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Derechos y Libertades

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Revista Derechos y Libertades.

Secretaría del Instituto derechos humanos Gregorio Peces-Barba.

Universidad Carlos III de Madrid c/Madrid 126 28903 Getafe (Madrid)


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Journal founded by Gregorio Peces-Barba

Derechos y Libertades is the biannual journal published by the Instituto de derechos humanos Bartolomé de las Casas de la Universidad Carlos III de Madrid. It forms part of the publications of the Institute, together with the collections Cuadernos Bartolomé de las Casas, Traducciones and Debates.

The purpose of Derechos y Libertades is to constitute a forum for discussion and analysis in relation to the theoretical and practical problems of human rights, from the various perspectives through which they can be analysed, among which the philosophical-legal stand out. In this sense, the journal aims to be a means by which contemporary discussion in the field of Philosophy of Law and Political Philosophy is reflected.

Derechos y Libertades is presented at the same time as a means of expression and publication of the main activities and research carried out within the Bartolomé de las Casas Human Rights Institute.

Derechos y Libertades had a 1st period that was published by the BOE editorial –Official Gazette of the Spanish State-. From the Journal number 14 to present, the Journal has been published in the Dykinson editorial in what is the 2nd period of the Journal.


Sello de calidad de Revistas Científicas Españolas

The Journal Derechos y Libertades is indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index de la Web of Science.  It is also included in ERIH, European Index for the Humanities and Social Sciences.

The Journal passed the Call for Evaluation of Editorial and Scientific Quality of the Spanish Scientific Journals and obtained the Seal of Quality FECYT until 2019.

Derechos y Libertades has obtained the category A in the edition 2014 of the CARHUS database. It is indexed in the category B1 of Qualis -Brasil- and the category A in Anvur -Italy- 
The Journal has been indexed in Philosopher´s Index, International Political Science Abstracts, Worldwide Political Science Abstracts and the International Bibliography of Social Science (IBSS) databases. It has been included in Dulcinea database as well.

Derechos y Libertades is indexed in Fuente Academica Premier and international version of Academic search. 

The Journal is included into the integrated evaluation and Citation Index carried out by CINDOC, on Spanish Journals of Human and Social Sciences (RESH), and it is indexed by LATINDEX, DICE, MIAR and INRECJ catalogues.


Ethics and malpractice Statement

Board Committee

  • Fco. Javier Ansuátegui Roig  (Editor in chief)
  • Javier Dorado Porras (Managing Editor)
  • Oscar Pérez de la Fuente (Assistant Editor)

Editorial Board

Francisco Javier Ansuátegui Roig​ (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid), Rafael de Asís (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid), Ricardo Caracciolo (Universidad de Córdoba, Argentina), Paolo Comanducci (Università di Genova), Colin Davis (University of East Anglia), Elías Díaz (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid), Ronald Dworkin † (New York University), Eusebio Fernández (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid), Carlos Fernández Liesa (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid), Vincenzo Ferrari (Università di Milano), Juan Antonio García Amado (Universidad de León), Peter Häberle (Universität Bayreuth), Massimo La Torre (Università Magna Graecia, di Catanzaro), Mario Losano (Università di Milano), Javier de Lucas (Universidad de Valencia), Jesús Ignacio Martínez García (Universidad de Cantabria), Gregorio Peces-Barba † (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid), Antonio E. Pérez Luño (Universidad de Sevilla),  Pablo Pérez Tremps (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid), Michel Rosenfeld (Yeshiva University), Michel Troper (Université de Paris X-Nanterre), Agustín Squella (Universidad de Valparaíso), Yves-Charles Zarka (Universitè Paris I-Panthéon Sorbonne), Gustavo Zagrebelsky (Università di Torino), Virgilio Zapatero (Universidad de Alcalá).

Advisory Board

María José Añón (Universitat de València), Federico Arcos (Universidad de Almería), María del Carmen Barranco  (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid), María de los Ángeles Bengoechea (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid), Diego Blázquez (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid), Ignacio Campoy (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid), Patricia Cuenca (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid), Javier Dorado (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid), María José Fariñas (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid), José García Añón (Universitat de València), Ricardo García Manrique (Universitat de Barcelona), Cristina García Pascual (Universitat de València), Ana Garriga (Universidad de Vigo), Jesús González Amuchastegui † (Universidad Complutense), Rafael González Tablas (Universidad de Sevilla), Carlos Lema (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid),  Fernando Llano (Universidad de Sevilla), José Antonio López (Universidad de Jaén), Ángel Pelayo (Universidad de Cantabria), Oscar Pérez de la Fuente (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid), Miguel Ángel Ramiro Avilés (Universidad de Alcalá), Alberto del Real (Universidad de Jaén), José Luis Rey (Universidad Pontificia de Comillas), Silvina Ribotta (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid), Jesús Primitivo Rodríguez (Universidad Rey Juan Carlos), María Eugenia Rodríguez Palop (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid), José Manuel Rodríguez Uribes (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid), Mario Ruiz (Universitat Rovira i Virgili), Ramón Ruiz (Universidad de Jaén), Olga Sánchez (Universidad de Cantabria), Javier Santamaría (Universidad de Burgos), Ángeles Solanes (Universitat de València), José Ignacio del Solar (Universidad de Cantabria).

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