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Descriptor English: Civil Rights
Descriptor Spanish: Derechos Civiles
Descriptor derechos civiles
Entry term(s) audiencia justa
derecho a juicio
derecho a juicio justo
derecho a la dignidad
derecho a la justicia
derecho a un proceso imparcial
derecho a un proceso justo
derecho al voto
derecho civil
derecho cívico
derecho de voto
derechos civiles y políticos
derechos cívicos
derechos de las minorías
derechos de los grupos minoritarios
derechos de voto
derechos legales
derechos políticos
garantías jurídicas
igual protección
juicio justo
libertades civiles
proceso con garantías legales
proceso debido
proceso justo
proceso legal debido
protección de las minorías
protección de los grupos minoritarios
protección igual
seguridad jurídica
sufragio
Scope note: Garantías legales que protegen al individuo del ataque a sus libertades personales, el derecho a un juicio justo, el derecho al voto y a la no discriminación por razones de raza, color, religión, sexo, edad, discapacidad o país de origen. (http://www.usccr.gov/ accessed 1/31/2003).
Descriptor Portuguese: Direitos Civis
Descriptor French: Droits civiques
Entry term(s): Civil Right
Due Process
Equal Protection
Legal Right
Legal Rights
Minority Group Protection
Minority Protection
Minority Right
Minority Rights
Political Rights
Protection, Equal
Right, Civil
Right, Legal
Right, Minority
Right, Voting
Rights of Minority Groups
Rights, Civil
Rights, Legal
Rights, Minority
Rights, Voting
Voting Right
Voting Rights
Tree number(s): I01.880.604.473.352
N03.706.437.352
SP3.001.005.010.010.010.010
SP3.001.050.005
SP9.020.020
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002961
Scope note: Legal guarantee protecting the individual from attack on personal liberties, right to fair trial, right to vote, and freedom from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, or national origin. (from http://www.usccr.gov/ accessed 1/31/2003)
Annotation: specify geographic location if pertinent; consider also HUMAN RIGHTS & SOCIAL JUSTICE; PRIVACY ACT see PRIVACY is also available
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IN injuries
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Interpersonal Relations (1966-1967)
Legislation (1966-1967)
Public MeSH Note: 68; DUE PROCESS see JURISPRUDENCE 1977-97
History Note: 68
DeCS ID: 2986
Unique ID: D002961
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2019/03/07
Civil Rights - Preferred
Concept UI M0004531
Scope note Legal guarantee protecting the individual from attack on personal liberties, right to fair trial, right to vote, and freedom from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, or national origin. (from http://www.usccr.gov/ accessed 1/31/2003)
Preferred term Civil Rights
Entry term(s) Civil Right
Right, Civil
Rights, Civil
Voting Rights - Narrower
Concept UI M0004535
Preferred term Voting Rights
Entry term(s) Right, Voting
Rights, Voting
Voting Right
Legal Rights - Narrower
Concept UI M0004534
Preferred term Legal Rights
Entry term(s) Legal Right
Right, Legal
Rights, Legal
Due Process - Narrower
Concept UI M0004532
Preferred term Due Process
Equal Protection - Narrower
Concept UI M0004533
Preferred term Equal Protection
Entry term(s) Protection, Equal
Political Rights - Narrower
Concept UI F0001117
Preferred term Political Rights
Minority Rights - Narrower
Concept UI M000646306
Scope note The rights as applied to members of racial, ethnic, class, religious, linguistic or gender and sexual minorities; and, the collective rights accorded to minority groups. Minority rights may also apply simply to individual rights of anyone who is not part of a majority decision.
Preferred term Minority Rights
Entry term(s) Minority Group Protection
Minority Protection
Minority Right
Right, Minority
Rights of Minority Groups
Rights, Minority



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