Table of contents for Inventing human rights / Lynn Hunt.

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Contents
Acknowledgments	000
Introduction: "We hold these truths to be self-evident"	000
1.	"TORRENTS OF EMOTION"		000
	Reading Novels and Imagining Equality
2.	"BONE OF THEIR BONE"	000
	Abolishing Torture
3.	"THEY HAVE SET A GREAT EXAMPLE"	000
	Declaring Rights
4.	"THERE WILL BE NO END OF IT"	000
	The Consequences of Declaring
5.	"THE SOFT POWER OF HUMANITY"	000
	Why Human Rights Failed, Only to Succeed in the Long Run
Appendix: Three Declarations: 1776, 1789, 1948	000
Notes	000
Index	000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Human rights -- History.
Human rights in literature.
Torture -- History.