"Most of the chapters in this book were presented at a conference on egalitarianism at the University of Copenhagen in 2004"--Pref.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
An introduction to contemporary egalitarianism /Nils Holtug and Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen A foundation for egalitarianism /Thomas Christiano A defence of extreme egalitarianism /Ingmar Persson The insignificance of the distinction between Telic and Deontic egalitarianism /Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen Prioritarianism /Nils Holtug Egalitarianism and the difference between interpersonal and intrapersonal judgments /Dennis McKerlie Who are the least advantaged? /Bertil Tungodden and Peter Vallentyne Feminist distributive justice and the relevance of equal relations /Linda Barclay Of mice and men : equality and animals /Peter Vallentyne Liberty, liability, and contractualism /Andrew Williams Desert and equality /Richard J. Arneson Market failure, common interests, and the titanic puzzle /Jonathan Wolff The 'what' and the 'how' of distributive justice and health /Susan Hurley.