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Equality : Selected Readings - 97 edition

Equality : Selected Readings (ISBN10: 0195102509; ISBN13: 9780195102505)
ISBN13: 978-0195102505
ISBN10: 0195102509

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0195102499
ISBN10: 0195102495

Summary: Louis Pojman and Robert Westmoreland have compiled the most representative material on the subject of equality in order to provide a philosophical background to the egalitarian principles which underlie contemporary political debate on issues like welfare, civil and human rights, affirmative action, and immigration. The selections range from classical works by Aristotle, Hobbes and Rousseau to contemporary works by John Rawls, Thomas Nagel, Michael Walzer, Harry Fran
kfurt, Bernard Williams and Robert Nozick. A number of important topics, such as the concept of equality, equal opportunity, welfare egalitarianism, resources, equal human rights and complex equality, are explored in depth. The anthology includes a comprehensive introduction and bibliography.
  • The most comprehensive anthology to date on the subject of equality
  • Covers both classical and contemporary works, offering a broad range of perspectives
  • Enlarges readers' understanding of equality, enabling them to arrive at informed judgements on such issues as welfare, human rights, affirmative action, and immigration
...show more
Summary: Louis Pojman and Robert Westmoreland have compiled the most representative material on the subject of equality in order to provide a philosophical background to the egalitarian principles which underlie contemporary political debate on issues like welfare, civil and human rights, affirmative action, and immigration. The selections range from classical works by Aristotle, Hobbes and Rousseau to contemporary works by John Rawls, Thomas Nagel, Michael Walzer, Harry Frankfurt, Bernard Williams and Robert Nozick. A number of important topics, such as the concept of equality, equal opportunity, welfare egalitarianism, resources, equal human rights and complex equality, are explored in depth. The anthology includes a comprehensive introduction and bibliography.
  • The most comprehensive anthology to date on the subject of equality
  • Covers both classical and contemporary works, offering a broad range of perspectives
  • Enlarges readers' understanding of equality, enabling them to arrive at informed judgements on such issues as welfare, human rights, affirmative action, and immigration
...show less

Edition/Copyright: 97
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Publisher: Oxford University Press
Year Published: 1997
International: No

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