Source: Zimmermann, Heiko, ed. Aspects of E.M. Forster. 1 Mar. 2000 - 17 Oct. 2018. 17 Oct. 2018 <http://emforster.de/>.
Posted by Sam A (18.104.22.168) on :16:16:19 19/09/08
I noticed that EM Forster uses the phrase "human rights" in 'The Longest Journey'.
He uses it in a very modern sense, as universal rights.
How common was the concept in literature before EM FOrster?