The Resource Tyranny and legitimacy : a critique of political theories, by James S. Fishkin

Tyranny and legitimacy : a critique of political theories, by James S. Fishkin

Label
Tyranny and legitimacy : a critique of political theories
Title
Tyranny and legitimacy
Title remainder
a critique of political theories
Statement of responsibility
by James S. Fishkin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fishkin, James S
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
PerformerNote
ISBN 0-8018-2256-4 Pbk : £2.75
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political ethics
  • Legitimacy of governments
  • Despotism
  • Social choice
  • Morale politique
  • Légitimité des gouvernements
  • Despotisme
  • Choix collectif
  • Despotism
  • Legitimacy of governments
  • Political ethics
  • Social choice
  • Legitimität
  • Politische Theorie
  • Politische Ethik
  • Utilitarismus
  • Entscheidungstheorie
  • Public-Choice-Theorie
Label
Tyranny and legitimacy : a critique of political theories, by James S. Fishkin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Expanded and rev. version of the author's contribution to the fifth volume of Philosophy, politics, and society
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one: a principle of nontyranny -- Introduction -- The problem of tyranny -- The dilemma of real interests -- Life plans and essential interests -- Subsistence needs and life chances -- Causality, risk, and alternative policies -- The critique of ultimate criteria -- Part two: tyranny and alternative principles -- Procedural principles -- Absolute rights theories -- Structural principles -- More on structural principles: the compensation tests and cost-benefit analysis -- Part three: justifying nontyranny -- Fairness and nontyranny -- A critique of the Rawlsian alternative -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 158 pages
Isbn
9780801822063
Lccn
79011177
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)04774916
  • (OCoLC)ocm04774916
Label
Tyranny and legitimacy : a critique of political theories, by James S. Fishkin
Publication
Note
  • Expanded and rev. version of the author's contribution to the fifth volume of Philosophy, politics, and society
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one: a principle of nontyranny -- Introduction -- The problem of tyranny -- The dilemma of real interests -- Life plans and essential interests -- Subsistence needs and life chances -- Causality, risk, and alternative policies -- The critique of ultimate criteria -- Part two: tyranny and alternative principles -- Procedural principles -- Absolute rights theories -- Structural principles -- More on structural principles: the compensation tests and cost-benefit analysis -- Part three: justifying nontyranny -- Fairness and nontyranny -- A critique of the Rawlsian alternative -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 158 pages
Isbn
9780801822063
Lccn
79011177
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)04774916
  • (OCoLC)ocm04774916

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