Revista de derecho (Valdivia)
versão On-line ISSN 0718-0950
ZUNIGA FAJURI, Alejandra. Abortion and human rights. Rev. derecho (Valdivia) [online]. 2011, vol.24, n.2, pp. 163-177. ISSN 0718-0950. http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0718-09502011000200007.
This paper analyze the conditions under which the restriction of women's human rights it is consistent with general theory of human rights. Next, examined if it's possible recognize a legally protected interest in the fetus that supports limiting women's rights, in relation with fetus different stages of development. Finally, it briefly reviews the controversy regarding the compatibility of a law to decriminalize abortion with Chilean Constitution.
Palavras-chave : Abortion; human rights; constitution.