Cover: The Realm of Rights, from Harvard University PressCover: The Realm of Rights in PAPERBACK

The Realm of Rights

Add to Cart

Product Details


$50.00 • £40.95 • €45.00

ISBN 9780674749498

Publication Date: 01/01/1992


400 pages


Related Subjects

  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction and Metaethical Remarks
  • I. Rights: What They Are
    • Claims, Privileges, and Powers
    • Duties
    • Ought
    • Enforcing Claims
    • Value
    • Tradeoffs
    • The Trolley Problem
  • II. Rights: Which They Are
    • Trespass and First Property
    • Harm
    • Distress and Harm
    • Liberty
    • Giving One’s Word
    • Second Property
    • Ceasing To Have a Right
  • Index

Recent News

Black lives matter. Black voices matter. A statement from HUP »

From Our Blog

Cover: A Theory of Justice: Original Edition, by John Rawls, from Harvard University Press

John Rawls: Speaking in a Shared Political Language

On the occasion of the anniversary of the publication of A Theory of Justice, Andrius Gališanka, author of John Rawls: The Path to a Theory of Justice, reflects on some of Rawls’s ideas on moral and political reasoning