Anthony J Langlois

Anthony J. Langlois is an Associate Professor in the School of International Studies at Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia.

Seven Counter-theses on Human Rights

A response to Costas Douzinas’ Seven Theses on Human Rights In his 2007 book Human Rights and Empire: The Political Philosophy of Cosmopolitanism, Costas Douzinas asks “Are human rights a defensive barrier against domination and oppression or the ideological gloss of an emerging empire?” (p.viii) In posts on this blog Douzinas has reprised many of the…