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Democracy, difference, and social justice

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Published by Oxford University Press in Delhi, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Democracy -- India.,
    • Social justice -- India.,
    • India -- Politics and government -- 1977-

    • About the Edition

      Contributory essays.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titlesDemocracy, difference & social justice
      Statementedited by Gurpreet Mahajan.
      ContributionsMahajan, Gurpreet.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJQ281 .D46 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 584 p. ;
      Number of Pages584
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL509781M
      ISBN 100195641523
      LC Control Number98907625

        As a growing number of nations embark on a path to democracy, criminologists have become increasingly interested and engaged in the challenges, concerns, and questions connecting democracy with both crime and criminal justice. Rising levels of violence and street crime, white collar crime and corruption both in countries where democracy is securely in place and where it is . Earth Democracy, while definitely resonating with me philosophically, was a little too touchy-feely and unfocused in my opinion. Nonetheless, the book added to my knowledge base, and intertwined the concepts it claims in its title into an intelligent argument for greater consciousness of the multiple costs modern practices inflict on people and 4/5.

      A social movement is needed to reduce the excessive power of wealth to influence politics. Democracy Matters organizes students in the hope of building such a social movement. It seeks to achieve the enhanced political equality that could be secured with the public funding of election campaigns. Part II Distributive Justice and the Difference Principle. 3 Rawls on Distributive Justice and the Difference Principle; 4 Property-Owning Democracy and the Difference Principle; 5 Private Law and Rawls’s Principles of Justice; Part III Liberal Institutions and Distributive Justice. 6 The Social and Institutional Bases of Distributive Justice.

      Respect Differences? Challenging the Common Guidelines in Social Justice Education Özlem Sensoy and Robin DiAngelo Abstract In social justice education, it is common to establish guidelines for classroom discussions. We exam - ine the limits of these guidelines in achieving the goals of social justice education, arguing that theyCited by: COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.


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Rising levels of violence and street crime, white collar crime and corruption both in countries where democracy is securely in place and where it is struggling, have fuelled a deepening skepticism as to the capacity of democracy to deliver on its promise of security and justice for all citizens.

This book challenges the prevailing philosophical reduction of social justice to distributive justice. It critically analyzes basic concepts underlying most theories of justice, including impartiality, formal equality, and the unitary moral subjectivity. Starting from claims of excluded groups about decision making, cultural expression, and division of labor, Iris Young defines concepts of.

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