This article aims to analyze the constitution of a subject of right capable of respect and esteem through the concept of capacity elaborated by Paul Ricœur. It intends to evaluate the capable, emancipated human being, the self that has an ethical and moral dimension and that is susceptible of ethical and juridical imputation, as it is explained in “Who is the Subject of Rights?” in The Just .     There is an erratum for this article located here .  
Keywords Éthique, Sujet de droit, Capacité, Droits de l’homme  Ethics, Subject of Rights, Capacity, Human Rights  Ética, Sujeito do Direito, Capacidade, Direitos Humanos
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DOI 10.5195/errs.2011.95
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