Author Miller, David
Title Justice for Earthlings : Essays in Political Philosophy
Imprint Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2013
©2013
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (264 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Note Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- 1 Political philosophy for Earthlings -- I -- II -- III -- IV -- V -- 2 Two ways to think about justice -- I -- II -- III -- IV -- V -- 3 Social justice in multicultural societies -- I -- II -- III -- IV -- 4 Liberalism, equal opportunities and cultural commitments -- I -- II -- III -- IV -- V -- 5 Equality of opportunity and the family -- I -- II -- III -- IV -- V -- 6 Justice and boundaries -- I -- II -- III -- 7 Social justice versus global justice? -- I -- II -- III -- IV -- V -- 8 'Are they my poor?': the problem of altruism in a world of strangers -- I -- II -- III -- IV -- V -- VI -- 9 Taking up the slack? Responsibility and justice in situations of partial compliance -- I -- II -- III -- IV -- V -- VI -- VII -- 10 A tale of two cities -- or, political philosophy as lamentation -- I -- II -- III -- IV -- V -- VI -- Index
David Miller explores what justice means for real people and challenges philosophical theories that ignore the facts of human life
Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Miller, David Justice for Earthlings : Essays in Political Philosophy Cambridge : Cambridge University Press,c2013 9781107028791
Subject Political science -- Philosophy.;Justice
Electronic books