Leeds University Library

PIED2602
Justice, Community and Conflict Reading List

Justice, Community and Conflict, 2017/18, Semester 2
Dr Kerri Woods
k.woods@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Week 1: Introduction and Overview

There is no required reading for this week, though you would be well-advised to make a start on the reading for Week 2.

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Week 2: Justice as Fairness

Required Reading:

Rawls, J. 1971. A Theory of Justice . Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press. Chapters 1-3.

Further Reading:

(Please note that the literature on Rawls is vast, below is just a selection. These readings are also relevant to Weeks 3 and 4).

Alejandro, R. 1998. The limits of Rawlsian justice . Baltimore- Johns Hopkins University Press.

Audard, Catherine, 2007, John Rawls (Philosophy Now), McGill-Queens University Press.

Barry, B. 1975. The liberal theory of justice : a critical examination of the principal doctrines in A theory of justice by John Rawls . Oxford- Clarendon Press. Corrected ed.

Barry, B. 1989. Theories of justice . Harvester-Wheatsheaf. Sections 26-28.

Barry, B. 1995.  Justice as impartiality  Oxford: OUP, Chapter 3, §§ 9 – 10

Blocker, H and Smith, E (eds) 1980. John Rawls' theory of social justice : an introduction , Athens- Ohio Press.

Corlett, J A (ed.) 1991.  Equality and liberty : analyzing Rawls and Nozick London: MacMillan.

Daniels, N, ed. 1975. Reading Rawls- Critical Studies on Rawls’ A Theory of Justice . Oxford- Basil Blackwell

Daniels, Norman, 'Reflective Equilibrium', Stanford encyclopedia of philosophy [electronic resource]. (Spring 2011 Edition) , Edward N. Zalta (ed.), http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/reflective-equilibrium/

Dworkin, R. 1975. 'The Original Position', in N. Daniels (ed.),  Reading Rawls: Critical Studies on Rawls' A Theory of Justice.  Stanford: Stanford University Press (Chapter 2, pp. 16-52).

Farrelly, C. 2004. An introduction to contemporary political theory . London- Sage Publications. Chapter 1

Freeman, S, ed. 2003. The Cambridge Companion to Rawls . Cambridge- Cambridge University Press.

Freeman, Samuel. 2007. Justice and the social contract : essays on Rawlsian political philosophy . Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Freeman, Samuel. 2007. Rawls London: Routledge.

Freeman, Samuel, 'Original Position', Stanford encyclopedia of philosophy [electronic resource]. [electronic resource]. (Spring 2009 Edition) , Edward N. Zalta (ed.), http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/original-position/

Honig, Bonnie. 1993. Political theory and the displacement of politics . Cornell University Press.

Kukathas, C, ed. 2003. John Rawls : critical assessments of leading political philosophers . London- Routledge. Vols 1-3.

Kukathas, C and Pettit, P. 1990. Rawls : a theory of justice and its critics . Cambridge- Polity Press.

Kymlicka, W. 2002. Contemporary Political Philosophy- An Introduction . Oxford- Oxford University Press. 2 nd ed. Chapter 3

Lamont, J. ‘Distributive Justice’ Stanford encyclopedia of philosophy [electronic resource]. [electronic resource]. (Spring 2009 Edition) , Edward N. Zalta (ed.), http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/justice-distributive/

Lovett, F., 2011, Rawls's A theory of justice [electronic resource] : a reader's guide , London: Continuum.

Maffettone, S., 2011, Rawls : an introduction , London: Polity.

Mandle, J. 2009 Rawls's A theory of justice : an introduction . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Mason, A. 2010. 'Rawlsian Theory and the Circumstances of Politics', Political theory . . 38/5: 658-83.

Miller, R. 1974. ‘Rawls and Marxism’ , Philosophy & public affairs. , vol. 3, no.2, 167 – 191

Mulhall, S and Swift, A. 1996.  Liberals and Communitarians (2nd Edition) Oxford: Blackwell , Parts 1 & 2

Nozick, R. 1977. Anarchy, state and utopia . New York: Basic Books. pp. 183-231.

Pettit, P. 1980. Judging justice : an introduction to contemporary political philosophy. . London- Routledge and Kegan Paul. Part V

Pogge, T W. 1989. Realizing Rawls . Ithaca- Cornell University Press.

