Paul Ricœur e o humanismo jurídico moderno: O reconhecimento do sujeito de direito

Hilda Bentes, Sergio Salles


This article aims to analyze the constitution of a subject of right capable of respect and esteem through the concept of capacity elaborated by Paul Ricœur. It intends to evaluate the capable, emancipated human being, the self that has an ethical and moral dimension and that is susceptible of ethical and juridical imputation, as it is explained in “Who is the Subject of Rights?” in The Just.  


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Ethics, Subject of Rights, Capacity, Human Rights


Copyright (c) 2011 Hilda Bentes, Sergio Salles

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