Taking rights seriously

Taking rights seriously

Taking rights seriously

Law in general. Comparative and uniform law. Jurisprudence > Jurisprudence. Philosophy and theory of law > The concept of law > The object of law. Law and justice > General works > English

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Ronald Dworkin
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Massachusetts
  • Publication Information: Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 1977
  • Material: Internet resource
  • Type: Book, Internet Resource
  • Permalink: https://books.lawin.org/taking-rights-seriously/ (Stable identifier)

Additional Format

Online version: Dworkin, Ronald. Taking rights seriously. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1977 (OCoLC)756463460

Short Description

XV, 293 pages ; 25 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Taking rights seriously is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Harvard University Press
  • Responsable Person: Ronald Dworkin.
  • Publication Date: 1977
  • Country/State: Massachusetts
  • Number of Editions: 185 editions
  • First edition Date: 1977
  • Last edition Date: 2015
  • Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese, Czech, Portuguese, Serbian, Japanese, Bulgarian, Korean, Lithuanian, Ukrainian, Croatian, Russian
  • Library of Congress Code: K240
  • Dewey Code: 342.085
  • ISBN: 0674867106 9780674867109
  • OCLC: 2847963

Main Contents

The model of rules I
The model of rules II
Hard cases
Constitutional cases
Justice and rights
Taking rights seriously
Civil disobedience
Reverse discrimination
Liberty and moralism
Liberty and liberalism
What rights do we have?
Can rights be controversial?

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