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Author Gordon, John-Stewart, 1976-

Title Morality and Justice : Reading Boylan's 'A Just Society'
Published Lanham : Lexington Books, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (247 pages)
Contents Introduction / John-Stewart Gordon and Tanja Kohnen -- Becoming moral agents : on the personal worldview imperative / Robert Paul Churchill -- A feminist personal worldview imperative / Rosemarie Tong -- Justification in ethics : desiring to be good and ethical commendation / Seumas Miller -- Justification in ethics / Dale Jacquette -- On the possibility of a hierarchy of moral goods / Marcus Düwell -- Michael Boylan on religion and ethics : an appreciative theological assessment / James A. Donahue -- Extinguishing desire : not a simple plan at all / Wanda Teays -- Diversity and the common body of knowledge / Johann-Christian Põder -- On justice / John-Stewart Gordon -- Justice in A just society / Edward H. Spence -- Public policy : moving toward moral cosmopolitanism / Gabriel Palmer-Fernández -- Justice and global health / Christopher Lowry and Udo Schüklenk -- Ethics, metaethics, political theory, and policy : a reply to my colleagues / Michael Boylan
Summary The essays in this book engage the original and controversial claims from Michael Boylan's A Just Society. Each essay discusses Boylan's claims from a particular chapter and offers a critical analysis of these claims. Boylan responds to the essays in his lengthy and philosophically rich reply
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Boylan, Michael, 1952- Just society
Form Electronic book
Author Boylan, Michael.
Churchill, Robert Paul.
Donahue, J. A. (James A.)
Düwell, Marcus, 1962-
Jacquette, Dale.
Kohen, Tanja
Lowry, Christopher.
Miller, Seumas.
Palmer-Fernandez, Gabriel, 1953-
Põder, Johann-Christian, 1977-
Schüklenk, Udo.
Spence, Edward H.
Teays, Wanda.
Tong, andRosemarie
ISBN 1299849865 (ebk)
1461633826 (electronic bk.)
9781299849860 (ebk)
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