HISTORY OF HUMAN RIGHTS Universal Declaration Of Human Rights
The History of Human Rights, from Scriptual and Archeological outputs, studies, dissertations, papers and research, goes back to more than 2000 BC. The most famous legal Code of the Ancient time is the Code of Hammurabi. 1780 BC . It contains guidelines in case of violation or breaking of the rules .
The Subjects varies from, Men's Rights, Women's Rights, Children's Rights and Slave's Rights .
The Code of Ur - Nammu today accepted as the earliest Ancient Legal Code. ( Although there were earlier Legal Codes ) . It was of the Neo - Sumerian period, written on clay tablets in the Sumarian language. Known as cuneiform. 2050 BC .
An Example of earlier Legal Codes than the Code of Ur - Nammu, is the Code of URUKAGINA. 2350 BC .
THE LAW of THE TWELVE TABLES . 450 BC, was based on the Roman Law, and was the Foundation and centerpiece of The Roman Republic. It was a result of a long social struggle between the Patricians and the Plebeians .
THE MAGNA CARTA . Famous from the Middle Ages was the English Magna Carta . The Magna Carta was written in 1215, because of a disagreement between Pope Innocent III, King John and the English barons, about the rights of the king . It influenced the rule of Constitutional Law, development of Common Law and many constitutional documents today . E.g. The United States Constitution and The Bill of Rights .
The Universal History of Human Rights
The First Historically known Human Rights, besides the Code of Hammurabi, The Code of Ur - Nammu and Urukagina, is Definitely :
The Rights Given By The Creator ALHAIM to The Mankind : Man and Woman on the Day of their Creation.
And God said: 'Let us make man in our image, after our likeness; and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth.'
Genesis Chapter 1 Verse 26
And God created man in His own image, in the image of God created He him; male and female created He them.
Genesis Chapter 1 VErse 27
And God blessed them; and God said unto them: 'Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth, and subdue it; and have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over every living thing that creepeth upon the earth.'
Genesis Chapter 1 Verse 28
And God said: 'Behold, I have given you every herb yielding seed, which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree, in which is the fruit of a tree yielding seed--to you it shall be for food;
Genesis Chapter 1 Verse 29
and to every beast of the earth, and to every fowl of the air, and to every thing that creepeth upon the earth, wherein there is a living soul, [I have given] every green herb for food.' And it was so.
Genesis Chapter 1 Verse 30
And God saw every thing that He had made, and, behold, it was very good. And there was evening and there was morning, the sixth day.
Genesis Chapter 1 Verse 31
The First Human Rights of Genesis Chapter 1 Verse 28 Are Multiple Rights, and Consist Of :
ARTICLES 1 | 2 | AND 3 Of The UDHR in BULGARIAN