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Debating the Ethics of Immigration : Is There a Right to Exclude?.

Author: Christopher Heath Wellman; Phillip Cole
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, USA, 2011.
Series: Debating ethics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Do states have the right to prevent potential immigrants from crossing their borders, or should people have the freedom to migrate and settle wherever they wish? Christopher Heath Wellman and Phillip Cole develop and defend opposing answers to this timely and important question. Appealing to the right to freedom of association, Wellman contends that legitimate states have broad discretion to exclude potential  Read more...
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Wellman, Christopher Heath.
Debating the Ethics of Immigration : Is There a Right to Exclude?
Oxford : Oxford University Press, USA, ©2011
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Heath Wellman; Phillip Cole
ISBN: 9780199813575 0199813574 0199731721 9780199731725 9786613427410 6613427411 1283427419 9781283427418 9780199731732 019973173X
OCLC Number: 763157760
Description: 1 online resource (349 pages).
Contents: Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; PART ONE: FREEDOM OF ASSOCIATION AND THE RIGHT TO EXCLUDE; 1. In Defense of the Right to Exclude; 2. The Egalitarian Case for Open Borders; 3. The Libertarian Case for Open Borders; 4. The Democratic Case for Open Borders; 5. The Utilitarian Case for Open Borders; 6. Refugees; 7. Toward an International Institution with Authority over Immigration; 8. Guest Workers; 9. Selection Criteria; 10. Conclusion; PART TWO: OPEN BORDERS: AN ETHICAL DEFENSE; 11. The Shape of the Debate; 12. The Case Against the Right to Exclude. 13. Wellman on Freedom of Association14. Consequentialist Concerns; 15. Toward a Right to Mobility; 16. Conclusion; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y.
Series Title: Debating ethics.

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