On Susan Moller Okin’s “Reason and Feeling in Thinking about Justice”*

@article{Jaggar2015OnSM,
  title={On Susan Moller Okin’s “Reason and Feeling in Thinking about Justice”*},
  author={Alison M. Jaggar},
  journal={Ethics},
  year={2015},
  volume={125},
  pages={1127 - 1131}
}
  • Alison M. Jaggar
  • Published 2015
  • Psychology
  • Ethics
  • Okin’s article focuses on the original position, which she considers to be Rawls’s “most important contribution to moral and political theory” ð238Þ. Thinking from the original position is a method of philosophical reasoning intended to explain and justify our sense of justice. Philosophers using the method imagine ourselves among several parties meeting to discuss the fundamental and permanent principles of justice that will regulate our future society. The parties meet behind a “veil of… CONTINUE READING

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