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Descriptor English: Freedom
Descriptor Spanish: Libertad
Descriptor Portuguese: Liberdade
Descriptor French: Liberté
Entry term(s): Freedom of Belief
Freedom of Creed
Freedom of Religion
Freedom of Worship
Freedom, Religious
Freedoms
Freedoms, Religious
Libertarianism
Liberty
Movement, Right to
Movements, Right to
Religion Freedom
Religion Freedoms
Religious Freedom
Religious Freedoms
Right to Movement
Right to Movements
to Movement, Right
to Movements, Right
Tree number(s): I01.880.604.473.380
N03.706.437.380
SP9.020.020.020
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005610
Scope note: The rights of individuals to act and make decisions without external constraints.
Annotation:
Previous Indexing: Civil Rights (1968-1977)
Human Rights (1973-1977)
Philosophy (1966-1977)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under HUMAN RIGHTS 1978-90
History Note: 91(78); was see under HUMAN RIGHTS 1978-90
DeCS ID: 5745
Unique ID: D005610
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/04/22
Revision Date: 2019/01/14
Freedom - Preferred
Concept UI M0008828
Scope note The rights of individuals to act and make decisions without external constraints.
Preferred term Freedom
Entry term(s) Freedoms
Liberty
Libertarianism - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0008831
Preferred term Libertarianism
Freedom of Religion - Narrower
Concept UI M000646304
Scope note The right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion without external constraints.
Preferred term Freedom of Religion
Entry term(s) Freedom of Belief
Freedom of Creed
Freedom of Worship
Freedom, Religious
Freedoms, Religious
Religion Freedom
Religion Freedoms
Religious Freedom
Religious Freedoms
Right to Movement - Narrower
Concept UI M000646309
Scope note Right to freedom of movement, right to move freely.
Preferred term Right to Movement
Entry term(s) Movement, Right to
Movements, Right to
Right to Movements
to Movement, Right
to Movements, Right



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