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Justice Alternative Political Perspectives

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ISBN-10: 0534602193

ISBN-13: 9780534602192

Edition: 4th 2003 (Revised)

Authors: James P. Sterba

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The only anthology of its kind, this comprehensive work presents defenses and critiques?both classical and contemporary--of seven seminal conceptions of justice: the Libertarian, the Socialist, the Liberal-Democratic, the Communitarian, the Feminist, the Postmodern, and the Environmental.
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Book details

List price: $99.95
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Wadsworth
Publication date: 7/23/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 352
Size: 7.25" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.584
Language: English

Receiving a Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh, James P. Sterba has gone on to publish (either as author or editor) many notable books, textbooks, and scholarly articles in the fields of ethics and social and political philosophy. He currently teaches at the University of Notre Dame.

Introduction
"Introduction"
Libertarian Justice
"The Libertarian Manifesto"
"From Liberty to Welfare"
"The Nonexistence of Basic Welfare Rights"
"Contracting for Liberty"
Socialist Justice
"The Socialist Ideal"
"Justice Under Socialism"
"Radical Egalitarianism"
"How Liberty Upsets Patterns"
Liberal Democratic Justice. The Contractarian Perspective
"The Contractual Basis for a Just Society"
"Justice as Fairness: A Restatement"
"Rawls and a Morally Defensible Conception of Justice".
The Utilitarian Perspectice
"On the Connection Between Justice and Utility"
"Justice and Equality"
"Utilitarianism and the Distinction Between Persons"
The Discourse Ethics Perspective
"The Rule of Law and Democracy"
"The Foundations of Modern Democracy"
"Toward a Deliberative Model of Democratic Legitimacy"
Communitarian Justice
"The Nature of Justice"
"The Public Philosophy of Contemporary Liberalism"
"The Political and Social Structures of the Common Good"
"The Liberals Strike Back"
Feminist Justice
"On the Subjection of Women"
"Justice and Gender"
"Feminist Justice and the Family"
"Philosophers Against the Family"
"Sommers and the Family"
Postmodern Justice
"The Postmodern Condition"
"Postmodern Argumentation and Postmodern Liberalism
"An Encounter Between Feminism and Postmodernism"
Environmental Justice
"Chimpanzee Justice"
"All Animals Are Equal"
"The Ethics of Respect for Nature"
"Environmental Justice"
"The Power and Promise of Ecological Feminism"