Journals Higher Education



Published: 25 January 2022

264 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190937881

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Healthy Eating Policy and Political Philosophy

A Public Reason Approach

Anne Barnhill and Matteo Bonotti

  • Provides the first book-length analysis of healthy eating policy in relation to political philosophy and public reason
  • Develops an ethics framework for the assessment of healthy eating efforts that can be used by practitioners and policymakers
  • Analyzes the role of paternalism and anti-paternalism in the justification of healthy eating efforts, proposing a new approach that will be appealing to a diverse public body