Login

Johnston, David

A Brief History of Justice

Johnston, David - A Brief History of Justice, ebook

81,90€

Ebook, ePUB with Adobe DRM
ISBN: 9781444397543
DRM Restrictions

Printing77 pages with an additional page accrued every 10 hours, capped at 77 pages
Copy to clipboard13 excerpts

A Brief History of Justice traces the development of the idea of justice from the ancient world until the present day, with special attention to the emergence of the modern idea of social justice.
  • An accessible introduction to the history of ideas about justice
  • Shows how complex ideas are anchored in ordinary intuitions about justice
  • Traces the emergence of the idea of social justice
  • Identifies connections as well as differences between distributive and corrective justice
  • Offers accessible, concise introductions to the thought of several leading figures and schools of thought in the history of philosophy

Keywords: philosophy, Plato, Republic, Aristotle, Hobbes, Kant, social justice, law, political theory, Rawls

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2011
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Brief Histories of Philosophy
Page amount
256 pages
Categories
Philosophy
 
General Works
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781444397543
Printed ISBN
9781405155762

Similar titles