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Abstract

The concept of human rights is based upon a universal and, therefore, a worldwide unified standard of norms for the protection of the individual. As such, the scope of human rights is not limited by divergent cultural norms or regional beliefs as proposed by the “cultural relativists”.

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • Wolf von der Wense
    • 1
  1. 1.StadeDeutschland

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