Justice: cosmic or communal?

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Publication Type Book Chapter
School or College College of Humanities
Department Philosophy
Creator Landesman, Bruce M.
Title Justice: cosmic or communal?
Date 1985
Description What are the ground rules to be used for determining the scope and breadth of justice? What human activities does it cover, how much does it demand, what duties does it require? How are conflicting "intuitions" on these matters to be adjudicated? These questions are raised by Theodore Benditt's "The Demands of Justice: The Difference that Social Life Makes" when he tells us that we have a claim against society on grounds of justice only if "social life itself is in some relevant way responsible for the problems for which (we) seek relief.
Type Text
Publisher Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
First Page 121
Last Page 124
Subject LCSH Justice; Distributive justice; Fairness
Language eng
Bibliographic Citation Landesman, B. M. (1985). Justice: cosmic or communal? Economic Justice: private rights and public responsibilities, ed. by Kenneth Kipnis and Diana T. Meyers, 121-4.
Rights Management (c)Rowman & Littlefield Publishers This material is still protected by copyright. All rights reserved. Please contact the publisher for permission to copy, distribute or reprint.
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Date Created 2012-06-13
Date Modified 2021-05-06
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Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s66d6b8h
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