By Narveson/Sterba

ISBN-10: 0521883822

ISBN-13: 9780521883825

Are the political beliefs of liberty and equality appropriate? this question is of relevant and carrying on with significance in political philosophy, ethical philosophy, and welfare economics. during this e-book, amazing philosophers take in the talk. Jan Narveson argues political perfect of detrimental liberty is incompatible with any considerable excellent of equality, whereas James P. Sterba argues that Narveson's personal excellent of unfavorable liberty is suitable, and actually results in the necessities of a sizeable excellent of equality. in fact, they can not either be correct. hence, the main points in their arguments concerning the political excellent of unfavourable liberty and its necessities will ensure which ones is true. Engagingly and accessibly written, their debate should be of worth to all who're drawn to the imperative factor of what are the sensible specifications of a political perfect of liberty.

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