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The Resource Flourishing lives : exploring natural law liberalism, Gary Chartier

Flourishing lives : exploring natural law liberalism, Gary Chartier

Label
Flourishing lives : exploring natural law liberalism
Title
Flourishing lives
Title remainder
exploring natural law liberalism
Statement of responsibility
Gary Chartier
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "This book elaborates, illuminates, and illustrates a confident and attractive account of social and political liberalism in light of a rich understanding of flourishing and fulfilment rooted in a version of natural law theory. Examining issues in ethics, law, and politics-including consumer responsibility, the assignment of grades by teachers, deception by lawyers, war and empire, and the use of victim-impact statements in parole decisions-Gary Chartier shows how natural law theory can effectively support pluralism, diversity, social equality, integrity, peace, and freedom"--
  • "In a liberal order, people seek to flourish together in diverse ways while respecting everyone's right to be free from manipulation through the use of force or fraud. Thus, markets both are instances of and means of facilitating flourishing. Liberal enthusiasm for markets grows from multiple sources, but it notably embodies an awareness that shared prosperity is self-reinforcing, yielding a "general community of advantage" that creates multiple opportunities for people to realize the various basic goods. But the liberal appreciation for the value of immediate and extended social cooperation is hardly limited to a celebration of the genuinely transformative, emancipatory potential of markets. It extends to the whole range of consensual engagements possible for us as social creatures, both instrumentally valuable and inherently fulfilling"--
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chartier, Gary
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Liberalism
  • Law
  • Natural law
  • Law
  • Liberalism
  • Natural law
Label
Flourishing lives : exploring natural law liberalism, Gary Chartier
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Machine generated contents note: Acknowledgments; About the author; Introduction: Liberals; 1. Boycotts; 2. Lies; 3. Grades; 4. Adversaries; 5. Lawyers; 6. Victims; 7. Believers; 8. Interventions; 9. Anarchists; Conclusion: radicals; Index
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9781108493048
Lccn
2019008052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
System control number
(OCoLC)1083459940
Label
Flourishing lives : exploring natural law liberalism, Gary Chartier
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Machine generated contents note: Acknowledgments; About the author; Introduction: Liberals; 1. Boycotts; 2. Lies; 3. Grades; 4. Adversaries; 5. Lawyers; 6. Victims; 7. Believers; 8. Interventions; 9. Anarchists; Conclusion: radicals; Index
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9781108493048
Lccn
2019008052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
System control number
(OCoLC)1083459940

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