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Rawls explained : from fairness to Utopia

Author: Paul Voice
Publisher: Chicago : Open Court, ©2011.
Series: Ideas explained series, 8.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book introduces the reader to the political theories of the American philosopher John Rawls. Rawls was arguably the most important political philosopher of the twentieth century. Barely a word of political philosophy is written today that is not indebted in some way, either directly or indirectly, to the philosophical paradigm that Rawls bequeathed. On his death at aged 81 in 2002 his obituaries, written by  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Voice, Paul, 1958-
Rawls explained.
Chicago : Open Court, ©2011
(DLC) 2010045983
Named Person: John Rawls; John Rawls
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Voice
ISBN: 9780812697421 0812697421
OCLC Number: 726828736
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 206 pages).
Contents: pt. 1. A theory of justice --
pt. 2. Political liberalism --
pt. 3. The law of peoples.
Series Title: Ideas explained series, 8.
Responsibility: Paul Voice.

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This book introduces the reader to the political theories of the American philosopher John Rawls. Rawls was arguably the most important political philosopher of the twentieth century. Barely a word of political philosophy is written today that is not indebted in some way, either directly or indirectly, to the philosophical paradigm that Rawls bequeathed. On his death at aged 81 in 2002 his obituaries, written by some of the leading figures in Western philosophy, placed him alongside John Locke and Immanuel Kant in the canon of Western political philosophers. His colleague, the philosopher Hila.

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