC574 .C4853 2008    AVAILABLE    30660020039983
Descript xii, 434 p. ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 365-423) and index
The contextual origin of liberal thought and practice -- The Westphalian society of sovereign states -- The growth of liberal universalism -- The UN and regional declarations and covenants on human rights -- The right of peoples to self-determination -- The right to development and development assistance -- Women's international human rights -- The implementation of international human rights -- Western critiques of liberal human rights -- Liberalism and non-western cultures -- In defence of liberalism
Subject Liberalism
Human rights
Alt Author Kaczynska-Nay, Elisa
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