|Article title||Theory of Human Rights: Individualist and Communitarian Approaches|
|Name of magazine||Scientific journal «Philosophy of Law and General Theory of Law» (Ukrainian language)|
The article reviews the contemporary debate about the status and universality of human rights, the relationship between individual rights and community between individualistic and communitarian camps in political philosophy. Theoretical positions and arguments of different versions of liberal individualism and communitarianism, views of Western and Asian thinkers are analyzed. Some convergence of these views and the possibility of their synthesis is demonstrated.
|Keywords||human rights, political philosophy, liberalism, individualism, communitarianism, neocommunitarianism, community, «Asian values».|