Social Justice (20104). 4 units. An examination of contemporary theories, together with an effort to assess their practical implications. Authors this year will include Peter Singer, Richard Posner, John Rawls, Robert Nozick, Michael Walzer, Marion Young, Avishai Margalit, and Cass Sunstein. Topics: animal rights, the status of children and the principles of educational policy, the relation of market justice to distributive justice, the status of affirmative action, and the rise of technocracy. Self-scheduled examination or paper option. Also PLSC 553a/PHIL 718a. B. Ackerman.
SLB - 129 (Mon) SLB - 129 (Tue) Grade mode: graded CRN: 10069
Exam: 12/12/2016 - 12/21/2016 Questions available online Name or Id: Name Length: 48 hour(s)
Notes: Use your name.