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The Resource If you're an egalitarian, how come you're so rich?, G.A. Cohen, (electronic resource)

If you're an egalitarian, how come you're so rich?, G.A. Cohen, (electronic resource)

Label
If you're an egalitarian, how come you're so rich?
Title
If you're an egalitarian, how come you're so rich?
Statement of responsibility
G.A. Cohen
Title variation
If you are an egalitarian, how come you are so rich?
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book presents G.A. Cohen's Gifford Lectures, delivered at the University of Edinburgh in 1996. Focusing on Marxism and Rawlsian liberalism, Cohen draws a connection between these thought systems and the choices that shape a person's life."--Jacket
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1941-2009
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cohen, G. A.
Dewey number
303.372
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Equality
  • Distributive justice
  • Social justice
  • Communism
  • Liberalism
  • Religion and social problems
Label
If you're an egalitarian, how come you're so rich?, G.A. Cohen, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-226) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Paradoxes of conviction -- Politics and religion in a Montreal Communist Jewish childhood -- The development of Socialism from Utopia to science -- Hegel in Marx : the obstetric motif in the Marxist conception of revolution -- The opium of the people : God in Hegel, Feuerbach, and Marx -- Equality : from fact to norm -- Ways that bad things can be good : a lighter look at the problem of evil -- Justice, incentives, and selfishness -- Where the action is : on the site of the distributive justice -- Political philosophy and personal behavior
Control code
ocn435529823
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Harvard University Press pbk. ed
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 233 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674029668
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)435529823
Label
If you're an egalitarian, how come you're so rich?, G.A. Cohen, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-226) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Paradoxes of conviction -- Politics and religion in a Montreal Communist Jewish childhood -- The development of Socialism from Utopia to science -- Hegel in Marx : the obstetric motif in the Marxist conception of revolution -- The opium of the people : God in Hegel, Feuerbach, and Marx -- Equality : from fact to norm -- Ways that bad things can be good : a lighter look at the problem of evil -- Justice, incentives, and selfishness -- Where the action is : on the site of the distributive justice -- Political philosophy and personal behavior
Control code
ocn435529823
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Harvard University Press pbk. ed
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 233 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674029668
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)435529823

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