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" Each person possesses an inviolability founded on justice that even the welfare of society as a whole cannot override. "
Philosophy of Education - Page 162
by Nel Noddings - 1995 - 226 pages
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An Essay on the Modern State

Christopher W. Morris - Philosophy - 2002 - 318 pages
..."justice is the first virtue of social institutions", he puts forward an antiutilitarian position: "Each person possesses an inviolability founded on...the welfare of society as a whole cannot override. [Justice] does not allow that the sacrifices imposed on a few are outweighed by the larger sum of advantages...
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Getting Beyond Race: The Changing American Culture

Richard J. Payne - Social Science - 1998 - 240 pages
...believes that justice is the first of social institutions, as truth is of systems of thought, and that "each person possesses an inviolability founded on...that even the welfare of society as a whole cannot override."55 An integral component of justice is fairness and equal treatment for all Americans, who...
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The Rights Revolution : Rights and Community in Modern America: Rights and ...

Samuel Walker Kiewit Professor of Criminal Justice University of Nebraska - Social Science - 1998 - 240 pages
...Justice. Building on a philosophical tradition that reaches back to Locke and Kant, Rawls argues that "each person possesses an inviolability founded on...that even the welfare of society as a whole cannot override."4 This conception of justice, with the individual and the rights of individuals as the foundation,...
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At the Heart of Freedom: Feminism, Sex, and Equality

Drucilla Cornell - Social Science - 1998 - 240 pages
...content of the principles to which we appeal. Thus to respect persons is to recognize that they possess an inviolability founded on justice that even the welfare of society as a whole cannot override. It is to affirm that the loss of freedom for 87 some is not made right by greater welfare enjoyed by...
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Matters of Principle: Legitimate Legal Argument and Constitutional ...

Richard S. Markovits - Law - 1998 - 456 pages
...notion of "respecting persons." In his words, "[t]o respect persons is to recognize that they possess an inviolability founded on justice that even the welfare of society as a whole cannot override." Id at 586. 32. Admittedly, in Rawls's terminology, an individual's beliefs about what constitutes "the...
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The Essential Communitarian Reader

Amitai Etzioni - Political Science - 1998 - 323 pages
...person is unique, separate, and morally autonomous. This separateness creates what John Rawls calls "an inviolability founded on justice that even the welfare of society as a whole cannot override." This idea does not require us to think of people as disaggregated or "abstract." Individual persons...
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Democracy: The Rule of Law and Islam

Eugene Cotran, Adel Omar Sherif - Religion - 1999 - 578 pages
...justice in a plural society. From the perspective of these philosophers, as Rawls has aptly noted: "Each Person possesses an inviolability founded on...the welfare of society as a whole cannot override ... Therefore in a just society ... the rights secured by justice are not subject to political bargaining...
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Alone Together : Law and the Meanings of Marriage: Law and the Meanings of ...

Milton C. Regan Jr. Professor of Law Georgetown University Law Center - Social Science - 1999 - 296 pages
...people, with their own individual lives." Robert Nozick, Anarchy, State, and Utopia 33 (1974). 38. "Each person possesses an inviolability founded on...the welfare of society as a whole cannot override." John Rawls, A Theory of Justice 3 (1974). 39. Kymlicka, supra note 5. 40. Jd at 12. 41. Stephen Macedo,...
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A Theory of Justice

John Rawls - Law - 2009 - 560 pages
...Michael, 91 n Ziff, Paul, 35 In, 353n, 355n Zinn, Howard, 320n, 322n "Each person" writes John Kawls, "possesses an inviolability founded on justice that...the welfare of society as a whole cannot override. Therefore in a just society the rights secured bv justice are not subject to political bargaining or...
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A Theory of Justice

John Rawls - Ethics - 1999 - 538 pages
...content of the principles to which we appeal. Thus to respect persons is to recognize that they possess an inviolability founded on justice that even the welfare of society as a whole cannot override. lt is to affirm that the loss of freedom for some is not made right by a greater welfare enjoyed by...
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