Ethics and Human Rights - Ethik und Menschenrechte

Author:Peter G. Kirchschläger
Pages:59-98
SUMMARY

Human rights protect essential elements and spheres of human existence that enable humans to survive and exist as humans. In this context, human rights can be viewed as having four dimensions: In addition to the legal, the political, and the historic dimension, human rights also have a moral dimension. From an ethical perspective, this raises two issues. The first concerns the relationship of... (see full summary)


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