Rawls, J. 1958. ‘Justice as Fairness’  Philosophical review. 67/2: 164-94.

Rawls, J. 1974. ‘Reply to Alexander and Musgrave’, The quarterly journal of economics. , 88/4: 633-55.

Rawls, J. 2001. Justice as fairness : a restatement . Ed. E Kelly. Cambridge Massachusetts- Belknap Press. Parts 1-3

Ramsay, M. 1997. What’s Wrong with Liberalism? London-Leicester University Press, pp 108-16 .

Richardson, H S, ed. 1999. The Philosophy of Rawls . New York- Garland Publishing. Vols 1-3.

Sandel, M. 1984. ‘The Procedural Republic and the Unencumbered Self’, Political theory. 12. 81 – 96. 

Sandel, M J. 1998. Liberalism and the limits of justice . Cambridge- Cambridge University Press. 2 nd ed.

Thomas, G. 2000.  Introduction to political philosophy London: Duckworth, pp. 183 – 220

Titelbaum, M. 2008. 'What Would a Rawlsian Ethos of Justice Look Like? ' Philosophy & public affairs. ., 36/3: 289-322.

Wenar, Leif, 'John Rawls', Stanford encyclopedia of philosophy [electronic resource]. [electronic resource]. (Fall 2008 Edition) , Edward N. Zalta (ed.), http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/rawls/

Wolf, J 1996. An Introduction to Political Philosophy , Oxford- Oxford University Press.

Wolff, R P. 1977. Understanding Rawls- A Reconstruction and Critique of A Theory of Justice . Princeton- Princeton University Press

 

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Week 3: Justice and Gender

Required Reading:

Okin, Susan Moller, Justice, gender, and the family , (New York: Basic Books, 1989), 'Justice as Fairness: For Whom? ' Ch. 5: 89‐109.

Okin, Susan Moller, ‘'Forty acres and a mule' for women: Rawls and feminism’,  Politics, Philosophy & Economics  , 06/2005, Volume 4, Issue 2.

Further Reading

Baehr, Amy R. (ed.) (2004).  Varieties of feminist liberalism  . Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield. Esp. ch. By Cudd.

Baehr, Amy R., "Liberal Feminism",  Stanford encyclopedia of philosophy [electronic resource].  (Winter 2013 Edition), Edward N. Zalta (ed.).

Chambers, C., “Gender” in C. McKinnon (ed.),  Issues in political theory  (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008), 265-288.

Chambers, C.,  Sex, culture and justice : the limits of choice  (University Park, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2008).

Cohen, Joshua, “Okin on Justice, Gender and the Family,”  Canadian journal of philosophy.  , 22.2 (1992), 263‐86

Kymlicka, Will, “Rethinking the Family” (A review of Okin’s Justice, Gender and the Family),  Philosophy & public affairs.  , 20.1 (1991), 77‐97.

Mansbridge, Jane (1997). ‘Should Blacks Represent Blacks and Women Represent Women? A Contingent “Yes”.’  The Journal of politics.  61: 628–657.

Mansbridge, Jane (2005) ‘Combating the Dangers of Essentialism’, Politics and gender , 1 (4), 622 638.

Munoz-Dardé, V., “Is the family to be abolished then? ”,  Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society.  , 72 (1998), 37-55.

Neufeld, Blain (2009). ‘Coercion, the Basic Structure, and the Family.’  Journal of social philosophy.  40: 37–54.

Nussbaum, Martha (1999).  Sex and social justice  New York: Oxford.

Nussbaum, M. "Rawls and Feminism" in S. Freeman (ed.),  The Cambridge Companion to Rawls  (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002), 488-520.

Okin, "Political Liberalism, Justice and Gender",  Ethics.  105 (1994), 23-43

Okin, S. M. ‘Justice and Gender’,  Philosophy & public affairs  16 (1987),pp. 42-72.

Rawls, J., “The Idea of Public Reason Revisited”, in  The Law of Peoples  (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press,1999).

Robeyns, Ingrid, “When Will Society Be Gender Just? ” in Jude Browne, (ed.),  The future of gender  , (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007), pp. 54‐74

Satz, Debra and Rob Reich,  Toward a humanist justice : the political philosophy of Susan Moller Okin  (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009), Introduction by Satz and Reich, plus Chapters by Nancy Rosenblum, Joshua Cohen, David Miller and Mary Lyndon Shanley

Squires, J.,  Gender in political theory  (Cambridge: Polity, 1999), chapters 5 and 6, pp. 115-165.

