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  1. Making Sense of Human Rights.James W. Nickel - 1987 - University of California Press.
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    Multicultural Citizenship: A Liberal Theory of Minority Rights. [REVIEW]James W. Nickel - 1996 - Journal of Philosophy 93 (9):480-482.
  3. Constructing Protagorean Objectivity.Errnanno Bencivenga, Nadeem Hussein, Christine Korsgaard, James Lenman, Peter de Mameffe, James Nickel, David Plunkett, James Pryor, Andrews Reath & Michael Ridge - 2012 - In Jimmy Lenman & Yonatan Shemmer (eds.), Constructivism in Practical Philosophy. Oxford University Press.
    At least since the late Early Modern period, the Holy Grail of ethics, for many philosophers, has been to say how ethical values could have a kind of protagorean objectivity: values are to be both fully objective as values and yet depend on us by their very nature. More than any other contemporary foundational approach it is “constructivist” theories, such as those due to Rawls, Scanlon, and Korsgaard, which have consciously sought to explain how protagorean objectivity is a real possibility. (...)
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    Poverty and Rights.James W. Nickel - 2005 - Philosophical Quarterly 55 (220):385–402.
    I defend economic and social rights as human rights, and as a feasible approach to addressing world poverty. I propose a modest conception of economic and social rights that includes rights to subsistence, basic health care and basic education. The second part of the paper defends these three rights. I begin by sketching a pluralistic justificatory framework that starts with abstract norms pertaining to life, leading a life, avoiding severely cruel treatment, and avoiding severe unfairness. I argue that economic and (...)
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  5. Is There a Human Right to Employment?James W. Nickel - 1978 - Philosophical Forum 10 (2):149.
     
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    Can a Right to Health Care Be Justified by Linkage Arguments?James Nickel - 2016 - Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics 37 (4):293-306.
    Linkage arguments, which defend a controversial right by showing that it is indispensable or highly useful to an uncontroversial right, are sometimes used to defend the right to health care. This article evaluates such arguments when used to defend RHC. Three common errors in using linkage arguments are neglecting levels of implementation, expanding the scope of the supported right beyond its uncontroversial domain, and giving too much credit to the supporting right for outcomes in its area. A familiar linkage argument (...)
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  7. The Idea of a Political Liberalism: Essays on Rawls.Samantha Brennan, Claudia Card, Bernard Dauenhauer, Marilyn A. Friedman, Dale Jamieson, Richard Arneson, Clark Wolf, Robert Nagle, James Nickel, Christoph Fehige, Norman Daniels & Robert Noggle - 2000 - Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.
    In this unique volume, some of today's most eminent political philosophers examine the thought of John Rawls, focusing in particular on his most recent work. These original essays explore diverse issues, including the problem of pluralism, the relationship between constitutive commitment and liberal institutions, just treatment of dissident minorities, the constitutional implications of liberalism, international relations, and the structure of international law. The first comprehensive study of Rawls's recent work, The Idea of Political Liberalism will be indispensable for political philosophers (...)
     
