This collection of essays, based on the Locke Lectures that Nagel delivered at Oxford University in , addresses the conflict between the claims of the group . Derived from Thomas Nagel’s Locke Lectures, Equality and Partiality proposes a nonutopian account of political legitimacy, based on the need to accommodate. PDF | On Jan 1, , Rem B. Edwards and others published Thomas Nagel., Equality and Partiality.
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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Authors Affiliations are at time of print nael. Civil War American History: Arielle Reads rated it really liked it Feb 13, He is well-known for his critique of reductionist accounts of the mind in his essay “What Is it Like to Be a Bat?
Equality in Social and Political Philosophy. What is always charming about Nagel is his clever writing, his intellectual humor and the methodic presentation of all the theoretical aspects of his argument.
John rated it really liked it Jun 02, Thanks for telling us about the problem. Political systems, to be legitimate, must achieve an integration of these two standpoints within the individual.
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Thomas Nagel addresses the conflict between the claims of the group and those of the individual. Adn descending to rhetorical tricks, he conveys a wonderful sense of the urgency of the issues he writes about Alan Thomas – – Res Publica 9 3: What tired me is the repetition of the central arguments in the peripheral chapters. Victor rated it really liked it Jul 24, Human Rights and Global Health: Living in the Crosshairs David S.
Quinesha rated it it was amazing Oct 18, Equality and Partiality Thomas Nagel No preview available – Equality in Law and Philosophy. Political systems, to be legitimate, must achieve an integration of these two standpoints within the individual.
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Steve rated it it was ok Oct partialiry, Without the impersonal standpoint, there would be no morality, only the clash, compromise, and occasional convergence of individual perspectives. This collection of essays, based on the Locke Lectures that Nagel delivered at Oxford University inaddresses the conflict between the claims of the group and those of the individual.
Thomas Nagel – – Oup Usa. Thomas Nagel – – Oxford University Press. Search my Subject Specializations: God, Locke, and Equality: His main areas of philosophical interest are philosophy of mind, political philosophy and ethics.
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nagl Reasonable Partiality Towards Compatriots. Derived from Thomas Nagel’s Locke Lectures, Equality and Partiality proposes a nonutopian account of political legitimacy, based on the need to accommodate both personal and impersonal motives in any credible parttiality theory, and therefore in any political theory with a moral foundation. Cohen guaranteed minimum human ical impartial concern impersonal stand impersonal standpoint impersonal values important impose interests John Rawls justification Kantian Lawrence Sager legitimate liberal liberal democracies limited lives ment moral natural nepotism nomic numbers object one’s personal aims personal and impersonal personal motives point of view policies political institutions political legitimacy political theory position possible present priority problem psychological pursuit question Rawls reasonably reject regard require responsible result role Ronald Dworkin sacrifice Scanlon’s sense sexual social minimum society solution sonal standard strongly egalitarian talent Theory of Justice things tion toleration unanimity universalizability unreasonable utilitarian utopian vidual worse.
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Natel Heidari rated it it was amazing Sep 10, Trivia About Equality and Part But this is something quite common in the political science essays, especially on moral action and the like… For those who have read widely in the recent literature of political philosophy, it is a rare treat.
Mar 28, Kramer Thompson rated it liked it. Within each individual, Nagel believes, there is a division between two standpoints, the personal and the impersonal.
eqaulity Preview — Equality and Partiality by Thomas Nagel. I found it very dense and difficult but extremely rich and interesting, and have tried to reread it every one or two years. Nagel’s style is deceptively simple, masking an unusual depth and complexity of view