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    Challenge and response.Carl Wellman - 1971 - Carbondale,: Southern Illinois University Press.
    Mr. Wellman’s highly original contribution to the relatively new field of justification in ethics consists of characterizing the different ways in which ethical statements can be challenged and showing how each sort of challenge can be met by an appropriate response, enabling reasonable men to appropriately discuss or reflect on ethical issues. In developing his unique, systematic, methodology of ethics, Mr. Wellman has, first, rigorously reviewed and refuted the main arguments for the view of the nature of all reasoning as (...)
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    Real rights.Carl Wellman - 1995 - New York: Oxford University Press.
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    A theory of rights: persons under laws, institutions, and morals.Carl Wellman - 1985 - Totowa, N.J.: Rowman & Allanheld.
    This book makes two important contributions toward a general and systematic theory of rights-a powerful philosophical analysis of the language of rights and an explanation of the nature of rights. In working out these ideas, Wellman has provided a new and cohesive way of thinking and talking about rights of every sort. Wellman succeeds in bringing all kinds of rights-moral, legal, institutional, etc.-under one unified theory in a way that illuminates their similarities and differences. This enables him to deal in (...)
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  4. The proliferation of rights: moral progress or empty rhetoric?Carl Wellman - 1999 - Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press.
    The Proliferation of Rights explores how the assertion of rights has expanded dramatically since World War II. Carl Wellman illuminates for the reader the historical developments in each of the major categories of rights, including human rights, civil rights, women’s rights, patient rights, and animal rights. He concludes by assessing where this proliferation has been legitimate and helpful, cases where it has been illusory and unproductive, and alternatives to the appeal to rights.
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  5. On terrorism itself.Carl Wellman - 1979 - Journal of Value Inquiry 13 (4):250-258.
  6. The Moral Dimensions of Human Rights.Carl Wellman - 2010 - , US: Oup Usa.
    In The Moral Dimensions of Human Rights, Carl Wellman takes a broad approach to human rights by discussing all three types - moral, international, and national -at length. At the same time, Wellman pays special attention to the moral reasons that are relevant to each kind of human rights.
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    Ethical Disagreement and Objective Truth.Carl Wellman - 1975 - American Philosophical Quarterly 12 (3):211 - 221.
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    An Approach to Rights: Studies in the Philosophy of Law and Morals.Carl Wellman - 1997 - Springer Verlag.
    An Approach to Rights contains fifteen previously published but mostly inaccessible papers that together show the development of one of the more important contemporary theories of the nature, grounds and practical implications of rights. In a long retrospective essay, Carl Wellman explains what he was trying to accomplish in each paper, how far he believes that he succeeded and where he failed. Thus the author provides a critical perspective both on his own theory and on alternative theories from which he (...)
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  9. The ethical implications of cultural relativity.Carl Wellman - 1963 - Journal of Philosophy 60 (7):169-184.
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    The Realm of Rights by Judith Jarvis Thomson. [REVIEW]Carl Wellman - 1992 - Journal of Philosophy 89 (6):326-329.
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    Upholding legal rights.Carl Wellman - 1975 - Ethics 86 (1):49-60.
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    Needs.Carl Wellman - 1989 - Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 50 (2):428-430.
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    Wittgenstein and the egocentric predicament.Carl Wellman - 1959 - Mind 68 (270):223-233.
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    The language of ethics.Carl Wellman - 1961 - Cambridge,: Harvard University Press.
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    Welfare rights.Carl Wellman - 1982 - Totowa, N.J.: Rowman & Littlefield.
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    Welfare Rights.Virginia Held & Carl Wellman - 1986 - Philosophical Review 95 (1):150.
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    Relative Duties in the Law.Carl Wellman - 1990 - Philosophical Topics 18 (1):183-202.
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    Relative Duties in the Law.Carl Wellman - 1990 - Philosophical Topics 18 (1):183-202.
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    Wittgenstein's conception of a criterion.Carl Wellman - 1962 - Philosophical Review 71 (4):433-447.
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    Constitutional Rights -What They Are and What They Ought to Be.Carl Wellman - 2016 - Cham: Springer Verlag.
    This work explains the nature of constitutional rights. It does so by means of an analysis of the nature of law in general, the nature of constitutions, and the nature of rights. It looks in detail at several aspects of constitutional law, rights and institutions, as well as aspects related to public officials, private persons and associations. In addition, the book critically examines a considerable number of debates about whether some actual or proposed constitutional rights ought to be established and (...)
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    Morals & ethics.Carl Wellman - 1975 - Glenview, Ill.: Scott, Foresman.
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    The Language of Ethics.Carl Wellman - 1961 - Cambridge,: Harvard University Press.
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    A reinterpretation of mill's proof.Carl Wellman - 1958 - Ethics 69 (4):268-276.
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    Doing Justice to Rights.Carl Wellman - 1988 - Hypatia 3 (3):153 - 158.
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    Our criteria for third-person psychological sentences.Carl Wellman - 1961 - Journal of Philosophy 58 (May):281-93.
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    Relative Moral Duties.Carl Wellman - 1999 - American Philosophical Quarterly 36 (3):209 - 223.
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    The concept of fetal rights.Carl Wellman - 2002 - Law and Philosophy 21 (1):65-93.
  28. The Language of Ethics.Carl Wellman - 1961 - Studia Logica 16:118-119.
     
