Deborah Hellman has produced one of the most thoughtful and engaging works on equality I know, beautifully written and meticulously argued
Only 1 left in stock (more on the way). Deborah Hellman has produced one of the most thoughtful and engaging works on equality I know, beautifully written and meticulously argued. Louis Michael Seidman, Professor of Constitutional Law, Georgetown University. In a thoughtful analysis, Hellman argues that discrimination is a demeaning speech-act, and is wrongful on these grounds rather than in virtue of its motivation or effects.
In this boldly conceived book, Deborah Hellman develops a much-needed general theory of discrimination. Hellman argues that, in the end, distinguishing among people on the basis of traits is wrong when it demeans any of the people affected. She deftly explores the question of how we determine what is in fact demeaning.
In When is Discrimination Wrong? Deborah Hellman has taken on the important and difficult task of trying to establish logically consistent . Read Hellman's book as a very competent spur to thinking through for yourself the issues involved in appropriate and inappropriate discrimination.
In When is Discrimination Wrong? Deborah Hellman has taken on the important and difficult task of trying to establish logically consistent rules for determining just where in that fuzzy territory the line between legitimate and illegitimate discrimination should be drawn. Hellman's writing is clear and engaging, her examples relevant to the daily lives of many. There'll probably be a fly in the ointment of the thesis you come up with too, but the process of thinking it all through can only be good for us all.
When is Discrimination Wrong? Deborah Hellman, University of Maryland School of Law. Document Type Book. When is Discrimination Wrong? (2008). This paper has been withdrawn.
Equal Protection in the Key of Respect, 123 YALE L. J. 3036 (2014) (symposium issue). Defining Corruption and Constitutionalizing Democracy, 111 MICH.
When Is Discrimination Wrong. This article addresses the question whether recent state legislation that forbids discrimination on the basis of genetic information by health insurers or employers is warranted. Critics of thes. More). Introduction: The Discrimination Puzzle Part I: When is Discrimination Wrong? The Basic Idea Demeaning and Wrongful Discrimination Interpretation and Disagreement Part II: Considerin.
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Город: Charlottesville, VAПодписчиков: 711О себе: Law Professor at aw, writing on discrimination and the relationship between money and rights. When is Discrimination Wrong? (HUP).