How to Make Opportunity Equal: Race and Contributive Justice

Blackwell Pub. (2007)
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This critical examination of racial equality takes a new approach to breaking down racial barriers by proposing a system of equal opportunity through shared labor and contributive justice. Focuses on how race and class inevitably structure vastly unequal life prospects Shows how human society can be organized in a way that does not socialize children for lives of routine labour Looks towards contribution, not distribution, as a way to promote racial equality Argues that by sharing routine and complex labor, social relationships would be transformed, eliminating competition for limited opportunities to develop and contribute abilities A discussion board for ideas and comments relating to the book can be found at: http://howtomakeopportunityequal.blogspot.com/
Keywords Social justice  Justice (Philosophy  Social ethics  Political science Philosophy  Race discrimination
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Call number HM671.G64 2007
ISBN(s) 1405160810   9781405160810   9781405160827
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