A Concept of Dignity

@article{DanCohen2011ACO,
  title={A Concept of Dignity},
  author={Meir Dan-Cohen},
  journal={Israel Law Review},
  year={2011},
  volume={44},
  pages={9-23}
}
In this lecture, presented at a German-Israeli conference on Dignity and the Criminal Law held in Jerusalem in January 2009, I track the idea of human dignity to its two main sources, the Old Testament notion of Imago Dei and Kant’s doctrine of the noumenal self. I then draw some implications that the provenance of dignity, so understood, has on the use of this concept in a number of contemporary debates. 
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