Justice : what's the right thing to do? /

Michael Sandel offers a searching, lyrical exploration of the meaning of justice that considers familiar controversies such as affirmative action, same-sex marriage, physician-assisted suicide, abortion, national service, patriotism and dissent, and the moral limits of markets in fresh and illuminat...

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Main Author: Sandel, Michael J
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, ©2009
Edition:1st ed
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504 |a Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-292) and index 
505 0 |a Doing the right thing -- The great happiness principle / Utilitarianism -- Do we own ourselves? / Libertarianism -- Hired help / Markets and morals -- What matters is the motive / Immanuel Kant -- The case for equality / John Rawls -- Arguing affirmative action -- Who deserves what? / Aristotle -- What do we owe one another? / Dilemmas of loyalty -- Justice and the common good 
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