Perfecting Justice in Rawls, Habermas and Honneth: A Deconstructive Perspective

Perfecting Justice in Rawls, Habermas and Honneth: A Deconstructive Perspective

by Miriam Bankovsky

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ISBN-13: 9781472522146
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 01/16/2014
Series: Bloomsbury Research in Political Philosophy
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Miriam Bankovsky lectures in politics at La Trobe University, Australia. She is the co-editor, with Alice Le Goff, of Recognition theory and contemporary French moral and political philosophy: Reopening the dialogue (2012).

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements \ 1. Perfecting justice: an art of the im/possible \ Part I. Justice as fairness: a project to pursue \ 2. Rawls and the possibility of 'ideal theory' \ 3. Rawls and the 'undecidability' of the original position procedure \ Part II. Rational consensus: open to contestation in principle \ 4. Habermas and the possibility of popular sovereignty \ 5. Habermas and the perfectibility of deliberative outcomes \ Part III. Perfecting recognition relations \ 6. Honneth and the possibility of mutual recognition \ 7. Honneth and moral progress in the quality of recognition relations \ 8. Im/possibility and the cultivation of deconstructive civic attitudes \ Bibliography \ Index

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