International Studies in Phenomenology and Philosophy

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La doppia forza dei diritti

Una riflessione sulle garanzie

Tommaso Greco

pp. 135-150


In any theory of human rights, some account of guarantees must be given. Too often, however, the debate focuses on judicial protection, leaving little space for the obligations of citizens. This paper analyzes the reasons why “horizontal” duties deserve to be taken seriously. They are an essential element both in terms of the validity and effectiveness of rights.

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Biasetti Pierfrancesco, Menga Ferdinando G (2014) Human rights in a plural ethical framework. Metodo 2 (1).

Pages: 135-150

DOI: 10.19079/metodo.2.1.135

Full citation:

Greco Tommaso (2014) „La doppia forza dei diritti: Una riflessione sulle garanzie“. Metodo 2 (1), 135–150.