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Perspectives on Social Justice

From Hume to Walzer

Edited by David Boucher, Paul Kelly

© 1998 – Routledge

304 pages

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This volume brings together leading theorists to discuss the latest thinking on social justice - a central concern of contemporary politics and political philosophy. Contributors such as Carole Pateman, Raymond Plant and Chris Brown explore:

* the origins of the concept

* the contributions of thinkers such as Hume, Kant and Mill

* issues such as international justice, economic justice, justice and the environment and special rights.

By bringing together the latest applications of theories of justice with a discussion of origins, Perspectives on Social Justice provides a helpful overview for students and specialists alike.

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