Tessman, Lisa (ed.) (2009)  Feminist ethics and social and political philosophy : theorizing the non-ideal  Springer.

Young, I.M. (1990).  Justice and the politics of difference  . Princeton: Princeton University Press.

Young, Iris (2006). ‘Taking the Basic Structure Seriously.’  Perspectives on politics.  4: 91–97.

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Week 4: Racial Injustice

 

Required Reading:

Mills, C. W. 2009. ‘Rawls on Race/Race in Rawls’, Southern journal of philosophy , 47/1: 161-84.

Shelby, T. 2007. ‘Justice, Deviance, and the Dark Ghetto’, Philosophy & public affairs. , 35/2: 126-60.

 

Further Reading:

Allen, D. 2004. Talking to strangers : anxieties of citizenship since Brown v. Board of Education . Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Anderson, E. 1999. ‘What is the Point of Equality? ’, Ethics. , 109/2: 287-337.

Anderson, E. 2010. The imperative of integration . Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.

Appiah, K and Gutmann, A. 1996. Color conscious : the political morality of race . Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

Boxill, B. 1992. Blacks and social justice , revised edition. Maryland: Rowman and Littlefield.

Lebron, C. 2013. The color of our shame : race and justice in our time . Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Mills, C. W. 1997. The racial contract . New York: Cornell University Press.

Pateman, C. and Mills, C. W. 2007. Contract and domination . Cambridge: Polity.

Schiffrin, S. ‘Race, Labor, and the Fair Equality of Opportunity Principle’, Fordham Law Review , 72/5: 1643-1675.

Shelby, T. ‘Foundations of Black Solidarity: Collective Identity or Common Oppression? ’ Ethics. 112/2: 231-266.

Shelby, T. 2004. ‘Race and Social Justice: Rawlsian Considerations’, Fordham Law Review , 72/5: 1697-1714.

Shelby, T. 2005. We who are dark : the philosophical foundations of Black solidarity . Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

 

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Week 5: Reading week

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Week 6: The Ideal of Community

 

Required Reading:

Young, Iris Marion. 1990/2011. Justice and the politics of difference . Princeton University Press. 'City Life and Difference', Ch 8: 226-256 (2011 edition).

 

Further reading:

 

Appiah et. al., ‘Justice, Governance, Cosmopolitanism and the Politics of Difference’ http://edoc.hu-berlin.de/humboldt-vl/152/all/PDF/152.pdf Essays by Appiah, Benhabib, Fraser, and Young.

Bell, Daniel. 2012. ‘Communitarianism’ Stanford encyclopedia of philosophy [electronic resource]. , available here: http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/communitarianism/

Bell, D., and de-Shalit, A., 2011, The spirit of cities : why the identity of a city matters in a global age , Princeton: Princeton University Press.

Benhabib, S., 1992, Situating the self : gender, community and postmodernism in contemporary ethics , Cambridge: Polity Press.

Caney, S., 1992, ‘Liberalism and Communitarianism: A Misconceived Debate’, Political studies. , (June): 273–90.

Falbo, M. (2008). On Iris Young's Subject of Inclusion: Rethinking Political Inclusion. Philosophy & social criticism. 34 (9):963-986.

Ferguson, Ann, and Mechthild Nagel (eds.), Dancing with Iris : the philosophy of Iris Marion Young , Oxford University Press, 2009,

Fraser, Nancy. (1995). Recognition or Redistribution? A Critical Reading of Iris Young's Justice and the Politics of Difference. The journal of political philosophy. 3 (2):166–180.

Frazer, E., 1999, The Problems of Communitarian Politics , Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Frazer, E., and Lacey, N., 1993, The The politics of community : a feminist critique of the liberal-communitarian debate , Hemel Hempstead: Harvester Wheatsheaf.

Isaac, Jeffrey C. (2007). Iris Young: A Tribute. Constellations. 14 (2):289-291.

Jung, C (2001) ‘The Burden of Culture and the Limits of Liberal Responsibility’, Constellations. , vol. 8, no.2 (June) 219 – 235.

Kymlicka, W (1989) Liberalism, community and culture (Oxford: Clarendon).

