In today's volatile political landscape, the study of human rights is more critical than ever. This anthology contains 33 classic and contemporary selections from around the world illustrating the evolution of human rights. Legal documents, essays, memoirs, letters, short fiction, and poetry trace the history of this revolutionary concept.
To help students explore this subject fully, the anthology includes:
- Explanatory headnotes
- Provacative discussion questions
- Research topics for every selection