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Author Name    Lott, Tommy L. (Ed. )

Title   SUBJUGATION AND BONDAGE Critical Essays on Slavery and Social Philosophy

Binding   Softcover

Book Condition   Good

Publisher   Lanham, Maryland, U.S.A. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. 1998

ISBN Number    0847687783 / 9780847687787

Seller ID   20648

With the ownership name to titlepage, ink notes, and underlining, of Julius Moravcsik (one of the contributors). Else minor shelfwear. ; Xxii, 351pp. This volume addresses a wide variety of moral concerns regarding slavery as an institutionalized social practice. By considering the slave's critical appropriation of the natural rights doctrine, the ambiguous implications of various notions of consent and liberty are examined. The authors assume that, although slavery is undoubtedly an evil social practice, its moral assessment stands in need of a more nuanced treatment. They address the question of what is wrong with slavery by critically examining, and in some cases endorsing, certain principles derived from communitarianism, paternalism, utilitarianism, and jurisprudence. ; 351 pages; Signed by Contributor

Slavery & Emancipation Social & Cultural

Price = 12.00 USD



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