The Nature of Rights

Bill Glod,

Release Date
April 19, 2011


Role of Government

From the IHS Vault: Dr. Bill Glod explores the origin and character of rights. In this lecture, he explains two approaches that philosophers use to derive rights, consequential and deontological, and examines the ability of each perspective to provide a strong argument for rights. Filmed at the 2010 IHS seminar “Morality, Capitalism, and Freedom” at Wake Forest University.