Taking the "human" out of human rights.

  • J Ocie Harris
  • Published 2011 in
    Cambridge quarterly of healthcare ethics : CQ…


Human rights are universally acknowledged to be important, although they are, of course, by no means universally respected. This universality has helped to combat racism and sexism and other arbitrary and vicious forms of discrimination. Unfortunately, as we shall see, the universality of human rights is both too universal and not universal enough. It is… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S0963180109990570


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@article{Harris2011TakingT, title={Taking the "human" out of human rights.}, author={J Ocie Harris}, journal={Cambridge quarterly of healthcare ethics : CQ : the international journal of healthcare ethics committees}, year={2011}, volume={20 1}, pages={9-20} }