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A Brief History of Justice.

Author: David Johnston
Publisher: Somerset : Wiley, 2011.
Series: Brief histories of philosophy.
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Johnston, David.
A Brief History of Justice.
Somerset : Wiley, ©2011
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Johnston
ISBN: 9781444397543 1444397540
OCLC Number: 927509407
Description: 1 online resource (193 pages).
Contents: Acknowledgments ix Introduction 1 Prologue: From the Standard Model to a Sense of Justice 7 1 The Terrain of Justice 15 2 Teleology and Tutelage in Plato's Republic 38 3 Aristotle's Theory of Justice 63 4 From Nature to Artifice: Aristotle to Hobbes 89 5 The Emergence of Utility 116 6 Kant's Theory of Justice 142 7 The Idea of Social Justice 167 8 The Theory of Justice as Fairness 196 Epilogue: From Social Justice to Global Justice? 223 Glossary of Names 233 Source Notes 239 Index 257
Series Title: Brief histories of philosophy.

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