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The Resource Inalienable rights : a defense, Diana T. Meyers

Inalienable rights : a defense, Diana T. Meyers

Label
Inalienable rights : a defense
Title
Inalienable rights
Title remainder
a defense
Statement of responsibility
Diana T. Meyers
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meyers, Diana T
Index
index present
LC call number
JC571
LC item number
.M454 1985
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil rights
  • Human rights
  • Natural law
Label
Inalienable rights : a defense, Diana T. Meyers
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [209]-212
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch.1. The Problem of Natural Rights -- Traditional Characterization of Human Rights -- The Moral Import of Rights Possession -- Forms of Rights Loss -- Sources of Criteria for Inalienable Rights -- Ch.2. A Contributionof Inalienable Rights to the Adequacy of Moral Systems -- Varieties of Rights Renunciation -- Conscientious Renunciation -- Oblligation, Supererogation, and Rights -- The Inadequacy of Self-defeating Moral Systems -- Inadmissible Obligations -- Admissible Permissions -- Inalienable Rights -- Ch.3. Four Inalienable Rights -- The Right to Life and the Right to Personal Liberty -- Force, Liberties, and Law -- The Right to Benign Treatment and the Right to Satisfaction of Basic Needs -- Supererogatory Pain and Deprivation -- A Note on Property Rights -- Supererogation and Promising -- Personal Worth and Personal Codes -- Ch.4. Inalienable Rights and the Foundations of Moral Interaction -- Rescission by Design -- Inalienable Liberties -- Justifying Self-interested Deceit -- Impenetrable Deceit -- Amoral Action and Enforced Irresponsability -- Two Types of Rescission by Design -- Ch.5. Possession of Inalienable Rights -- Species Membership and the Qualifications for Inalienable Rights -- The Equality of Inalienable Rights -- The Dispossessed -- Children -- Animals -- The Universality of Inalienable Rights -- Ch.6. Permissible Abridgment -- Varieties of Abridgment -- The Wrong of Denial -- The Problem of Enforcement -- The Injustice of Private Enforcement -- Enforcement and the State -- The Imposition of Punishment -- State Implementation of Subsistence Rights -- The Difference Between Inalienable Rights -- The Difference Between Inalienable Rights and Obligations of Noninterference and Aid -- The Ineliminability of Inalienable Rights -- Ch.7. Contract Theory and Inalienable Rights -- Defending Natural Rights -- Political Ideals -- Individualism
Control code
11398274
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 215 pages
Isbn
9780231060356
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
84023007
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Inalienable rights : a defense, Diana T. Meyers
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [209]-212
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch.1. The Problem of Natural Rights -- Traditional Characterization of Human Rights -- The Moral Import of Rights Possession -- Forms of Rights Loss -- Sources of Criteria for Inalienable Rights -- Ch.2. A Contributionof Inalienable Rights to the Adequacy of Moral Systems -- Varieties of Rights Renunciation -- Conscientious Renunciation -- Oblligation, Supererogation, and Rights -- The Inadequacy of Self-defeating Moral Systems -- Inadmissible Obligations -- Admissible Permissions -- Inalienable Rights -- Ch.3. Four Inalienable Rights -- The Right to Life and the Right to Personal Liberty -- Force, Liberties, and Law -- The Right to Benign Treatment and the Right to Satisfaction of Basic Needs -- Supererogatory Pain and Deprivation -- A Note on Property Rights -- Supererogation and Promising -- Personal Worth and Personal Codes -- Ch.4. Inalienable Rights and the Foundations of Moral Interaction -- Rescission by Design -- Inalienable Liberties -- Justifying Self-interested Deceit -- Impenetrable Deceit -- Amoral Action and Enforced Irresponsability -- Two Types of Rescission by Design -- Ch.5. Possession of Inalienable Rights -- Species Membership and the Qualifications for Inalienable Rights -- The Equality of Inalienable Rights -- The Dispossessed -- Children -- Animals -- The Universality of Inalienable Rights -- Ch.6. Permissible Abridgment -- Varieties of Abridgment -- The Wrong of Denial -- The Problem of Enforcement -- The Injustice of Private Enforcement -- Enforcement and the State -- The Imposition of Punishment -- State Implementation of Subsistence Rights -- The Difference Between Inalienable Rights -- The Difference Between Inalienable Rights and Obligations of Noninterference and Aid -- The Ineliminability of Inalienable Rights -- Ch.7. Contract Theory and Inalienable Rights -- Defending Natural Rights -- Political Ideals -- Individualism
Control code
11398274
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 215 pages
Isbn
9780231060356
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
84023007
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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