Confronting injustice moral history and political theory

David Lyons challenges us to confront grave injustices committed in the United States, from the colonists' encroachments on Indian lands to slavery and the legacy of racism. He calls upon legal and political theorists to take these social wrongs seriously in their approaches to moral obligation...

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Main Author: Lyons, David
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2013, 2013
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Summary:David Lyons challenges us to confront grave injustices committed in the United States, from the colonists' encroachments on Indian lands to slavery and the legacy of racism. He calls upon legal and political theorists to take these social wrongs seriously in their approaches to moral obligation under law and the justification of civil disobedience
Physical Description:1 online resource
ISBN:9780191754272