Philosophy and Democracy: An Anthology by Thomas Christiano

By Thomas Christiano

This quantity collects a number of the prime essays in modern democratic thought released some time past thirty years. The anthology provides the paintings of a opt for crew of members (including Peter Singer, Joshua Cohen, Ronald Dworkin, Richard Arneson, and others) and covers many foundational methods defended by means of students from a variety of assorted disciplines. The chapters tackle many matters which are primary to philosophical reflections on democracy, similar to questions bearing on deliberative and fiscal methods, in addition to to such issues as intrinsic equity, the position of equality when it comes to minority teams, and the bounds of democracy. protecting consultant paintings in economics, political technology, felony thought, and philosophy, this complete quantity is fitted to classes in political conception and political philosophy.

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