Norms of liberty a perfectionist basis for non-perfectionist politics
by
 
Rasmussen, Douglas B., 1948-

Title
Norms of liberty a perfectionist basis for non-perfectionist politics

Author
Rasmussen, Douglas B., 1948-

ISBN
9780271052922

Personal Author
Rasmussen, Douglas B., 1948-

Publication Information
University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, c2005. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2015)

Physical Description
1 online resource (xviii, 358 p. )

Series
UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.

Contents
Liberalism in crisis -- Liberalism and ethics -- Liberalism's past and precedents -- Why individual rights? : rights as metanormative principles -- The natural right to private property -- Individualistic perfectionism -- Defending individualistic perfectionism -- Natural law and the common good -- Self-ownership -- Communitarian and conservative critics -- The structure of the argument for individual rights -- Defending individualistic non-perfectionist politics -- Epilogue : from metanorms to metaphysics.

Subject Term
Political science -- Philosophy.
 
Natural law.
 
Liberalism.
 
Liberty.

Genre
Electronic books.

Added Author
Den Uyl, Douglas J., 1950-

Added Corporate Author
Project Muse.

Electronic Access
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