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Rights, Culture, and the Law: Themes from the Legal and Political Philosophy of Joseph Raz
     

Rights, Culture, and the Law: Themes from the Legal and Political Philosophy of Joseph Raz

by Lukas H. Meyer, Stanley L. Paulson, Thomas W. Pogge
 

The volume brings together a collection of original papers on some of the main tenets of Joseph Raz's legal and political philosophy: Legal positivism and the nature of law, practical reason, authority, the value of equality, incommensurability, harm, group rights, and multiculturalism.

Overview

The volume brings together a collection of original papers on some of the main tenets of Joseph Raz's legal and political philosophy: Legal positivism and the nature of law, practical reason, authority, the value of equality, incommensurability, harm, group rights, and multiculturalism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199248254
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
09/25/2003
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 6.30(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

Meyer: UNIVERSITY OF BREMEN, Full-Time University Assistant in Political Philosophy (Wissenschaftlicher Assistent), 1995- (on leave 2000-02), FREIE UNIVERSITÄT BERLIN, Teaching Assistant in Law and Politics (Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter), 1990-92 and 1994-95; Feodor-Lynen Research Fellow of Alexander-von-Humboldt Stiftung in moral and political philosophy in residence at the COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW (Visiting Scholar), 2001-02; HARVARD UNIVERSITY, Center for Ethics and the Professions, Faculty Fellow in Ethics, 2000-01; BALLIOL COLLEGE, Oxford, Senior Research Associate, Fall 1990, Spring 1991; SECRETARIAT OF THE UNITED NATIONS, New York, Department of Disarmament Affairs, Internship, Summer 1987 Pogge: Since receiving his Ph.D. in philosophy from Harvard, Thomas W. Pogge has been teaching moral and political philosophy at Columbia University. His recent publications include "What We Can Reasonably Reject" (NOÛS 2002), "Eradicating Systemic Poverty: Brief for a Global Resources Dividend" (Journal of Human Development), "Achieving Democracy" (Ethics and International Affairs), "How Should Human Rights be Conceived?" (in Hayden, ed.: The Philosophy of Human Rights 2001), "Human Flourishing and Universal Justice" (Social Philosophy and Policy 1999). Pogge's work was supported, most recently, by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation and the Princeton Institute for Advanced Study. Stanley Paulson: Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy, Washington University, St Louis

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