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Is Sprawl Fair?: Liberal Egalitarianism and Sprawl

Thad Williamson

in Sprawl, Justice, and Citizenship: The Civic Costs of the American Way of Life

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195369434
eISBN:
9780199852826
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195369434.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Rawls theory of liberal egalitarianism is used as a basis in determining the fairness of spatial configuration as it relates to the nature and purpose for which it was built and whether it undermines ... More


Left‐Libertarianism Versus Liberal Egalitarianism

Michael Otsuka

in Libertarianism without Inequality

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199243952
eISBN:
9780191598142
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199243956.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Explains why Lockean voluntarism, even when remedied of the problems discussed in Ch. 5, might be criticized by liberal egalitarians on the following grounds: it allows for the legitimacy of highly ... More


Exploitation and Economic Justice in the Liberal Capitalist State

Mark R. Reiff

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199664009
eISBN:
9780191751400
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199664009.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book develops the first new, liberal theory of economic justice to appear since John Rawls and Ronald Dworkin proposed their respective theories back in the 1970s and early 1980s. It does this ... More


Against Equal Respect and Concern, Equal Rights, and Egalitarian Impartiality

Uwe Steinhoff

in Do All Persons Have Equal Moral Worth?: On 'Basic Equality' and Equal Respect and Concern

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780198719502
eISBN:
9780191788604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198719502.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter argues that the often-heard claim that all serious present-day political philosophers are in some fundamental sense egalitarians is wrong. It also rejects the claim that the methods ... More


On the Justice of Caring Labor: An Alternative Theory of Liberal Egalitarianism to Dworkin’s Luck Egalitarianism

Wu Shiu-Ching

in Value and Values: Economics and Justice in an Age of Global Interdependence

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839673
eISBN:
9780824868604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839673.003.0027
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter examines Ronald Dworkin's luck egalitarianism (LE), one of the most popular distributive theories in contemporary egalitarian justice theory. According to LE, as far as the distribution ... More


Making the Unjust Provide for the Disabled

Michael Otsuka

in Libertarianism without Inequality

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199243952
eISBN:
9780191598142
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199243956.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Considers those circumstances in which self‐ownership and equality cannot be reconciled in the manner proposed in Chapter 1. Argues that, in such circumstances, liberal egalitarians and libertarians ... More


Opportunities, outcomes and democratic citizenship: Young and Phillips on equality

Chris Armstrong

in Rethinking Equality: The Challenge of Equal Citizenship

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719069246
eISBN:
9781781701287
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719069246.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The hegemony of equality of opportunity of some kind is profound within the liberal literature, and even beyond. Liberal egalitarianism has focused on equal opportunities to earn income within a ... More


Exploitation and Justice

Mark R. Reiff

in Exploitation and Economic Justice in the Liberal Capitalist State

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199664009
eISBN:
9780191751400
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199664009.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter offers a working definition of my conception of exploitation, briefly describes its limits, shows how it can be an expression of both commutative and distributive justice, and places ... More


Two Concepts of Equality

David Rondel

in Pragmatist Egalitarianism

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780190680688
eISBN:
9780190680718
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190680688.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter distinguishes between “vertical” and “horizontal” egalitarianism. The vertical and horizontal metaphors differentiate primarily between two types of relationship in which equality is ... More


Do Liberal Egalitarians Really Believe in Equality Given Their Commitment to Equality of Opportunity?

Jiwei Ci

in Do All Persons Have Equal Moral Worth?: On 'Basic Equality' and Equal Respect and Concern

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780198719502
eISBN:
9780191788604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198719502.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter argues that according to the modern liberal notion of equality it is only as suitably neutralized individuals that people are equal, and that this qualitative equality leaves a lot of ... More


Liberal Equality and the Moral Status of Parent-Child Relationships

Serena Olsaretti

in Oxford Studies in Political Philosophy, Volume 3

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198801221
eISBN:
9780191840272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198801221.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

The justification of the parent-child relationship that lies at the core of the family raises two main challenges for liberal egalitarianism: the challenge of authority and the challenge of ... More


Introduction

Julie L. Rose

in Free Time

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691163451
eISBN:
9781400883684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691163451.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book defends the idea that workers are entitled to a fair share of free time. Contemporary liberal egalitarian theories of justice have implicitly assumed that how much leisure time citizens ... More


Tax Policy and Fair Inequality

Alexander W. Cappelen and Bertil Tungodden

in Taxation: Philosophical Perspectives

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780199609222
eISBN:
9780191862878
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199609222.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Chapter 6 discusses the implications of a liberal egalitarian approach to tax policy and argues that such an approach avoids two fundamental challenges faced by the standard welfarist approach: the ... More


Racial Inequality and Black Reparations

Andrew Valls

in Rethinking Racial Justice

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190860554
eISBN:
9780190860592
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190860554.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Political Theory

The historical origins of present-day racial inequality suggest that it is a case of unrectified historical injustice. Patterns of segregation and inequality that characterized the Jim Crow era ... More


Just Financial Markets?: Finance in a Just Society

Lisa Herzog (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198755661
eISBN:
9780191816789
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198755661.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

Well-functioning financial markets are crucial for the economic well-being and the justice of contemporary societies. The Great Financial Crisis has shown that a perspective that naively trusts in ... More


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