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Jim Nickel is Professor of Philosophy and Law at the University of Miami.  He teaches and writes in human rights law and theory, jurisprudence, and political philosophy. He is the author of Making Sense of Human Rights (2nd ed. 2007) and numerous articles in philosophy and law. 

Recent articles

+CV with links to many articles

+"Human rights" entry, Stanford
Encylopedia of Philosophy

+International Human Rights, Miami Law 2018*

+Philosophy of Law,
U Miami 2018*

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