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The Philosophical Review (2015) 124 (2): 279–286.
Published: 01 April 2015
...; also 117–18, 577). He goes to great lengths to show that Green's self-realization theory, a version of traditional naturalism, provides a home for this aspect of Kant's view (597ff.). Irwin Terence , The Development of Ethics: A Historical and Critical Study. Vol. 3 , From Kant to Rawls...
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The Philosophical Review (2014) 123 (1): 79–105.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Stephen Darwall Derek Parfit's Reasons and Persons (1984) mounted a striking defense of Act Consequentialism against a Rawls-inspired Kantian orthodoxy in moral philosophy. On What Matters (2011) is notable for its serious engagement with Kant's ethics and for its arguments in support...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (4): 618–620.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Thaddeus Metz John Rawls, Justice as Fairness: A Restatement. Edited by Erin Kelly. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2001. Pp. xviii, 214. Cornell University 2002 BOOK REVIEWS This sort of difficulty has sometimes led to a kind of “hypothetical...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (3): 421–425.
Published: 01 July 2001
...Erin Kelly A THEORY OF JUSTICE. Revised edition. By John Rawls. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1999. Pp. xxii, 538. Cornell University 2001 BOOK REVIEWS The Philosophical Review, Vol. 110, No. 3 uuly 2001) A THEORY OFPSTICE. Revised...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (4): 532–536.
Published: 01 October 2019
... of government programs a citizenry on the verge of complete ruin, that Johns Rawls began formulating the ideas for A Theory of Justice . But that wasn't the only shadow hovering over Rawls. The most momentous social upheavals during the 1950s and 1960s were centered squarely on black civil rights in the wake...
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The Philosophical Review (2007) 116 (4): 603–632.
Published: 01 October 2007
.... Introduction Theories of distributive justice and aggregative theories of the social good, such as the difference principle of Rawls and utilitarianism, typi- cally require a method of assessing each individual’s situation. Utilitarians and some others focus on a notion of well-being. Rawls put forward...
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The Philosophical Review (2019) 128 (3): 375–378.
Published: 01 July 2019
... question to which Michel Seymour attempts to offer an affirmative response in A Liberal Theory of Collective Rights . In this book, the author presents a theory of peoples’ collective rights that consciously attempts to build upon Rawls's Political Liberalism (2005) . In doing so, he joins a series...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (3): 437–440.
Published: 01 July 2001
... the alternatives Isaiah Berlin made famous. Moreover, he promises to enunciate this account by appeal to Kant and Adam Smith and to demonstrate its practical strengths by comparison with the work of several contemporary political theorists, Rawls most significant among them. For Fleischacker the liberty properly...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (4): 616–618.
Published: 01 October 2002
... about a thoughtful and consistently entertaining book. KIERAN SETIYA University of Pittsburgh The Philosophical Review, Vol. 111, No. 4 (October 2002) John Rawls, Justice as Fairness: A Restatement. Edited by Erin Kelly...
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The Philosophical Review (2004) 113 (4): 584–587.
Published: 01 October 2004
... The Philosophical Review, Vol. 113, No. 4 (October 2004) Thomas Pogge, World Poverty and Human Rights. Cambridge: Polity Press, 2002. Pp. vii, 284. Since his Realizing Rawls a decade and a half ago, Thomas Pogge has estab- lished himself as one of the most important and influential writers on the sub...
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The Philosophical Review (2005) 114 (2): 282–285.
Published: 01 April 2005
... not as an alternative to particularity and pragmatism but as a counterpoint. This rehabilitation is directed against the growing tendency within neo-Kan- tian approaches in legal and political philosophy (for example, John Rawls and Jürgen Habermas) to give up commitments to universal and unconditional moral...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (4): 601–604.
Published: 01 October 2000
...? An Interpretation and Defense of Justice as Fairness. Lanham, Md.: Lexington Books. Rawls, John. 1993 . Political Liberalism. New York: Columbia University Press. BOOK REVEWS following problem. Even if he has shown that the welfare of an individual cannot be reduced...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (3): 431–433.
Published: 01 July 2001
... to their irresolvability.’ Such pulling back from actual debates to their broader political context is, I think, an ultimately promising route for making philosophical headway in the face of what John Rawls calls “reasonable pluralism.” It is, however, fraught with a number of pitfalls and dangers...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (2): 262–270.
Published: 01 April 2002
... Although she is drawing on Rawls in appealing to the idea of an overlapping consensus, Nussbaum s (admittedly sketchy) own account departs from Rawls s in at least two ways: she enriches the content of the consensus so that it now includes the combined capabilities list, and she extends the scope...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (4): 620–624.
Published: 01 October 2002
....” In JF Rawls also says new things about some interesting subjects that are not essential to justice as fairness. For example, Rawls spells out four different roles of political philosophy and distinguishes several grounds for objecting to ine- quality. I suspect that, of the material that one finds...
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The Philosophical Review (2000) 109 (1): 135–138.
Published: 01 January 2000
... the contractualist alternative, and so addresses one version of the first objection mentioned above. Bailey focuses on Rawls’s theory of justice,’ based on what mutually disinterested individuals would choose behind a veil of ignorance. He replies mainly by citing Harsanyi’s argument that utility maximizers...
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The Philosophical Review (2002) 111 (3): 436–439.
Published: 01 July 2002
... and Rawls, embrace the following thesis: “In so far as it involves an appeal to a transcen- dent realm, metaphysical reflection is permissible, if at all, only in the private sphere, never in the public sphere” (20). Flikschuh grants that metaphysics involves some sort of appeal to a transcendent realm...
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The Philosophical Review (2008) 117 (2): 159–191.
Published: 01 April 2008
... is given by Rawls, who writes: The most natural way, then, of arriving at utilitarianism (although not, of course, the only way of doing so) is to adopt for society as a whole the principle of rational choice for one man. Once this is recognized, the place of the impartial...
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The Philosophical Review (2001) 110 (2): 281–283.
Published: 01 April 2001
..., and it must be said that, despite being sensible, Kupperman s discussion does not add that much that is new. This is partly because the only antiperfectionist arguments he considers are those in John Rawls s A Theory of Justice. Here he points out, as others have, that Rawls gives no good reason...
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The Philosophical Review (2003) 112 (4): 525–560.
Published: 01 October 2003
... of Reason . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Rawls, John. 1989 . Themes in Kant's Moral Philosophy. In Kant's Transcendental Deductions , ed. Eckart Förster, 81 -113. Stanford: Stanford University Press. ____. 2000 . Lectures on the History of Moral Philosophy . Ed. Barbara Herman...