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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
by Nel Noddings - 1995 - 226 pages
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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

Samuel Walker - 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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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

Milton C. Regan Jr. - Law - 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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Kierkegaard

Alastair Hannay - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 388 pages
...the sense well captured by Rawls's remark that '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'.79 As far as his own society is concerned, Kierkegaard thinks that in it persons fail even...
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Development and Main Outlines in Rawls's Theory of Justice

Henry S. Richardson, Paul J. Weithman - Philosophy - 1999 - 314 pages
...liberty of a few for the benefit of many. "Each person possesses an inviolability founded on lustice that even the welfare of society as a whole cannot override. For this reason lustice denies that the loss of freedom for some is made right by a greater good shared by others"...
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