Table of Contents


Part One: Concept

  1. Basic Vocabulary and Core Concepts
  2. Who Holds Human Rights?
  3. What Justifies Human Rights?
  4. What are the Objects of Our Human Rights?
  5. Who Bears Which Duties?
  6. Can Human Rights Withstand Criticism?

Part Two: Context

  1. History I: Origins to the Nineteenth Century
  2. History II: Twentieth Century and Beyond

Appendix A

  • The American Bill of Rights
    French Declaration of The Rights of Man and Citizen
    Universal Declaration of Human Rights
    Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms

Appendix B

  • Human Rights Research Tool


Posted on October 29, 2015