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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This book is available as part of Oxford Scholarship Online – view abstracts and keywords at book and chapter level. Thomas Nagel addresses the conflict between the claims of the group and those of the individual.
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Classical, Early, and Medieval Prose and Writers: 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 moral theory, and therefore in any political theory with a moral foundation.
It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. History of Western Philosophy. I found it very dense and difficult but extremely rich and interesting, and have tried to reread it every one or squality years.
End Matter Bibliography Index. What I really distinguish from this book is the chapter about utopia, the arguments about charity and benevolence, the strength of the imagination on the possible future snd Now, this is pagtiality book with a rich political argument. It is because a human being does not occupy only his own point of view that each of us is susceptible to the claims of others through private and public morality.
Nagel points to the problem of balancing equality and partiality as the most important issue with which political theorists are now faced.