Argues that justice is an essential part of everyone's life and is our shared responsibility, and discusses examples from daily life
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Robert C. Solomon is Quincy Lee Centennial Professor at the University of Texas at Austin and the author of numerous books on philosophy and business.Review:
Written with eloquence and passionate intelligence . . . [Robert Solomon's] provocative book offers a tool for looking at our actions, our institutions, and the hideously unjust world we inhabit. (Publishers Weekly)
. . . a richly developed account of emotions in general and a keen eye for the finely textured character of the moral life. (Ethics: An International Journal of Social, Political, and Legal Philosophy)
Of all major philosophers, [Robert] Solomon . . . remains the most realistic in offering emotions their central place in how we approach philosophical questions and make sense of the world. . . . In Passion for Justice . . . he offers an American theory of justice―human, clear, shrewd. (The Philadelphia Inquirer)
Here is a beautifully argued book, which describes in eloquent but fully understandable terms a subject of universal importance . . . This is a thought-provoking treatise that never stops to take the easy way out. (Newark Star-Ledger)
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Book Description Addison-Wesley, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110201129663