Justice and World Order A Philosophical Inquiry Book uri icon

abstract

  • If the principlesprescribed byatheory are to prevail, thenit must also bereasonable to believe that the social order it prescribesis sustainable. This meansnot only that politicaland social arrangements must be reasonably stable, that it should not be likelythat this new world order will dissolve into war or serious and irresolvable conflicts. It also meansthatit must be reasonable tosuppose that individuals and communities in it will be able and generally motivated to act according to ...

publication date

  • 1992