Professor Spinak responds to Professor Davis’ comment by considering how the concept of human dignity can be used to reassert human rights – of individual members of the family and the family as an entity – that have been diminished, if not destroyed, by poverty and inequality.
Jane M. Spinak,
Dignity Rights: A Response to Peggy Cooper Davis's Little Citizens and Their Families,
Fordham Urban Law Journal, Vol. 43, p. 1221, 2016; Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 14-555
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