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Margaret Gilbert presents the first full-length treatment of a central class of rights: demand-rights. To have such a right is to have the standing or authority to demand a particular action of another person. Gilbert argues that joint commitment is a ground of demand-rights, and gives joint commitment accounts of both agreements and promises.
Keywords rights  standing to demand  directed obligations  moral rights  institutional rights  promises and agreements  joint commitment  realms of rights  contemporary rights theory
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