By Guttorm Fløistad
This ebook provides surveys of vital traits in modern philosophy. Contributing authors discover subject matters in terms of justice together with usual rights, equality, freedom, democracy, morality and cultural traditions. Key events and thinkers are thought of, starting from historic Greek philosophy, Roman and Christian traditions to the improvement of Muslim legislations, Enlightenment views and beyond.
Authors talk about very important works, together with these of Aristotle, Ibn Khaldun, John Locke, Immanuel Kant and Mary Wollstonecraft. Readers also are invited to check Hegel and the basis of correct, Karl Marx as a utopian socialist and the works of Paul Ricœur, among the wealth of views awarded during this book.
Through those chapters, readers may be able to discover the connection of the kingdom to justice and think about the rights of the person and the position of legislations. Contributions offered right here talk about suggestions together with Sharia legislations, freedom locally and Libertarian Anarchism. Readers might persist with debts of justice within the Scottish Enlightenment and think about equity, social justice and the idea that of injustice.
The surveys awarded right here exhibit varied methods and various interpretations. each one contribution has its personal bibliography.