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Global Justice: Beyond The Law of Peoples to a Cosmopolitan Law of Persons

Andrew Kuper

in Democracy Beyond Borders: Justice and Representation in Global Institutions

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
November 2004
ISBN:
9780199274901
eISBN:
9780191601552
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199274908.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Develops a cosmopolitan theory of global justice, in critical dialogue with John Rawls’s The Law of Peoples. Kuper argues that Rawls has begged some of the central questions of global justice by ... More


The Debate about Rawls's Law of Peoples: Critics and Defences

Gillian Brock

in Global Justice: A Cosmopolitan Account

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199230938
eISBN:
9780191710957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199230938.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

John Rawls' highly influential work, The Law of Peoples, dominates discussion of what our responsibilities are in the global domain. After a concise account of The Law of Peoples, this chapter ... More


The Morally Constitutive State

Toni Erskine

in Embedded Cosmopolitanism: Duties to Strangers and Enemies in a World of 'Dislocated Communities'

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264379
eISBN:
9780191734410
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264379.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter discusses the idea of the morally constitutive state. It introduces the second point of theoretical opposition for embedded cosmopolitanism. This forms an approach to international ... More


A Fresh Start

Charles R. Beitz

in The Idea of Human Rights

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199572458
eISBN:
9780191728303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199572458.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, International Relations and Politics

This chapter focuses on the view of human rights taken by John Rawls in the Law of the Peoples. The essentials of Rawl's view of human rights can be summarized in four main points: firstly, human ... More


Equality

Anne Norton

in On the Muslim Question

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691157047
eISBN:
9781400846351
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691157047.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter examines how the Muslim question intersects with the question of equality. In The Law of Peoples, John Rawls outlined a plan for justice among peoples. The Law of Peoples focuses ... More


A Criticism of Later Rawls and a Defense of a Decent (Confucian) People

Tongdong Bai

in The Philosophical Challenge from China

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780262028431
eISBN:
9780262323628
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028431.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Rawls in The Law of Peoples argues that decent peoples should be tolerated by liberal peoples, but he offers few considerations about the relative merits of decent peoples to liberal peoples. In this ... More


Rawlsian Justice and the Law of Peoples

András Miklós

in Institutions in Global Distributive Justice

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780748644711
eISBN:
9780748684502
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748644711.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The chapter outlines John Rawls’ liberal theory of domestic justice. It highlights the problem of social justice as Rawls understands it, and describes the conditions necessary for grounding ... More


Institutions in Global Distributive Justice

Andras Miklos

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780748644711
eISBN:
9780748684502
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748644711.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The monograph analyses whether social, economic and political institutions affect the justification, the scope and the content of principles of distributive justice. First, it examines whether ... More


Which Law, Whose Humanity?: The Significance of Policulturalism in the Global South

Drucilla Cornell

in Law and Revolution in South Africa: uBuntu, Dignity, and the Struggle for Constitutional Transformation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823257577
eISBN:
9780823261574
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823257577.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter begins by examining the paradox of the law of the peoples, which historically has meant both international law, which is the way John Rawls uses it, and the law of subordinated peoples ... More


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