Morality, Politics, and Law: A Bicentennial Essay

Morality, Politics, and Law: A Bicentennial Essay

by Michael J. Perry
     
 

Addressing the proper relation of moral and religious belief to politics and law, especially constitutional law, Perry here discusses whether a common moral foundation exists that is capable of providing, in a diverse social system like ours, consistent guidelines for handling divisive political, policy, religious and constitutional disputes. His study represents a

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Addressing the proper relation of moral and religious belief to politics and law, especially constitutional law, Perry here discusses whether a common moral foundation exists that is capable of providing, in a diverse social system like ours, consistent guidelines for handling divisive political, policy, religious and constitutional disputes. His study represents a distinctive position in the vast and growing literature on the moral foundations of liberal political and legal life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195052961
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
09/08/1988
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.81(w) x 8.56(h) x 1.13(d)

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