Rawls: An Introduction
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Rawls: An Introduction

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"Rawls: An Introduction" is a uniquely comprehensive introduction to the work of the American philosopher John Rawls (1921-2002), who transformed contemporary political philosophy. In the 1950s and 1960s, political philosophy seemed to have reached a dead end characterized by a loose predominance of utilitarian theses. Rawls'sconception of liberalism placed civil liberties...more
Paperback, 388 pages
Published January 25th 2011 by Polity Press
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Very good introduction to Rawls' liberalism. It seems to cover almost all the topics related to Rawls's liberalism in political philosophy. When comparing with "Rawls" by Kukathas and Pettit, this book may be little more difficult for the complete beginners.
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