The Global Justice Reader

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Thom Brooks
Wiley, Mar 10, 2008 - Philosophy - 768 pages
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The Global Justice Reader is a first-of-its kind collection that brings together key foundational and contemporary writings on this important topic in moral and political philosophy.

  • Brings together key foundational and contemporary writings on this important topic in moral and political philosophy
  • Offers a brief introduction followed by important readings on subjects ranging from sovereignty, human rights, and nationalism to global poverty, terrorism, and international environmental justice
  • Presents the writings of key figures in the field, including Thomas Hobbes, Immanuel Kant, John Rawls, Thomas Pogge, Peter Singer, and many others

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User Review  - Brian - Goodreads

An edited collection of many of the most important articles on questions of global justice and morality; it has a bit of a liberal bias and no non-western perspectives. Still, a good starting place for an introduction to the issues. Read full review

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Introduction
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Introduction
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Introduction
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Thom Brooks is Reader in Political and Legal Philosophy at the University of Newcastle and founding editor of the Journal of Moral Philosophy. He is the author of Hegelís Political Philosophy (2007) and Punishment (2008), as well as editor of Rousseau and Law (2005), Locke and Law (2006), and co-editor of The Legacy of John Rawls (2005).

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