Inventing human rights : a history / Lynn Hunt.

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Published: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., c2007.
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245 1 0 |a Inventing human rights :  |b a history /  |c Lynn Hunt. 
260 |a New York :  |b W.W. Norton & Co.,  |c c2007. 
300 |a 272 p. :  |b ill. ;  |c 22 cm. 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references and index. 
505 0 |a "Torrents of emotion" : reading novels and imagining equality -- "Bone of their bone" : abolishing torture -- "They have set a great example" : declaring rights -- "There will be no end of it" : the consequences of declaring -- "The soft power of humanity" : why human rights failed, only to succeed in the long run. 
650 0 |a Human rights  |x History 
650 0 |a Human rights in literature. 
650 0 |a Torture  |x History. 
991 |a 2007-05-14 
992 |a Created by sico, 14/05/2007. Updated by mayo, 13/06/2007. 
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