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Civil and Political Justice

Simon Caney

in Justice Beyond Borders: A Global Political Theory

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
April 2005
ISBN:
9780198293507
eISBN:
9780191602337
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019829350X.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Having argued, in Ch. 2, that there are universal moral values, the next logical step is to ask what these universal moral values are; this question is pursued in Chs 3 and 4, which consider ... More


Introduction

Simon Caney

in Justice Beyond Borders: A Global Political Theory

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
April 2005
ISBN:
9780198293507
eISBN:
9780191602337
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019829350X.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Describes the aims, approaches, and structure of the book. The basic issue addressed is the political principles that should govern global politics, and to analyse this the book posits six sets of ... More


 A Rawlsian Society

Thomas Pogge

in John Rawls: His Life and Theory of Justice

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780195136364
eISBN:
9780199867691
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195136364.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter deals with Rawls's desire to develop a theory of social justice that is practical, and thus he emphasizes that moral considerations need to be sensitive to a certain degree to empirical ... More


De‐Communization and Political Justice in Central and Eastern Europe

Carmen González‐Enríquez

in The Politics of Memory and Democratization

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199240906
eISBN:
9780191598869
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199240906.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

An exploration is made of the nature and scope of de-communization and political justice in Czechoslovakia (the Czech Republic, Slovakia), Albania, Bulgaria, Romania, Poland and Hungary, to each of ... More


Courtroom to Revolutionary Stage: Performance and Ideology in Weimar Political Trials

Henning Grunwald

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199609048
eISBN:
9780191744280
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199609048.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

What role did the courts play in the demise of Germany's first democracy and Hitler's rise to power? This book challenges the orthodox interpretation of Weimar political justice. It argues that an ... More


Grand Days, Dark Palaces: The Contradictions of Liberal Ordering1

Heather Rae and Christian Reus-Smit

in Liberal World Orders

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780197265529
eISBN:
9780191760334
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265529.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Exploring contradictions inherent in liberal orders, this chapter questions the treatment of liberalism in the International Relations academy as a relatively straightforward set of beliefs about the ... More


‘A Sympathy with Power’: Imagining Robespierre

Nicholas Roe

in Wordsworth and Coleridge: The Radical Years

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198119692
eISBN:
9780191671197
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198119692.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This chapter suggests that in 1794–1795 Maximilian Robespierre was a monitory but not necessarily unattractive figure for William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, and John Thelwall, and argues ... More


Herbert Spencer, Hugh Cecil, and the State

JAMES MEADOWCROFT

in Conceptualizing the State: Innovation and Dispute in British Political Thought 1880-1914

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206019
eISBN:
9780191676918
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206019.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, History of Ideas

Herbert Spencer (1820–1903) and Hugh Cecil (1869–1956) each made significant contributions to arguments about the state during the period with which this book is concerned. There are significant ... More


The Political Conception of Justice

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/9780748644711.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The chapter critically evaluates Thomas Nagel’s political conception of justice that denies the existence of global requirements of distributive justice. The political conception regards the ... More


Bridging Disciplines and Reimagining “Who We Are”

Atalia Omer

in When Peace Is Not Enough: How the Israeli Peace Camp Thinks about Religion, Nationalism, and Justice

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226008073
eISBN:
9780226008240
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226008240.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter highlights the importance of bridging gaps among the various disciplines and fields of peace research, religious studies, and political theory. This multidisciplinary approach enriches ... More


The Nature of the Headscarf Controversy in Turkey: Popular Discourse

Hilal Elver

in The Headscarf Controversy: Secularism and Freedom of Religion

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199769292
eISBN:
9780199933136
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199769292.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The Turkish headscarf debate since the 1980s and current political problems in the Turkish internal setting is the focus of this chapter. The power struggle between seculars and religious political ... More


The Adventures of William Godwin

Bart Schultz

in The Happiness Philosophers: The Lives and Works of the Great Utilitarians

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780691154770
eISBN:
9781400884957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691154770.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter examines William Godwin's role in the development of philosophical utilitarianism. It first provides a background on Godwin's early life before discussing his relationships, first with ... More


Dissensus, ethics and the politics of democracy

Ewa Płonowska Ziarek

in Democracy in Crisis: Violence, Alterity, Community

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719079238
eISBN:
9781781702123
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719079238.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This chapter addresses the limitations of contemporary debates on ethics and democracy. It discusses the notion of heteronomous freedom and its relation to ethical obligation, political antagonism ... More


William Godwin and the Passive Multitude

Green Georgina

in The Majesty of the People: Popular Sovereignty and the Role of the Writer in the 1790s

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199689064
eISBN:
9780191768170
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199689064.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Through a discussion of Godwin’s Political Justice and The Enquirer, this chapter argues that Godwin is concerned about the passivity of mind or of the reasoning faculty encouraged by collective ... More


Empiricism’s Secret History: Fleetwood and Rousseau

Zoe Beenstock

in The Politics of Romanticism: The Social Contract and Literature

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781474401036
eISBN:
9781474422147
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474401036.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Criticism often organizes Godwin’s career by genre, suggesting that Godwin progressed from political theory to sentimental fiction. Instead this chapter argues that Godwin follows Rousseau in writing ... More


Concluding Remarks

Fred Feldman

in Distributive Justice: Getting What We Deserve From Our Country

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198782988
eISBN:
9780191826214
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198782988.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

The first half of Chapter 9 contains reminders of the most distinctive themes defended in this book. Among these are (i) the importance of recognizing the distinction between theories about what ... More


Justice after Marx

Rainer Forst

in Normativity and Power: Analyzing Social Orders of Justification

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198798873
eISBN:
9780191839535
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198798873.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter considers the relevance of Marx for contemporary philosophical thinking about justice. It asserts that Marx has provided essential insights into the correct understanding of social and ... More


Locating the Target

Fred Feldman

in Distributive Justice: Getting What We Deserve From Our Country

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198782988
eISBN:
9780191826214
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198782988.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

The central aim of Chapter 1 is to give the reader a clear understanding of the common subject matter of theories of distributive justice. This is done in part by offering sketches of several of the ... More


Introduction

Fred Feldman

in Distributive Justice: Getting What We Deserve From Our Country

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198782988
eISBN:
9780191826214
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198782988.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

After giving a more precise characterization of the target of this inquiry—political economic distributive justice—the book proceeds to explicate the concept of desert, evaluate proposed ways of ... More


Crimes against Humanity and Crimes of Denationalization: The Victory of Political Expediency Over Justice

Mark A. Lewis

in The Birth of the New Justice: The Internationalization of Crime and Punishment, 1919-1950

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199660285
eISBN:
9780191757716
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660285.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

Jurists at the Paris Peace Conference discussed crimes committed by a government against its own population, and crimes committed by a military to destroy the national culture of an occupied ... More


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