Book , Print in English

The idea of justice

Amartya Sen.
  • Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2009.
  • xxviii, 467 pages ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • Introduction. Approach to Justice
  • Pt. I. Demands of Justice
  • 1. Reason and Objectivity
  • 2. Rawls and Beyond
  • 3. Institutions and Persons
  • 4. Voice and Social Choice
  • 5. Impartiality and Objectivity
  • 6. Closed and Open Impartiality
  • Pt. II. Forms of Reasoning
  • 7. Position, Relevance and Illusion
  • 8. Rationality and Other People
  • 9. Plurality of Impartial Reasons
  • 10. Realizations, Consequences and Agency
  • Pt. III. Materials of Justice
  • 11. Lives, Freedoms and Capabilities
  • 12. Capabilities and Resources
  • 13. Happiness, Well-being and Capabilities
  • 14. Equality and Liberty
  • Pt. IV. Public Reasoning and Democracy
  • 15. Democracy as Public Reason
  • 16. Practice of Democracy
  • 17. Human Rights and Global Imperatives
  • 18. Justice and the World.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
ISBN
  • 9780674036130 (alk. paper)
  • 0674036131 (alk. paper)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2009014924
  • OCLC: 318421063
  • OCLC: 318421063