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    Winner of The Philosophical Quarterly Essay Prize 2004: Poverty and Rights.James W. Nickel - 2005 - Philosophical Quarterly 55 (220):385 - 402.
    I defend economic and social rights as human rights, and as a feasible approach to addressing world poverty. I propose a modest conception of economic and social rights that includes rights to subsistence, basic health care and basic education. The second part of the paper defends these three rights. I begin by sketching a pluralistic justificatory framework that starts with abstract norms pertaining to life, leading a life, avoiding severely cruel treatment, and avoiding severe unfairness. I argue that economic and (...)
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    Pluralism, Justice, and Equality.James W. Nickel, David Miller & Michael Walzer - 1997 - Philosophical Review 106 (1):127.
    This is an excellent collection of critical essays on Michael Walzer’s Spheres of Justice. David Miller provides a comprehensive and lucid introduction to Walzer’s views on justice, and Walzer offers a brief—perhaps too brief—response to his critics. Contributors are drawn from philosophy, political science, and sociology, and include Judith Andre, Richard Arneson, Brian Barry, Joseph Carens, Jon Elster, Amy Gutmann, David Miller, Susan Moller Okin, Michael Rustin, Adam Swift, and Jeremy Waldron.
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    What Future for Human Rights?James W. Nickel - 2014 - Ethics and International Affairs 28 (2):213-223.
    Like people born shortly after World War II, the international human rights movement recently had its sixty-fifth birthday. This could mean that retirement is at hand and that death will come in a few decades. After all, the formulations of human rights that activists, lawyers, and politicians use today mostly derive from the UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and the world in 1948 was very different from our world today: the cold war was about to break out, communism was (...)
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    The Value of Cultural Belonging: Expanding Kymlicka's Theory.James W. Nickel - 1994 - Dialogue 33 (4):635-.
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    Recent Work on the Concept of Rights.Rex Martin & James W. Nickel - 1980 - American Philosophical Quarterly 17 (3):165 - 180.
    This article is a critical review of work on the concept of rights, Including the concept of human rights, From 1963 to 1978. Our focus is mainly on issues of the analysis of rights and human rights. We do not deal with the closely related issues bearing on the normative foundations of moral and human rights. Nor have we attempted much in the way of historical treatment of our topic. Section I surveys general characterizations of rights. In section ii, We (...)
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  13. Is Today's International Human Rights System a Global Governance Regime?James W. Nickel - 2002 - The Journal of Ethics 6 (4):353-371.
    Enthusiasts of the idea of globalization often view international human rights institutions as part of an emerging global governance regime. They claim that these institutions illustrate how state sovereignty is being diminished. This paper looks at the international system for thepromotion and protection of human rights aspart of normative globalization. It arguesthat this system does not constitute a systemof global governance, although in some areas itcomes close.
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  14. Should Reparations Be to Individuals or to Groups?James W. Nickel - 1974 - Analysis 34 (5):154 - 160.
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    Rawls on Political Community and Principles of Justice.James W. Nickel - 1990 - Law and Philosophy 9 (2):205 - 216.
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    Discrimination and Morally Relevant Characteristics.James W. Nickel - 1972 - Analysis 32 (4):113 - 114.
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  17. Philosophical Issues in International Environmental Law.James Nickel & Daniel Magraw - 2010 - In Samantha Besson & John Tasioulas (eds.), The Philosophy of International Law. Oxford University Press.
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    Are Human Rights Utopian?James W. Nickel - 1982 - Philosophy and Public Affairs 11 (3):246-264.
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    Relativism, Self-Determination and Human Rights.James Nickel & David Reidy - 2008 - In Deen Chatterjee (ed.), Democracy in a Global World. Rowman&Littlefield.
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    Legislative Intent and Other Essays on Law, Politics and Morality. [REVIEW]James W. Nickel - 1993 - Ethics 106 (2):466-467.
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    Should Undocumented Aliens Be Entitled to Health Care?James W. Nickel - 1986 - Hastings Center Report 16 (6):19-23.
    Congress recently decided that undocumented aliens are ineligible for medical benefits under the 1966 Medicaid Act, overruling a judicial decision that would have required the federal government to reimburse states partially for the costs of providing free care. Is providing such care simply a matter of prudence and charity? Or do illegal aliens have strong moral claims to medical care that generate duties for hospitals and government agencies?
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    Classification by Race in Compensatory Programs.James W. Nickel - 1974 - Ethics 84 (2):146-150.
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    Equal Opportunity in a Pluralistic Society: JAMES W. NICKEL.James W. Nickel - 1987 - Social Philosophy and Policy 5 (1):104-119.
    The United States has never been culturally or religiously homogeneous, but its diversity has greatly increased over the last century. Although the U.S. was first a multicultural nation through conquest and enslavement, its present diversity is due equally to immigration. In this paper I try to explain the difference it makes for one area of thought and policy – equal opportunity – if we incorporate cultural and religious pluralism into our national self-image. Formulating and implementing a policy of equal opportunity (...)
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    What's Wrong with Ethnic Cleansing?James W. Nickel - 1995 - Journal of Social Philosophy 26 (1):5-15.
  25. A Human Rights Approach to World Hunger.James Nickel - 1995 - In William Aiken Hugh LaFollette (ed.), World Hunger and Morality. Prentice-Hall. pp. 2--171.
     
