Justice in General: An Introduction

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Justice in General: An Introduction

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dc.contributor.author Vallentyne, Peter
dc.date.accessioned 2011-03-17T16:00:43Z
dc.date.available 2011-03-17T16:00:43Z
dc.date.issued 2003
dc.identifier.citation Justice in General. ed. by Peter Vallentyne. New York: Routledge, 2003. en_US
dc.identifier.isbn 9780415941433
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10355/10217
dc.description http://klinechair.missouri.edu/on-line%20papers/vol%201-justice%20in%20general.doc en_US
dc.description.abstract This is the first volume of Equality and Justice, a six-volume collection of the most important articles of the twentieth century on the topic of justice and equality. This volume addresses the following three (only loosely related) issues: (1) What is the concept of justice? (2) Is justice primarily a demand on individuals or on societies? (3) What are the relative merits of conceptions of justice based on equality, based on priority for those who have less, and based on ensuring that everyone has a basic minimum, of the relevant goods? Other volumes of this collection address the following issues: the general demands of equality (Volume 2); the question of who (animals, members of other societies, future people, etc.) is owed justice (Volume 3); the question of what kinds of goods (welfare, initial opportunity for welfare, resources, capabilities, etc.) are relevant for justice (Volume 4 and part of Volume 5); contractarian conceptions of justice (part of Volume 5); and desert and entitlement conceptions of justice (Volume 6). en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Routledge en_US
dc.relation.ispartof Philosophy publications en_US
dc.subject justice en_US
dc.subject social and political philosophy en_US
dc.title Justice in General: An Introduction en_US
dc.type Book chapter en_US
dc.relation.ispartofcommunity University of Missouri-Columbia. College of Arts and Sciences. Department of Philosophy


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