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David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
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The core of this book is a novel theory of distributive justice premised on the fundamental moral equality of persons. In the light of this theory, Rakowski considers three types of problems which urgently require solutions-- the distribution of resources, property rights, and the saving of life--and provides challenging and unconventional answers. Further, he criticizes the economic analysis of law as a normative theory, and develops an alternative account of tort and property law.
|Keywords||Sociological jurisprudence Distributive justice Social justice Law Philosophy|
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