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Why political liberalism? : on John Rawls's political turn

Author: Paul J Weithman
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011.
Series: Oxford political philosophy
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Paul Weithman offers a fresh, rigorous, and compelling interpretation of John Rawls's reasons for taking his so-called "political turn."

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: John Rawls; John Rawls; John Rawls; John Rawls
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul J Weithman
ISBN: 9780195393033 0195393031
OCLC Number: 660519179
Awards: Winner of Winner of the 2012 David and Elaine Spitz Prize.
Description: pages cm.
Contents: INTRODUCTION; OVERVIEW; THE ROAD TO COME; A DEEPER UNDERSTANDING OF JUSTICE AS FAIRNESS?; UNITY, THEODICY AND THE ATTRACTIONS OF LIBERALISM; A FINAL WORD TO THE READER; CONCLUSION
Series Title: Oxford political philosophy
Responsibility: by Paul Weithman.

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not only a convincing rebuttal of the standard story ... but more importantly, a detailed reconstruction of the parts of the argument Rawls ultimately found to be wanting, the flaws Rawls discovered Read more...

 
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