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Without Me, Without You: Cooperation and Scarcity

Gijs van Donselaar

in The Right to Exploit: Parasitism, Scarcity, and Basic Income

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195140392
eISBN:
9780199871483
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195140392.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

In Morals by Agreement David Gauthier seeks to demonstrate that compliance with what he calls “the Lockean proviso,”—which prohibits taking advantage of other people—is individually rational. This ... More


The limits of Hobbesian contractualism

Nicholas Southwood

in Contractualism and the Foundations of Morality

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199539659
eISBN:
9780191594908
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199539659.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter aims to assess Hobbesian contractualism or contractarianism as an account of morality's foundations, focusing on the influential version advanced by David Gauthier: morals by agreement. ... More


Rational Choice Contractarianism

Michael Moehler

in Minimal Morality: A Multilevel Social Contract Theory

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198785927
eISBN:
9780191827655
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198785927.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter discusses Hobbes’ and Gauthier’s moral theories that, from a methodological point of view, are the most important social contract theories for the development of the two-level ... More


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