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Justice : what's the right thing to do?  Cover Image Book Book

Justice : what's the right thing to do?

Sandel, Michael J. (Author).

Summary: Popular Harvard professor 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 illuminating ways.

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  • ISBN: 0374180652 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780374180652 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 308 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, [2009]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Doing the right thing -- The greatest 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.
Subject: Ethics

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Brandywine Community Library 172.2 SAN (Text) 33249017943147 Non-fiction Available -
Degenstein Community Library NF 172.2 SANDEL (Text) 35031300737850 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Indian Valley Public Library 172.2 Sandel Philosophy (Text) 39427102326733 Nonfiction Room: Adult Nonfiction Available -
Reading Public Library RPL - Main 172.2 San (Text) 33223006744923 Non-fiction Available -

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