The Difficulty of Tolerance: Essays in Political Philosophy
ISBN: 0521533988
EAN13: 9780521533980
Language: English
Pages: 284
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 9.00" L x 6.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
Written between 1969 and 1999, these essays in political philosophy examine the standards by which social and political institutions should be justified and appraised. The collection includes the classic essays Preference and Urgency, A Theory of Freedom of Expression, and Contractualism and Utilitarianism, as well as other essays that have not been generally accessible until now. The volume will be essential reading for all studying these topics from the perspective of political philosophy, politics, and law.