Moral and Political Philosophy of John Rawls

John Rawls (1921-2002) was an American philosopher, whose defence of liberalism was responsible for the revitalisation of English-language political philosophy from the late 1960s onwards. His philosophy, presented in A Theory of Justice (1972), draws its inspiration in large part from a renewal of the tradition of liberal social contract theory. Such accounts of political… Read More Moral and Political Philosophy of John Rawls