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作者 Boonin, David
書名 Should race matter? : unusual answers to the usual questions / David Boonin
出版項 New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011
國際標準書號 9780521760867 (hardback)
0521760860 (hardback)
9780521149808 (paperback)
0521149800 (paperback)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 歐美所圖書館  305.8 B64446 2011    在架上  -  30500101450172
說明 x, 411 p. ; 24 cm
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
1. Thinking in black and white: an introduction to the moral questions that America's past raises about its present -- 2. Repairing the slave reparations debate: how I got into an argument with myself about David Horowitz ad lost -- 3. Advancing the slave reparations debate: bonus objections. bonus responses, and a modest proposal -- 4. One cheer for affirmative action: why there's nothing wrong with abandoning racial preferences -- 5. Two cheers for affirmative action: why there's nothing wrong with not abandoning racial preferences, either -- 6. Why I used to hate hate speech restrictions: appeals to traditional exceptions to freedom of expression and why they all fail -- 7. Why I still hate hate speech restrictions: new and improved exceptions to freedom of expression and why they fail, too -- 8. How to stop worrying and learn to love hate crime laws: why objections to hate speech restrictions don't work as objections to hate crimes -- 9. How to keep on loving hate crime laws: why other objections to hate crime laws don't work, either -- 10. Is racial profiling irrational?: the answer isn't black and white -- 11. Is racial profiling immoral?: a reluctant defense of America's least popular form of discrimination.
主題 Race relations
Slavery
Reparations for historical injustices
Affirmative action programs
Hate crimes
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