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A theory of justice

Author: John Rawls
Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, [1999]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Revised editionView all editions and formats
Previous edition, 1st, published in 1971.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rawls, John, 1921-2002.
Theory of justice.
Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1999
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Rawls
ISBN: 0674000773 9780674000773 0674000781 9780674000780 0198250541 9780198250548 019825055X 9780198250555
OCLC Number: 41266156
Description: xxii, 538 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Part 1: Theory. Justice as fairness ; The principles of justice --
The original position --
Part 2: Institutions. Equal liberty ; Distributive shares ; Duty and obligation --
Part 3: Ends. Goodness as rationality ; The sense of justice --
The good of justice --
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Responsibility: John Rawls.


Since it appeared in 1971, John Rawls's A Theory of Justice has become a classic. The author has now revised the original edition to clear up a number of difficulties he and others have found in the  Read more...


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In his magisterial new work...John Rawls draws on the most subtle techniques of contemporary analytic philosophy to provide the social contract tradition with what is, from a philosophical point of Read more...

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