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Author Miller, Richard W., 1945-

Title Globalizing justice : the ethics of poverty and power / Richard W. Miller

Publ Info Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010
 RWU Main Library  JZ1318 .M555 2010    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  JZ1318 .M555 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 341 pages ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-335) and index
Contents Introduction : international justice and transnational power -- Kindness and its limits -- Compatriots and foreigners -- Globalization moralized -- Global harm and global equity : the case of greenhouse justice -- Modern empire -- Empire and obligation -- Imperial excess -- Quasi-cosmopolitanism -- Global social democracy
Note 'Globalizing Justice' provides philosophical foundations for political responsibility, an agenda of policies for responding to major global problems, and a distinctive appraisal of 'the American empire'. It offers realistic stratefgies for global social movement that helps to move humanity toward global cooperation
LC subject Globalization -- Moral and ethical aspects
Globalization -- Economic aspects
Poverty -- Moral and ethical aspects
Power (Social sciences)
Social ethics
Political ethics
ISBN 9780199581993 (pbk.)
0199581991 (pbk.)
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