Moral Dialogue in the Thought of Amitai Etzioni

  title={Moral Dialogue in the Thought of Amitai Etzioni},
  author={J. Marks},
  journal={The Good Society},
  pages={15 - 18}
  • J. Marks
  • Published 2005
  • Sociology
  • The Good Society
The Responsive Communitarian Platform states that commu nitarians "favor strong democracy." Among the features that dis tinguish new, responsive communities from old, authoritarian communities is the "genuine dialogue" that takes place in them.1 Dialogue is the answer to at least two objections to communitar ianism. First, doesn't communitarianism license the majority to impose its views on minorities? On the contrary, responsive communities are consensual, not majoritarian, and dialogue is the… Expand
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