Domination and Justice

Frank Lovett

in A General Theory of Domination and Justice

Published in print May 2010 | ISBN: 9780199579419
Published online September 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191722837 | DOI:
 							Domination and Justice

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This chapter outlines and defends a conception of social justice as minimizing domination. Justice as minimizing domination is favorably contrasted with utilitarian and Rawlsian liberal‐contractualist theories. Justice obligations to future generations are also considered.

Keywords: social justice; utilitarianism; liberal contractualism; intergenerational justice; Rawls

Chapter.  14517 words. 

Subjects: Political Theory

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