Legal Rights

Title: Matthew Kramer on Legal Rights

Location: http://philosophybites.com/2008/07/matthew-kramer.html

In this audio clip (15:01), Matthew Kramer explains legal rights – what rights are, and what they are for. He discusses the difference between rights and liberties, and also explains the difference between will and interest theories. He also offers a number of examples to illustrate these various ways of understanding rights. This clip would be suitable for older students.

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