Civil identity and 'bare life'

Arendt and Agamben's challenge to human rights

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Hannah Arendt and Giorgio Agamben's reservations regarding the nature and enforcement of human rights in today's political environment is examined.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)119-138
Number of pages20
JournalAustralian Journal of Human Rights
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2007


  • Arendt
  • Agemben
  • human rights
  • bare life
  • civil society

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