David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Cambridge University Press (1996)
We all have beliefs, even strong convictions, about what is just and fair in our social arrangements. How should these beliefs and the theories of justice that incorporate them guide our thinking about practical matters of justice? This wide-ranging collection of essays by one of the foremost medical ethicists in the USA explores the claim that justification in ethics, whether of matters of theory or practice, involves achieving coherence between our moral and non-moral beliefs. Amongst the practical issues addressed in the volume are the design of health-care institutions, the distribution of goods between the old and the young, and fairness in hiring and firing. In combining ethical theory and practical ethics this volume will prove especially valuable to philosophers concerned with ethics and applied ethics, political theorists, bioethicists, and others involved in the study of public policy.
|Keywords||Justice (Philosophy Justification (Ethics Medical ethics Applied ethics|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$21.82 used (67% off) $51.63 new (21% off) $64.99 direct from Amazon Amazon page|
|Call number||B105.J87.D36 1996|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
Luciano Floridi (2013). Distributed Morality in an Information Society. Science and Engineering Ethics 19 (3):727-743.
Neelke Doorn (2013). Wide Reflective Equilibrium as a Normative Model for Responsible Governance. NanoEthics 7 (1):29-43.
Jennifer Zamzow & Shaun Nichols (2009). Variations in Ethical Intuitions. In Ernest Sosa & Enrique Villanueva (eds.), Metaethics. Wiley Periodicals, Inc. 368-388.
Jennifer L. Zamzow & Shaun Nichols (2009). Variations in Ethical Intuitions. Philosophical Issues 19 (1):368-388.
Svein Eng (2014). Why Reflective Equilibrium? III: Reflective Equilibrium as a Heuristic Tool. Ratio Juris 27 (3):440-459.
Similar books and articles
Alan G. Johnson (2006). Making Sense of Medical Ethics: A Hands-on Guide. Distributed in the U.S.A. By Oxford University Press.
Theo van Willigenburg (1998). Norman Daniels: Justice and Justification. Reflective Equilibrium in Theory and Practice & Folke Tersman, Reflective Equilibrium. An Essay in Moral Epistemology. [REVIEW] Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 1 (1):129-132.
Rainer Forst (2011). The Right to Justification: Elements of a Constructivist Theory of Justice. Columbia University Press.
Torbjörn Tännsjö (2011). Applied Ethics. A Defence. Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 14 (4):397-406.
Hugh LaFollette (ed.) (2007). Ethics in Practice: An Anthology. Blackwell Pub..
Mark Vorobej (1998). Justice and Justification: Reflective Equilibrium in Theory and Practice Norman Daniels Cambridge Studies in Philosophy and Public Policy New York: Cambridge University Press, 1996, Xiii + 365 Pp., $59.95, $18.95 Paper. [REVIEW] Dialogue 37 (04):853-.
Alexander Kaufman (2006). Rawls's Practical Conception of Justice: Opinion, Tradition and Objectivity in Political Liberalism. Journal of Moral Philosophy 3 (1):23-43.
K. Kappel (2006). The Meta-Justification of Reflective Equilibrium. Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 9 (2):131-147.
J. Havard (1998). Justice and Justification: Reflective Equilibrium in Theory and Practice. Journal of Medical Ethics 24 (1):63-64.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads61 ( #66,791 of 1,790,408 )
Recent downloads (6 months)5 ( #171,224 of 1,790,408 )
How can I increase my downloads?