The Individual and the Political Order: An Introduction to Social and Political Philosophy

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22
Carl Cohen, "The Justification of Democracy," Monist 55, no. 1 ( 1971): 22.
23
See the discussion of rule utilitarianism, especially that of David Braybrooke, in Chap. 2 of the present work.
24
S. I. Benn and R. S. Peters, The Principles of Political Thought, p. 417.
25
R. H. Tawney, Equality ( New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1931), pp. 224-25, and George Allen and Unwin, Ld., quoted by kind permission of George Allen and Unwin, Ltd., London, © 1964.
26
John Locke, Second Treatise of Government ( 1690), ed. Thomas P. Peardon ( Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1952). chap. 8., sect. 119.
27
See D. A. J. Richard discussion in A Theory of Reasons for Action ( Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1971), pp. 148ff.
28
Rawls, A Theory of Justice, pp. 342-43.
29
Ibid., p. 343.
30
Robert Nozick, Anarchy, State and Utopia ( New York: Basic Books, 1974), p. 95.
31
Rawls, A Theory of Justice, p. 333 ff.

SUGGESTED READINGS

Braybrooke David. Three Tests for Democracy: Personal Rights, Human Welfare, Collective Preference. New York: Random House, 1968.

Cohen Carl. Democracy. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1971.

Flathman Richard E. Political Obligation. New York: Atheneum, 1972.

Levine Andrew. Liberal Democracy: A Critique of Its Theory. New York: Columbia University Press, 1981.

Locke John. Second Treatise of Government. 1690. (Widely available in a variety of editions.)

MacPherson C. D. Democratic Theory: Essays in Retrieval. New York: Oxford University Press, 1973.

Mill John Stuart. Considerations on Representative Government. 1861. (Widely available in a variety of editions.)

Nelson William. On Justifying Democracy. Boston: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1980.

Pennock Roland and Chapman John W., eds. Liberal Democracy Nomos XXV. New York: New York University Press, 1983.

Pennock Roland. Democratic Political Theory. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1979.

Rawls John. A Theory of Justice. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1971. Chapters IV and VI.

Rousseau Jean Jacques. The Social Contract. 1762. (Widely available in a variety of editions.)

Simmons A. John. Moral Principles and Political Obligation. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1979.

Singer Peter. Democracy and Disobedience. New York: Oxford University Press, 1974.

Tussman Joseph. Obligation and the Body Politic. New York: Oxford University Press, 1960.


Articles

Barry Brian. "Is Democracy Special?" Philosophy, Politics and Society, 5th Series, Peter Laslett and James Fishkin, eds. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1979.

Dahl Robert A. "Procedural Democracy." Philosophy, Politics, and Society. 5th Series, Peter Laslett and James Fishkin, eds. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1979.

Fishkin James. "Symposium on the Theory and Practice of Representation." Ethics, Vol. 91, No, 3 ( April 1981). The entire issue is devoted to representation.

Hook Sidney. "The Philosophical Presuppositions of Democracy." Ethics, Vol. 32 ( 1941- 1942), pp. 275-96.

The Monist, Vol. 55, No. 1 ( 1971). Entire issue is devoted to the topic, "Foundations of Democracy."

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Table of contents

  • Title Page i
  • Contents v
  • Preface vii
  • Introduction 1
  • Selected Readings 5
  • One Love It or Leave It? Individual Conscience and Political Authority 7
  • Suggested Readings 26
  • Two Utilitarianism 28
  • Notes 46
  • Notes 47
  • Three Natural Rights: Meaning and Justification 72
  • Notes 74
  • Suggested Readings 75
  • Four Justice 77
  • Suggested Readings 112
  • Five Democracy and Political Obligation 114
  • Suggested Readings 140
  • Six Liberty 141
  • Notes 168
  • Notes 170
  • Seven Law and Order 171
  • Articles 201
  • Eight an Evaluation of Preferential Treatment 202
  • Notes 228
  • Notes 230
  • Nine Ethics and International Affairs 231
  • Notes 257
  • Notes 259
  • Index 260
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