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Human Rights in Brief


Human Rights in Brief

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In the last decade the demand for human rights has become a revolutionary force in the world. In this essay, scholar Jack Donnelly traces the development of human rights from their origins as a political theory in 17th-century Europe to their present-day acceptance as an international standard.
Material Type: Open Textbook
Technical Format: Other
Date Added to MERLOT: December 01, 2008
Date Modified in MERLOT: January 09, 2015
Submitter: Judy Baker
Keywords: DOS, USA, Communications, Embassy, Civil Liberties, Foreign Policy, Human Rights, International


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Language: English, Arabic, Spanish
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