Compromise, Peace and Public Justification: Political Morality Beyond Justice by Fabian Wendt

Compromise, Peace and Public Justification: Political Morality Beyond Justice

byFabian Wendt

Kobo ebook | July 11, 2016

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This book explores the morality of compromising. The author argues that peace and public justification are values that provide moral reasons to make compromises in politics, including compromises that establish unjust laws or institutions. He explains how it is possible to have moral reasons to agree to moral compromises and he debates our moral duties and obligations in making such compromises. The book also contains discussions of the sources of the value of public justification, the relation between peace and justice, the nature of modus vivendi arrangements and the connections between compromise, liberal institutions and legitimacy. In exploring the morality of compromising, the book thus provides some outlines for a map of political morality beyond justice.

Title:Compromise, Peace and Public Justification: Political Morality Beyond JusticeFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:July 11, 2016Publisher:Springer International PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3319288776

ISBN - 13:9783319288772

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