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Confronting injustice : moral history and political theory, David Lyons

Label
Confronting injustice : moral history and political theory
Title
Confronting injustice
Title remainder
moral history and political theory
Statement of responsibility
David Lyons
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lyons, David
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Race discrimination
  • Social justice
Label
Confronting injustice : moral history and political theory, David Lyons
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [210]-223) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The balance of injustice and the war for independence -- Slavery and the rule of law in early Virginia -- The legal entrenchment of illegality -- Unfinished business : racial junctures in US history and their legacy -- Corrective justice, equal opportunity, and the legacy of slavery and Jim Crow -- Normal law, nearly just societies, and other myths of legal theory -- Moral judgment, historical reality, and civil disobedience -- Political responsibility and resistance to civil government -- Courage and political resistance -- Epilog : from politics to philosophy
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 240 pages
Isbn
9780199662555
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)824657560
Label
Confronting injustice : moral history and political theory, David Lyons
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [210]-223) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The balance of injustice and the war for independence -- Slavery and the rule of law in early Virginia -- The legal entrenchment of illegality -- Unfinished business : racial junctures in US history and their legacy -- Corrective justice, equal opportunity, and the legacy of slavery and Jim Crow -- Normal law, nearly just societies, and other myths of legal theory -- Moral judgment, historical reality, and civil disobedience -- Political responsibility and resistance to civil government -- Courage and political resistance -- Epilog : from politics to philosophy
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 240 pages
Isbn
9780199662555
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)824657560

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