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Author Zivi, Karen.

Title Making rights claims : a practice of democratic citizenship / Karen Zivi
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2012
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Description 1 online resource
Summary 'Making Rights Claims' argues that understanding and assessing the relationship between rights and democracy requires a new approach to the study of rights. Zivi combines insights from speech act theory with recent developments in democratic and feminist thought to develop a theory of the performativity of rights claiming
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Also issued in print format
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (viewed on Jan. 21, 2012)
Subject Human rights.
Civil rights.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199919437 ebook
0199919437 ebook