Rules and exemptions: The politics of difference within liberalism

Res Publica 15 (3):213-217 (2009)
In what ways might we best, and justly, allow for cohabitation between individuals and groups with plural conceptions of the good? Confronting this question, students of political philosophy in the past two decades have encountered a routine contrast between liberal universalism, with a focus on equal individual rights and uniform application of the law, and on the other hand various versions of a 'politics of difference'(...)
Keywords Multiculturalism  Differential treatment  Rule and exemption  Toleration  Liberalism
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DOI 10.1007/s11158-009-9098-y
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