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Published: 21 December 2018

416 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199832194

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Strategic Justice

Convention and Problems of Balancing Divergent Interests

Peter Vanderschraaf

Oxford Moral Theory

  • Presents a new defense of justice as convention by integrating elements of game theory, as well as insights of past philosophical accounts of convention
  • Addresses the perennial questions 'What precisely is justice?' and 'Why should we do what justice requires?'
  • Presents conventionalist responses that have distinct advantages over the answers of more widely accepted theories of justice

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