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Introduction

Attracta Ingram

in A Political Theory of Rights

Published in print November 1994 | ISBN: 9780198279631
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191599545 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0198279639.003.0001
 Introduction

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This introductory chapter begins with a discussion on propositions of moral rights. It then explores the importance of individuals, misgivings about rights, natural law and natural rights, and the principle of self-ownership. This is followed by an overview of the chapters included in the volume.

Keywords: moral rights; self-ownership; natural law; individual

Chapter.  8140 words. 

Subjects: Political Theory

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