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Moral Dimensions of Human Rights Documents

Carl Wellman

in The Moral Dimensions of Human Rights

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199744787
eISBN:
9780199827138
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199744787.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter explains how the most important global human rights documents presuppose the existence of moral human rights. This is especially true of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the ... More


The Secret of Literary Silence

Kalpana Rahita Seshadri

in HumAnimal: Race, Law, Language

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816677887
eISBN:
9781452948249
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816677887.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter explores the domain of literature and the role of silence as the limit that defines the literary, addressing the limit that concerns the language of law. It focuses on the theorized ... More


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