Natural Law, Liberalism, and Morality: Contemporary Essays by Robert George

Natural Law, Liberalism, and Morality: Contemporary Essays

EditorRobert George

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Natural law, Liberalism and Morality brings together leading defenders of natural law and liberalism for a series of frank and lively exchanges touching upon critical issues of contemporary moral and political theory. The book is an outstanding example of the fruitful engagement of traditionsof thought about fundamental matters of ethics and justice.

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Title:Natural Law, Liberalism, and Morality: Contemporary EssaysFormat:PaperbackDimensions:324 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.75 inPublished:March 1, 2001Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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1. John Finnis: Is Natural Law Theory Compatible with Limited Government?2. Stephen Macedo: Against the Old Sexual Morality of the New natural Law3. Michael P. Zuckert: Is Modern Liberalism Compatible with Limited Government?: The Case of Rawls4. Jeffrey Reiman: John Rawls's New Conception of the Problem of Limited Government: Reply to Michael Zuckert5. Michael J. Sandel: Judgemental Toleration6. Joseph Raz: Liberty and Trust7. Christopher Wolfe: Being Worthy of Trust: A Response to Joseph Raz8. Randy E. barnett: Getting Normative: The Role of Natural Rights in Constitutional Adjudication9. Walter Berns: The Illegitimacy of Appeals to Natural Law in Constitutional Interpretation10. lloyd L. Weinreb: The Moral Point of View11. Daniel N. Robinson: Lloyd Weinreb's Problems with Natural Law12. Michael S. Moore: Good Without God13. J. L. A. Garcia: `Deus sive Natura': Must Natural Lawyers Choose?14. Charles Taliaferro: God's Natural LawsIndex

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`These essays reveal George to be an honourable, passionate, and intelligent defender of a moral and political theory which, both in its foundations and its understanding of law and policy presents liberalism with an oponent it cannot ignore.'MIND 7/1/2000