Human Rights And The Search For Community: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Human Rights And The Search For Community

1st Edition

By Rhoda E. Howard-hassmann

Routledge

272 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Paperback: 9780813325798
pub: 1995-06-01
SAVE ~$9.20
$46.00
$36.80
x
Hardback: 9780367319861
pub: 2019-05-07
SAVE ~$29.99
$149.95
$119.96
x
eBook (VitalSource) : 9780429493690
pub: 2018-02-20
from $23.00


FREE Standard Shipping!

Description

In this book, Rhoda E. Howard argues that communities can exist in modern Western societies if they protect the whole spectrum of individual human rights, not only civil and political but also economic rights.

Table of Contents

In Memoriam -- Human Rights and the Search for Community -- Liberal Society -- Cultural Absolutism and Nostalgia for Community -- Rights, Dignity, and Secular Society -- The Modern Community -- Honor and Shame -- Social Exclusion -- Individualism and Social Obligation -- About the Book and Author

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General