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Justice : what's the right thing to do? / Michael J. Sandel.

Sandel, Michael J. (Author).
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  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780374180652 (hardcover : alk. paper) :
  • ISBN: 0374180652 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 308 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2009.

Content descriptions

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.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
1270 Lexile.
Subject: Justice.
Values.
Ethics.

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