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Egalitarianism and Global Justice

From a Relational Perspective

  • Kevin K. W. Ip

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Kevin K. W. Ip
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  3. Kevin K. W. Ip
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  4. Kevin K. W. Ip
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  5. Kevin K. W. Ip
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  6. Kevin K. W. Ip
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  7. Back Matter
    Pages 199-233

About this book

Introduction

In this book, Kevin Ip articulates and defends an egalitarian conception of global distributive justice grounded on the value of equality as a normative ideal of how human relations should be conducted. Arguing that relationships of equality, rather than those characterized by domination or exploitation, are a requirement for a just system, Ip spells out the real-world implications of this approach. Ip defends the ideal of equality against the diverse objections which have been brought to bear, and the responsibilities we bear in our aspirations towards global justice.  

Keywords

global distributive justice egalitarianism equality globalization inequality domination

Authors and affiliations

  • Kevin K. W. Ip
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  1. 1.Office of University General EducationThe Chinese University of Hong KongHong KongHong Kong

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