Oxford University Press (2013)

Authors
Abstract
This book addresses these three issues: What is discrimination?; What makes it wrong?; What should be done about wrongful discrimination? It argues: that there are different concepts of discrimination; that discrimination is not always morally wrong and that when it is, it is so primarily because of its harmful effects.
Keywords Discrimination  Justice  Proportional representation  Moral status  Respect
Categories (categorize this paper)
Reprint years 2014
Buy this book $70.54 new (22% off)   $99.42 used   Amazon page
ISBN(s) 9780199796113   0199796114
Options
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

PhilArchive copy


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 63,417
External links

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
Chapters BETA
Introduction

The introduction starts off by showing that it is not entirely clear what discrimination is. Is it, for instance, age discrimination when people who are older than 65 are excluded from unemployment simply because of their age? It also indicates that there are different accounts of what mak... see more

References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

Amelioration Vs. Perversion.Teresa Marques - 2020 - In Teresa Marques & Asa Maria Wikforss (eds.), Shifting Concepts: The Philosophy and Psychology of Conceptual Variability. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
The Structure of Bias.Gabbrielle M. Johnson - 2020 - Mind 129 (516):1193-1236.
Failing to Treat Persons as Individuals.Erin Beeghly - 2018 - Ergo: An Open Access Journal of Philosophy 5.
Discrimination.Andrew Altman - forthcoming - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
VIII- What Do We Want From a Model of Implicit Cognition?Jules Holroyd - 2016 - Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society 116 (2):153-179.

View all 33 citations / Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Discrimination : Discrimination : What is It and What Makes It Morally Wrong?Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen - 2007 - In Jesper Ryberg, Thomas S. Petersen & Clark Wolf (eds.), New Waves in Applied Ethics. Palgrave-Macmillan.
Intentions and Discrimination in Hiring.Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen - 2012 - Journal of Moral Philosophy 9 (1):55-74.
What's so Bad About Discrimination?Shlomi Segall - 2012 - Utilitas 24 (1):82-100.
Discrimination and the Aim of Proportional Representation.Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen - 2008 - Politics, Philosophy and Economics 7 (2):159-182.
Direct Discrimination, Indirect Discrimination and Autonomy.Oran Doyle - 2007 - Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 27 (3):537-553.
Exploring the Concept of Genetic Discrimination.Mfa Otlowski - 2005 - Journal of Bioethical Inquiry 2 (3):165-176.
Exploring the Concept of Genetic Discrimination.Margaret Otlowski - 2005 - Journal of Bioethical Inquiry 2 (3):165-176.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2013-12-04

Total views
91 ( #118,298 of 2,449,097 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
4 ( #177,092 of 2,449,097 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads

My notes