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The Resource Illiberal justice : John Rawls vs. the American political tradition, David Lewis Schaefer, (electronic resource)

Illiberal justice : John Rawls vs. the American political tradition, David Lewis Schaefer, (electronic resource)

Label
Illiberal justice : John Rawls vs. the American political tradition
Title
Illiberal justice
Title remainder
John Rawls vs. the American political tradition
Statement of responsibility
David Lewis Schaefer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Schaefer challenges John Rawls's practically sacrosanct status among scholars of political theory, law, and ethics by demonstrating how Rawls's teachings deviate from the core tradition of American constitutional liberalism toward libertarianism"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schaefer, David Lewis
Dewey number
320.510973
LC call number
JC574
LC item number
.S32 2007
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rawls, John
  • Liberalism
  • Liberalism
  • Libertarianism
  • Justice
Label
Illiberal justice : John Rawls vs. the American political tradition, David Lewis Schaefer, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-359) and index
Contents
Introduction: John Rawls and the crisis of American liberalism -- Justice as fairness -- The second principle of justice -- "Choosing" principles of justice in the original position -- A just constitution -- Economic justice -- Civil disobedience vs. the right of resistance -- "Goodness as rationality," self-respect, and Rawlsian jurisprudence -- The sense of justice -- The just and the good -- Political liberalism I : principles -- Political liberalism II : applications -- "The idea of public reason revisited" -- The law of peoples -- Conclusion
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000176361
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780826216847
Isbn Type
(hard cover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006032377
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000176361
Label
Illiberal justice : John Rawls vs. the American political tradition, David Lewis Schaefer, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-359) and index
Contents
Introduction: John Rawls and the crisis of American liberalism -- Justice as fairness -- The second principle of justice -- "Choosing" principles of justice in the original position -- A just constitution -- Economic justice -- Civil disobedience vs. the right of resistance -- "Goodness as rationality," self-respect, and Rawlsian jurisprudence -- The sense of justice -- The just and the good -- Political liberalism I : principles -- Political liberalism II : applications -- "The idea of public reason revisited" -- The law of peoples -- Conclusion
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000176361
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780826216847
Isbn Type
(hard cover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006032377
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000176361

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