Human Dignity as an Ethical Basis for a Multicultural Society

MADUNG, Otto Gusti Ndegong (2020) Human Dignity as an Ethical Basis for a Multicultural Society. The Japan Mission Journal, 74 (3). pp. 197-206. ISSN 1344-7297

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Human Dignity is not a new concept, but as will be indicated below it is one of the most crucially important concepts at this moment. It has been universally adopted and expressed under the banner of human rights in the constitutions of modern nations. Human dignity has emerged as a key ethical concept that provides the basis for social living in amulticultural society. This article will explore the history of the concept of human dignity and the relevance of Kant's concept of human dignity for maintaining peace and justice in a multicultural society

Item Type: Article
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)
H Social Sciences > HS Societies secret benevolent etc
J Political Science > JC Political theory
Divisions: Program Studi Ilmu Filsafat
Depositing User: Mr Fransiskus Xaverius Sabu
Date Deposited: 03 Dec 2020 00:38
Last Modified: 03 Dec 2020 00:38

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