My Library

University LibraryCatalogue

Limit search to items available for borrowing or consultation
Result Page: Previous Next
Can't find that book? Try BONUS+
Look for full text

Search Discovery

Search CARM Centre Catalogue

Search Trove

Add record to RefWorks

Author Charvet, John.

Title The liberal project and human rights : the theory and practice of a new world order / John Charvet and Elisa Kaczynska-Nay.

Published Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2008.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description xii, 434 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The contextual origin of liberal thought and practice -- The Westphalian society of sovereign states -- The growth of liberal universalism -- The UN and regional declarations and covenants on human rights -- The right of peoples to self-determination -- The right to development and development assistance -- Women's international human rights -- The implementation of international human rights -- Western critiques of liberal human rights -- Liberalism and non-western cultures -- In defence of liberalism.
Other author Kaczynska-Nay, Elisa.
Subject Liberalism.
Human rights.
ISBN 9780521883146 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0521883148 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780521709590 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0521709598 (pbk. : alk. paper)