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Social Justice

Social Justice - 04 edition

Social Justice - 04 edition

ISBN13: 9781405111461

ISBN10: 1405111461

Social Justice by Matthew Clayton and William Sandrew - ISBN 9781405111461
Edition: 04
Copyright: 2004
Publisher: Blackwell Publishers
Published: 2004
International: No
Social Justice by Matthew Clayton and William Sandrew - ISBN 9781405111461

ISBN13: 9781405111461

ISBN10: 1405111461

Summary

This reader brings together classic and contemporary contributions to debates about social justice.

  • A collection of classic and contemporary contributions to debates about social justice.
  • Includes classic discussions of justice by Locke and Hume.
  • Provides broad coverage of contemporary discussions, including theoretical pieces by John Rawls, Robert Nozick and Ronald Dworkin.
  • Contains papers that apply theories of justice to concrete issues, such as gender and the family, the market, world poverty, cultural rights, and future generations.
  • Philosophically challenging yet accessible to students.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. Of Property
2. Of Justice
3. On Justice as Fairness
4. An Entitlement Theory
5. Equality of Resources
6. Against Equality of Resources: Relocating Dworkin's Cut
7. Against Luck Egalitarianism: What Is the Point of Equality?
8. The Concept of Desert
9. The Family: Gender and Justice
10. The Market: On the Site of Distributive Justice
11. Justice across Cultures: Animals and Accommodation
12. Justice across Borders: Brief for a Global Resources Dividend
13. Justice across Generations: The Non-Identity Problem