By Guttorm Fløistad
This publication offers surveys of important tendencies in modern philosophy. Contributing authors discover issues in terms of justice together with ordinary rights, equality, freedom, democracy, morality and cultural traditions. Key routine and thinkers are thought of, starting from historical Greek philosophy, Roman and Christian traditions to the improvement of Muslim legislations, Enlightenment views and beyond.
Authors speak about very important works, together with these of Aristotle, Ibn Khaldun, John Locke, Immanuel Kant and Mary Wollstonecraft. Readers also are invited to ascertain Hegel and the root 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 function of legislation. Contributions provided right here speak about strategies together with Sharia legislations, freedom locally and Libertarian Anarchism. Readers could keep on with bills of justice within the Scottish Enlightenment and view equity, social justice and the concept that of injustice.
The surveys offered the following express diversified methods and various interpretations. every one contribution has its personal bibliography.