The Resource The rights revolution : rights and community in modern America, Samuel Walker

The rights revolution : rights and community in modern America, Samuel Walker

Label
The rights revolution : rights and community in modern America
Title
The rights revolution
Title remainder
rights and community in modern America
Statement of responsibility
Samuel Walker
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The most dramatic change in American society in the last forty years has been the explosive growth of personal rights, a veritable ""rights revolution"" that is perceived by both conservatives and liberals as a threat to traditional values and our sense of community. Is it possible that our pursuit of personal rights is driving our country toward moral collapse? In The Rights Revolution, Samuel Walker answers this question with an emphatic no. The ""rights revolution,"" says Walker, is the embodiment of the American ideals of morality and community. He argues that the critics of personal right
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walker, Samuel
Dewey number
  • 323.0973
  • 323/.0973
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
E185.615
LC item number
.W28 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Civil rights movements
  • Civil rights
  • Communitarianism
  • Social values
Label
The rights revolution : rights and community in modern America, Samuel Walker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [184]-210) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
CONTENTS; INTRODUCTION; Chapter One: THE PROBLEM OF RIGHTS; Chapter Two: THE TRANSFORMATION OF AMERICAN LIFE; Chapter Three: BELONGING TO AMERICA: RIGHTS AND MEMBERSHIP; Chapter Four: SPEAKING AND BELONGING: FREE SPEECH AND COMMUNITY; Chapter Five: THE CONFINED AND THE ACCUSED; Chapter Six: THE LIMITS OF COMMUNITARIANISM; Chapter Seven: CONCLUSION: NEW RULES FOR AMERICAN SOCIETY; NOTES; INDEX
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (241 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195344714
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000033355
  • (EBL)241389
  • (OCoLC)559885444
  • (SSID)ssj0000238355
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11208328
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000238355
  • (PQKBWorkID)10222734
  • (PQKB)11440937
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC241389
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4702113
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000033355
Label
The rights revolution : rights and community in modern America, Samuel Walker
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [184]-210) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
CONTENTS; INTRODUCTION; Chapter One: THE PROBLEM OF RIGHTS; Chapter Two: THE TRANSFORMATION OF AMERICAN LIFE; Chapter Three: BELONGING TO AMERICA: RIGHTS AND MEMBERSHIP; Chapter Four: SPEAKING AND BELONGING: FREE SPEECH AND COMMUNITY; Chapter Five: THE CONFINED AND THE ACCUSED; Chapter Six: THE LIMITS OF COMMUNITARIANISM; Chapter Seven: CONCLUSION: NEW RULES FOR AMERICAN SOCIETY; NOTES; INDEX
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (241 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195344714
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000033355
  • (EBL)241389
  • (OCoLC)559885444
  • (SSID)ssj0000238355
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11208328
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000238355
  • (PQKBWorkID)10222734
  • (PQKB)11440937
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC241389
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4702113
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000033355

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