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  26. Will Kymlicka, Liberalism, Community and Culture. [REVIEW]James Nickel - 1990 - Philosophy in Review 10:413-415.
     
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    Ethnocide and Indigenous Peoples1.James W. Nickel - 1994 - Journal of Social Philosophy 25 (s1):84-98.
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    Rights, Justice, and Duties to Provide Assistance: A Critique of Regan's Theory of Rights* Dale Jamieson.Lori Gruen, Betsy Israel, James W. Nickel & Peter Singer - 1990 - Ethics 100 (2):349-362.
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    A Defense of Welfare Rights as Human Rights.James Nickel - 2009 - In Thomas Christiano & John Philip Christman (eds.), Contemporary Debates in Political Philosophy. Wiley-Blackwell. pp. 17--437.
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    Legal Ethics.James W. Nickel - 1988 - Teaching Philosophy 11 (2):155-156.
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    Book Review:Desert. George Sher. [REVIEW]James W. Nickel - 1991 - Ethics 101 (2):409-.
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    Does Basing Rights on Autonomy Imply Obligations of Political Allegiance?James W. Nickel - 1989 - Dialogue 28 (4):531-.
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    Problems of International Justice.James W. Nickel - 1989 - Teaching Philosophy 12 (4):413-415.
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    Ian Carter, a Measure of Freedom.James W. Nickel - 2001 - Law and Philosophy 20 (5):531-540.
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  35. Warren F. Schwartz, Ed., Justice in Immigration Reviewed By.James W. Nickel - 1997 - Philosophy in Review 17 (5):370-371.
     
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    Freedom of Expression in a Pluralistic Society.James W. Nickel - 1988 - Law and Philosophy 7 (3):281 - 293.
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    Ethical Protections for Future Persons: Is Their Present Non-Existence a Serious Problem?James W. Nickel - 2015 - Journal of Business Ethics 127 (4):717-722.
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    The Moral Foundations of Civil Rights.James W. Nickel - 1988 - Ethics 98 (4):842-843.
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    Book Review. [REVIEW]JamesW Nickel - 1985 - Law and Philosophy 4 (1).
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    In Our Own Best Interest: How Defending Human Rights Benefits Us All, William F. Schulz , 256 Pp., $25 Cloth. [REVIEW]James W. Nickel - 2002 - Ethics and International Affairs 16 (1):155-157.
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    The Realm of Rights.James W. Nickel - 1992 - Philosophical Quarterly 42 (166):121-124.
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    Bibliography: A Bibliography on the Nature and Foundations of Rights, 1947-1977.Rex Martin & James W. Nickel - 1978 - Political Theory 6 (3):395-413.
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    Why Basic Liberties Are Bilateral.James W. Nickel - 1998 - Law and Philosophy 17 (5-6):627-634.
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  44. Will Kymlicka, Liberalism, Community and Culture Reviewed By.James W. Nickel - 1990 - Philosophy in Review 10 (10):413-415.
     
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  45. Should reparations be to individuals or to groups?James W. Nickel - 1974 - Analysis 34 (5):154.
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    Multicultural Citizenship: A Liberal Theory of Minority Rights by Will Kymlicka. [REVIEW]James W. Nickel - 1996 - Journal of Philosophy 93 (9):480-482.
  47. Discrimination and morally relevant characteristics.James W. Nickel - 1972 - Analysis 32 (4):113.
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    Philosophical Abstracts.James W. Nickel - 1980 - American Philosophical Quarterly 17 (3):435-457.
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    The Liberty Dimension of Historic and Contemporary Segregation.James W. Nickel - 1997 - Law and Philosophy 16 (3):259 - 277.
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    On Banishing Ethics From Our Minds.James W. Nickel - 1974 - Journal of Value Inquiry 8 (3):204-214.
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