Justice without Borders: Cosmopolitanism, Nationalism, and Patriotism / Edition 1

Justice without Borders: Cosmopolitanism, Nationalism, and Patriotism / Edition 1

by Kok-Chor Tan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521542324

ISBN-13: 9780521542326

Pub. Date: 11/15/2004

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book offers a defense of cosmopolitan justice against the charge that it denies the values that ordinarily matter to people, and a defense of nationalism and patriotism against the charge that these morally partial ideals are fundamentally inconsistent with the obligations of global justice. This book will have broad appeal to political theorists and moral…  See more details below

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This book offers a defense of cosmopolitan justice against the charge that it denies the values that ordinarily matter to people, and a defense of nationalism and patriotism against the charge that these morally partial ideals are fundamentally inconsistent with the obligations of global justice. This book will have broad appeal to political theorists and moral philosophers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521542326
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
11/15/2004
Series:
Contemporary Political Theory Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
236
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

1Introduction1
2The need for cosmopolitan justice19
3Conceptions of cosmopolitan justice : a survey40
4Liberalism and cosmpolitan justice62
5Nationalism and cosmopolitanism85
6Equality among nations107
7The limits of patriotism135
8Citizenship and special obligations163
9Nationality and justice180
10Conclusion198

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