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Title Spheres of global justice. Volume 1, Global challenges to liberal democracy / edited by Jean-Christophe Merle
Published Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2013
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Contents Introduction / Jean-Christophe Merle -- Introduction / Luc Foisneau, Christian Hiebaum, Juan Carlos Velasco -- Political Participation. Global Democracy. Promises and Delusions / Klaus Müller -- Democracy in the Age of Global Markets / Urs Marti -- Bringing Democracy Back In? From Local Politics to Global Politics / Hans Vorländer -- Demarchy: A Dubious Conception of Global Democracy / Christian Hiebaum -- Participation in Public Debate and Ethical Division Within Nations / Emmanuel Picavet -- Deliberative Democracy and the Politics of Difference / Daniel Loewe -- Political Legitimacy of the EU in the Perspective of Citizen Participation and Representation / Herman van Erp -- Global Citizenship? Political Rights Under Imperial Conditions / Massimo La Torre
Minorities. What Is "Political" About Minority Rights? / Luc Foisneau -- Walzer on Community and Emergency: The Question of Minorities / Tom Sorell -- Territoriality and Transnational Citizenship / Oliviero Angeli -- Minority Parties, Parties Not Unlike the Others: The Case of the Democratic Alliance of Hungarians in Romania (DAHR) / Antonela Capelle-Pogăcean -- Minority Rights and Global Justice: A Netherlands Perspective / Piet de Klerk -- Integrating Cultural Concerns in the Interpretation of Traditional Individual Rights: Lessons from the International Human Rights Jurisprudence / Julie Ringelheim -- Intercultural Justice. Cutting Across the Cultural Boundaries of Legal Norms / Francisco Colom González -- Cultural Defense, Hate Crimes and Equality Before the Law / Jean-Christophe Merle -- On the Relation Between Law and Morality in a National and a Global Perspective / Paul Cobben -- Cultural and Minority Rights in European Integration: Promises and Pitfalls / Francis Cheneval, Sonja Dänzer -- The Recognition of New States and the Protection of Minority Rights in Yugoslavia / Richard Caplan -- Cosmopolitan Justice and Minority Rights: The Case of Minority Nations (or Kant Again, but Different) / Ferran Requejo
Migrations. Beyond the Borders. Migration Policies, Justice and Citizenship from a Global Perspective / Juan Carlos Velasco -- Migration and Global Inequalities / Francis Cheneval -- To Each Their Own Place? Immigration, Justice, and Political Reflexivity / Hans Lindahl -- Migration and the Division of Moral Labor / Christian Hiebaum -- The Dilemmas of Control: Rights, Walls and Identities in State Policies to International Migration / Ana María López-Sala -- From Protection of the Migrant to the Rights of the Migrant Person: Free the Migrant from His Legal Exile ... / Sylvie Saroléa -- Immigration and Cultural Justice. A Reflection on Human Rights of "New Minorities" / Eduardo J. Ruiz Vieytez -- Challenging Illegalization: Migrant Struggles, Political Actions and Rancière's Political Philosophy / Noelia González Cámara -- The Democratic Integration of Difference: Reflections on the Paradoxes of the French Republican Model of Citizenship / Matteo Gianni -- Headscarves in School Again: How Republican Is the 2004 Law Banning Ostentatious Religious Signs from Public Schools? / Jean-Fabien Spitz -- Introduction to Social Rights on Global and National Levels / Urs Marti
Global Social Justice. Social and Global Justice / Peter Koller -- Global Social Justice: Whose Justice, Whose Responsibility? / Bernd Ladwig -- Human Capabilities and Global Justice / Ricardo Parellada -- Social Rights in a Global Economy / Urs Marti -- Institutionalization of Social Justice and the Constitutionalization of Socio-economic Equality / Caroline Guibet Lafaye -- Consequentialist and Nonconsequentialist Dimensions in the Ethical Evaluation of Inequality / Emmanuel Picavet -- The Discourse of Justice in Political, Legal and Moral Community / J. Peter Burgess -- Which Identities Are Entitled to Collective Rights? / Paul Cobben -- Are WTO Sanctions Unjust? / Henri Culot -- Global Justice: Imposed and Shared Risks / Véronique Munoz-Dardé
Global Economic Justice. Economic Justice / Paul Cobben -- Positive Rights and Globalization of Duties / Txetxu Ausín -- Global Distributions of World Resources / Caroline Guibet Lafaye -- Perfecting Imperfect Duties via Institutionalization / Markus Stepanians -- Do We Have a Negative Duty Towards the Global Poor? Thomas Pogge on Global Justice / Roland Pierik -- World Poverty and the Duty to Aid / Johan Graafland, Mandy Bosma -- The WHO Policy of Primary Health Care / Caroline Guibet Lafaye -- Dancing with the Devil: A (Limited) Defense of Protectionism / Krista Nadakavukaren Schefer -- Neoliberalism and Authority Relationships / Emmanuel Picavet -- Economic Citizenship Rights as Barriers to Trade? Production-Related Local Justice and Business-Driven Globalisation / Richard Sturn -- Can Multinationals Be Considered Moral Persons? Or: Does Business Ethics Make Any Sense? / Paul Cobben -- Justice of Wages in Germany and Abroad? An Empirical Investigation / Stefan Liebig, Jürgen Schupp, Gert G. Wagner
Intergenerational Justice. Introductory Remark / Jean-Christophe Merle, Jean-Christophe Merle -- Climate Justice: Past Emissions and the Present Allocation of Emission Rights / Lukas Meyer, Dominic Roser -- Sustainable Development as Practical Intragenerational and Intergenerational Justice: Interpretations, Requirements, and Indicators / Paul-Marie Boulanger -- On the Relevancy of the Ecological Footprint for the Study of Intergenerational Justice / Gregory Ponthiere -- Pension Funds, Sovereign-Wealth Funds and Intergenerational Justice / Alexander W. Cappelen, Runa Urheim -- The Polluter Pays? Backward-Looking Principles of Intergenerational Justice and the Environment / Daniel Butt -- Democracy and Future Generations. Should the Unborn Have a Voice? / Ludvig Beckman -- The Preservation of Humankind as an Object of Moral Concern / Herman van Erp
Summary Spheres of Global Justice analyzes six of the most important and controversial spheres of global justice, each concerning a specific global social good. These spheres are democratic participation, migrations, cultural minorities, economic justice, social justice, and intergenerational justice. Together they constitute two constellations dealt with, in this collection of essays by leading scholars, in two different volumes: Global Challenges to Liberal Democracy and Fair Distribution. These essays illustrate each of the spheres, delving into their differences, commonalities, collisions and inte
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Subject Justice.
Globalization -- Social aspects.
Political participation.
Form Electronic book
Author Merle, Jean-Christophe.
ISBN 9400759983 (electronic bk.)
9789400759985 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Global challenges to liberal democracy