The faces of justice a traveller"s report. by Sybille Bedford

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .

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  • Criminal justice, Administration of -- Europe.,
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LC ClassificationsJF701 .B403
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Pagination316 p.
Number of Pages316
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17761970M

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Shklar's book makes a number of important and highly original arguments about the nature of injustice and the political institutions we construct to deal with it The Faces of Injustice is just as valuable for the new questions it forces us to ask ourselves as for the insightful arguments it explicitly presents."—Bernard Yack, Michigan.

Get this from a library. The two faces of justice. [Jiwei Ci] -- Justice is a human virtue that is at once unconditional and conditional. Under favorable circumstances, we can be motivated to act justly by the belief that we must live up to what justice requires.

The Faces of Injustice book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. How can we distinguish between injustice and misfortune.

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Iris Marion Young (2 January – 1 August ) was an American political theorist and socialist feminist focused on the nature of justice and social difference. She served as Professor of Political Science at the University of Chicago and was affiliated with the Center for Gender Studies and the Human Rights program there.

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