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The Dimensions of Social Justice

Andrew Dobson

in Justice and the Environment

Published in print December 1998 | ISBN: 9780198294955
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191599071 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0198294956.003.0004
 The Dimensions of Social Justice

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The analytical dimensions of social justice are laid out, driven by different answers to common justice questions. What is the community of justice? What is to be distributed? What is the principle of distribution? This provides the framework within which the question of the compatibility between social justice and environmental sustainability is explored in the rest of the book.

Keywords: distribution; social justice

Chapter.  8434 words. 

Subjects: Environment

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