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  29. Welfare Rights.Carl Wellman - 1984 - Law and Philosophy 3 (3):423-426.
     
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    The Rule of Crisis: Terrorism, Emergency Legislation and the Rule of Law.Pierre Auriel, Olivier Beaud & Carl Wellman (eds.) - 2018 - Cham: Springer Verlag.
    This book analyzes emergency legislations formed in response to terrorism. In recognition that different countries, with different legal traditions, have different solutions, it adopts a comparative point of view. The countries profiled include America, France, Israel, Poland, Germany and United Kingdom. The goal is not to offer judgment on one response or the other. Rather, the contributors offer a comprehensive and thoughtful examination of the entire concept. In the process, they draw attention to the inadaptability of traditional legal and philosophical (...)
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    Gert's contribution to moral philosophy.Carl Wellman - 1979 - Metaphilosophy 10 (3-4):315-329.
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  32. Debate.Andrei Marmor, Robert Alexy & Carl Wellman - 2005 - Anales de la Cátedra Francisco Suárez 39:743-768.
     
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    Utilitarianism and moral norms.Jan Narveson & Carl Wellman - 1970 - Journal of Value Inquiry 4 (4):273-286.
    An outline of a utilitarian account of the justification of particular moral rules and principles. a distinction between 'cardinal' and 'ordinal' utilitarianism is suggested, and a method for distinguishing prima-facie legitimate from prima-facie illegitimate desires proposed. moral rules mostly have the function of identifying the latter and proscribing the corresponding actions.
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    Acknowledgments.Carl Wellman - 1989 - Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 50 (2):433.
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  35. An Analysis Of Reverence For Life.Carl Wellman - 1977 - Journal of Value Inquiry 11 (1):46-48.
     
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    A Legal Right to Physician-Assisted Suicide Defended.Carl Wellman - 2003 - Social Theory and Practice 29 (1):19-38.
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    A Moral Right to Physician-Assisted Suicide.Carl Wellman - 2001 - American Philosophical Quarterly 38 (3):271 - 286.
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    Abstract of Comments: The Recap Model Reconsidered.Carl Wellman - 1982 - Noûs 16 (1):38 - 39.
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    Albert Schweitzer's ethical principles.Carl Wellman - 1977 - Journal of Value Inquiry 11 (1):46-48.
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  40. Commentaries.Carl Wellman - 1970 - Journal of Value Inquiry 4 (4):257.
     
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    Conceptual Analyses of Rights and Duties: Rights and Duties.Carl Wellman (ed.) - 2002 - Routledge.
    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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    Challenge and Response: Justification in Ethics.Ethical Knowledge.Carl Wellman & Joel J. Kupperman - 1974 - Journal of Philosophy 71 (2):46-55.
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    Doing Justice to Rights.Carl Wellman - 1988 - Hypatia 3 (3):153-158.
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    Derechos: Problemas filosóficos Y propuestas de solución.Carl Wellman - 2010 - Anales de la Cátedra Francisco Suárez 44:265-280.
    El autor presenta en este texto diversos aspectos de su propuesta de teoría general de los derechos. Esta teoría toma a los legales como modelo de los derechos en general. Se plantea como primer objetivo la necesidad de esclarecer el discurso de los derechos, tanto por razones teóricas como prácticas, esto es, para detallar el alcance práctico de cada derecho. Este objetivo podría lograrse con la aplicación de categorías fundamentales que analizó W. N. Hohfeld al lenguaje de los derechos. También (...)
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    Emotivism and Ethical Objectivity.Carl Wellman - 1968 - American Philosophical Quarterly 5 (2):90 - 99.
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    Equal Opportunity.Carl Wellman - 1990 - Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology 21 (1):26-38.
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    Ethics since 1950.Carl Wellman - 1972 - Journal of Value Inquiry 6 (2):83-90.
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    Judgments of value and obligation.Carl Wellman - 1964 - Ethics 74 (2):143-149.
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    Method in Ethical Theory.Carl Wellman - 1965 - Philosophical Review 74 (4):553.
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    Normative Discourse. Paul W. Taylor.Carl Wellman - 1962 - Ethics 73 (1):67-69.
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