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The Coming Good Society

Why New Realities Demand New Rights

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$29.95 • £23.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674977082

Publication Date: 06/09/2020


328 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches


  • Introduction
  • 1. Why Rights Change
  • 2. Beyond Pink and Blue: Sex and Gender 2.0
  • 3. Here’s Looking at You: Privacy in an Age of New Technology
  • 4. Adam and Eve, CRISPR and SHEEF: The Challenge of New Developments in the Biosciences
  • 5. From Petty to Panama: Corruption as a Violation of Human Rights
  • 6. “Ask Now the Beasts and They Shall Teach Thee”: Why Animals Deserve Rights
  • 7. Robots, Weapons, and War
  • 8. Should Rocks Have Rights? The Nature of Nature
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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