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Pages: 270
Authors: Paul Weithman
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This volume brings together ten of Paul Weithman's papers on John Rawls's liberalism and his defense of reasonable political faith.
Post-Islamist Political Theory
Language: en
Pages: 223
Authors: Meysam Badamchi
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-22 - Publisher: Springer

This book deals with the concept of post-Islamism from a mainly philosophical perspective, using political liberalism as elaborated by John Rawls as the key interpretive tool. What distinguishes this book from most scholarship in Iranian studies is that it primarily deals with the projects of Iranian intellectuals from a normative
Extending Political Liberalism
Language: en
Pages: 55
Authors: Martha C. Nussbaum
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-07 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

Widely hailed as one of the most significant works in modern political philosophy, John Rawls's Political Liberalism (1993) defended a powerful vision of society that respects reasonable ways of life, both religious and secular. These core values have never been more critical as anxiety grows over political and religious difference
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Language: en
Pages: 206
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This book contributes to both the internal debate in liberalism and the application of political liberalism to the process of democratization in East Asia. Beyond John Rawls’ original intention to limit the scope of political liberalism to only existing and well-ordered liberal democracies, political liberalism has the potential to inspire
Fighting for Political Freedom
Language: en
Pages: 520
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Categories: Law
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Across the world political liberalism is being fought for, consolidated and defended. That is the case for nations that have never enjoyed a liberal political society, for nations that have advanced towards and then retreated from political liberalism, for nations that have recently shifted from authoritarian to liberal political systems,