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The Resource Justice : what's the right thing to do?, Michael J. Sandel

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

Label
Justice : what's the right thing to do?
Title
Justice
Title remainder
what's the right thing to do?
Statement of responsibility
Michael J. Sandel
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • A Harvard professor assesses the role of justice in modern society as well as the moral responsibilities faced by ordinary citizens, weighing a range of issues from euthanasia and abortion to affirmative action and tax structuring
  • 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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sandel, Michael J
Dewey number
172/.2
Index
index present
Intended audience
1270L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
JC578
LC item number
.S25 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Justice
  • Values
  • Ethics
Label
Justice : what's the right thing to do?, Michael J. Sandel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9780374180652
Lccn
2009025438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn317928901
  • 499669
Label
Justice : what's the right thing to do?, Michael J. Sandel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9780374180652
Lccn
2009025438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn317928901
  • 499669

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