Justice

Author: Nicholas Wolterstorff
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691146300
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Not only does this book reflect the clarity and acuity of thought that characterize Wolterstorff's work, it also reflects the humane sensibilities of someone who has thought and felt deeply about these matters for a long time.

Justice In Love

Author: Nicholas Wolterstorff
Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
ISBN: 0802872948
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So what is it to forgive Hubert for the wrong he did to me? The most
philosophically sophisticated and detailed account of forgiveness presently
available is that by Charles L. Griswold in Forgiveness: A Philosophical
Exploration.11 Griswold's account presupposes his insistence that the only
negative. 9. In my Justice: Rights and Wrongs, I argue that one can wrong
someone without being blamable for doing so. 10. Most English translations of
the New Testament have Jesus on the ...

The Universal Declaration Of Human Rights And The Challenge Of Religion

Author: Johannes Morsink
Publisher: University of Missouri Press
ISBN: 0826273610
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Nicholas Wolterstorff, Justice: Rights and Wrongs, 346. 18. John Locke, Second
Treatise of Government, chap. 2, sec. 6, quoted in ibid., 348. 19. Wolterstorff,
Justice: Rights and Wrongs, 352,349. 20. Ibid., 351, 352, 371. 21. Ibid., 390, 391.
22. E/CN.4/SR.13/6. 23. Wolterstorff, Justice: Rights and Wrongs, 334,339,335.
24. Martha C. Nussbaum, Women and Human Development, 77. 25. Wolterstorff,
Justice: Rights and Wrongs, 327. 26. Ibid., 331–32; emphasis in the original. 27.
Ibid.

Agape Justice And Law

Author: Robert F. Cochran, Jr.
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107175283
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Everyone agrees that rape wrongs the victim; she has a right not to be raped.
Rape is a serious infraction of justice. But in what way has the rapist failed to pay
due regard to his victim for her achieved merit? As to autonomy, the rapist has
indeed restricted her autonomy. But I find it grotesque to suggest that what's
wrong about rape is that the victim's autonomy has been restricted. The rapist has
violated her; that's what wrong about it.44 In my book, Justice: Rights and Wrongs
,45 I ...

Justice As A Virtue

Author: Jean Porter
Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
ISBN: 1467446203
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Nicholas Wolterstorff, Justice: Rights and Wrongs (Princeton: Princeton University
Press, 2008), 150. 36. Wolterstorff, Justice: Rights and Wrongs, 151, emphasis in
the original. 37. Wolterstorff, Justice: Rights and Wrongs, 151. 38. Wolterstorff,
Justice: Rights and Wrongs, 179. I do not attempt to address every aspect of
Wolterstorff's critique of eudaimonism, which is closely tied to his distinctive
theory of rights, lifegoods, and worth. The most critical aspect of that critique, from
our ...

Until Justice And Peace Embrace

Author: Nicholas Wolterstorff
Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
ISBN: 9780802819802
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Analyzes the structure of the modern social order and examines the Christian's proper goals of working for peace and justice.

Tensions In Christian Ethics

Author: Malcolm Brown
Publisher: SPCK
ISBN: 0281065616
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Further. reading. The edition of the Journal of Religious Ethics (37.2, May 2009)
from which the essay by Oliver O'Donovan, quoted above, is taken, is given over
almost entirely to a series of articles discussing Nicholas Wolterstorff's Justice:
Rights and Wrongs, and is recommended for anyone wishing to dig deeper into
Wolterstorff's important book. For more of ...

Justice And The Just War Tradition

Author: Christopher J. Eberle
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317297407
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1.4 Justice and Just War Let me conclude this introductory chapter by noting the
heavy intellectual debt I owe to the recent work of Nicholas Wolterstorff. The
conception of the JWT that I develop in the ensuing pages depends throughout
on a conception of justice that Wolterstorff has articulated in detail over the past
decade or so—principally in his Justice: Rights and Wrongs,39 secondarily in his
Justice in Love,40 most recently in his autobiographical Journey toward Justice:
Personal ...

Bible And Justice

Author: Matthew J. M. Coomber
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134939353
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The structure of Justice: Rights and Wrongs is determined by Wolterstorff's
contention that rights language has been wrongly dismissed by the O'Donovans
and MacIntyre on grounds that the notion of inherent rights is the result of the
nominalist philosophical developments which resulted in the sheer assertion of
subjective rights as ends in themselves. Thus the further contention by the O'
Donovans and MacIntyre that inherent human rights are implicated in a perverse
possessive ...