Grounding rights in social practices: A defence

Res Publica 9 (1):1-18 (2003)

Derrick Darby
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
This paper defends a social practiceconception of moral rights possession againstwhat many of its critics take to be a decisiveobjection, namely that such a conceptionprevents us from using moral rights forcritical purposes.
Keywords Dworkin  Hart  moral rights  moral rights positivism  rights
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DOI 10.1023/A:1022526209550
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