Colin M. Macleod

in Liberalism, Justice, and Markets

Published in print July 1998 | ISBN: 9780198293972
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191599798 | DOI:

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Provides a brief overview of the deficiencies of a theory of liberal equality that is predicated upon idealized economic markets. Some more general hazards of using artificial devices for the articulation of theories of justice are examined.

Keywords: distance; equality of resources; exclusion; justice; markets; social contract

Chapter.  2597 words. 

Subjects: Political Theory

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