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Discrimination and disrespect

Author: Benjamin Eidelson
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2015.
Series: Oxford philosophical monographs.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hardly anyone disputes that discrimination can be a grave moral wrong. Yet this consensus masks fundamental disagreements about what makes something discrimination, as well as precisely why (and hence when) acts of discrimination are wrong. Benjamin Eidelson develops systematic answers to those two questions. He argues that discrimination is a form of differential treatment distinguished by its special connection to  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Eidelson
ISBN: 0198732872 9780198732877
OCLC Number: 978287531
Description: 1 v. (267 pages) ; 22 cm
Contents: I. CLEARING THE GROUND; II. INTRINSICALLY WRONGFUL DISCRIMINATION; III. CONTINGENTLY WRONGFUL DISCRIMINATION
Series Title: Oxford philosophical monographs.
Responsibility: Benjamin Eidelson.

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What makes something discrimination, and why (and when) are acts of discrimination wrong? Benjamin Eidelson develops systematic answers to these two questions. He argues that what makes some cases of  Read more...

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Discrimination and Disrespect is a nuanced and carefully argued account of what discrimination is and what makes it wrong. Only recently has the subject attracted serious philosophical attention and Read more...

 
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