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The empowered self : law and society in the age of individualism / Thomas M. Franck
Bib ID 1828130
Format BookBook
Author
Franck, Thomas M
 
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Description Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1999 
xiii, 312 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0198298412
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  • Machine derived contents note: 1. Tribe, Nation, State: Traditional Forms of Imposed Identity
  • 2. The Dreary Future of Imposed Identity: A World of 2,000 States
  • 3. A Different Future: Individualism as Identity
  • 4. Citizenship: An Instance of Identity as a Personal act of Self-Determination
  • 5. Community Based on Personal Autonomy
  • 6. Freedom of Conscience: A "Western" Value?
  • 7. Constructing the Self: Name, Gender, Career and Privacy
  • 8. The Individual as Emerging Rights-Holder
  • 9. The Individual Against the Group
  • 10. Personal Freedom, Personal Responsibility and Their Democratic Reconciliation
 
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Individualism.  |  Nationalism.  |  Identity (Psychology)  |  Group identity.  |  Citizenship.  |  Civil rights.  |  Human rights.

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