Lötter, Hennie. (1999). Rawls, Young, and the Scope of Justice. Theoria. 46 (94):90-107.

Macedo, S., 2000, Diversity and distrust : civic education in a multicultural democracy , Cambridge: Harvard University Press.

Mason, A., 2000, Community, solidarity and belonging : levels of community and their normative significance , Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

McAffee, Noëlle. 2014. ‘Feminist Political Philosophy’, Stanford encyclopedia of philosophy [electronic resource]. , available here: http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/feminism-political/

MacIntyre, A (1985) After virtue : a study in moral theory (2nd Edition) London: Duckworth. Especially Chapters, 1, 15 and 17.

Mulhall, S., and Swift, A., 1996, Liberals and Communitarians , Oxford: Blackwell, 2nd edition.

Sandel, Michael (2nd Edition,1998). Liberalism and the limits of justice . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Sandel, M, Lecture – 12 ‘Debating Same-sex marriage', and 'The good life’. Available to watch online at: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/itunes-u/justice-with-michael-sandel/id379064095?mt=10

Seglow, J (1998) ‘Universals and Particulars’: The Case of Liberal cultural nationalism’, Political studies. , vol.46, no.5 (963 – 977.

Simpson, Lorenzo C. (2000). Communication and the Politics of Difference: Reading Iris Young. Constellations. 7 (3):430-442.

Taylor, C (1989) Sources of the Self: The making of modernity (Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press)

Young, I.M. 1990. Inclusion and Democracy , New York: Oxford University Press.

Young, Iris Marion (January 1989). "Polity and group difference: A critique of the ideal of universal citizenship". Ethics. (University of Chicago Press) 99 (2): 250–274.

Young, Iris (2011). Responsibility for justice . Oxford New York: Oxford University Press.

Young, Iris Marion (2005). On female body experience : "Throwing like a girl" and other essays . Oxford University Press.

 

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Week 7: Multiculturalism and Justice


Required Reading

Kymlicka, W. 1995.  Multicultural Citizenship  . Oxford: Clarendon Press. Ch.5 and ch.6 section 1. - Available as an ebook via the library catalogue. 

 

Further Reading

Barry, B.  Culture and equality : an egalitarian critique of multiculturalism  (Cambridge: Polity, 2001).

Baumeister, A.  Liberalism and the 'politics of difference'  (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2000).

Benhabib, S.  The claims of culture : equality and diversity in the global era  (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2002).

Eisenberg, A. and Spinner-Halev, J.  Minorities within minorities : equality, rights and diversity  (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005).

Kukathas, C. ‘Liberalism and Multiculturalism: The Politics of Indifference’,  Political theory  . 26/5: 686-99 (1998).

Kukathas, C. ‘Are There Any Cultural Rights? ’  Political theory  , 20/1 (1992): 105-139.

Kukathas, C. ‘Multiculturalism as Fairness: Will Kymlicka’s Multicultural Citizenship’,  The journal of political philosophy.  5 (1997): 406-27.

Kukathas, C.  The liberal archipelago : a theory of diversity and freedom  (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003).

Kymlicka, W. (ed.)  The rights of minority cultures  (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995).

Kymlicka, W.  Liberalism, community and culture  (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1989).

Kymlicka, W. ‘Multiculturalism’, in his  Contemporary political philosophy : an introduction  (2nd Edition). (Oxford: OUP, 2001).

Laden, A. and Owen, D. (eds)  Multiculturalism and political theory  (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007).

Levy, J.  The Multiculturalism of Fear  (Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2000)

Modood, T.  Multiculturalism : a civic idea  (Cambridge: Polity, 2007).

Mookherjee, M. ‘Multiculturalism’ in C. McKinnon (ed.)  Issues in political theory  (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008).

Murphy, M.  Multiculturalism : a critical introduction  . (London: Routledge, 2011).

Parekh, B. ‘Equality in a Multiracial Society’ in Franklin, J. (ed.)  Equality  (London: Institute for Public Policy Research, 1997), pp.123-57.

Parekh, B.  Rethinking multiculturalism : cultural diversity and political theory  (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2000).

Phillips, A.  Multiculturalism without culture  (Princeton, Princeton University Press, 2007).

Rorty, A. ‘The Hidden Politics of Cultural Identification’,  Political theory  . 22/1 (2004).

Song, S. 'Multiculturalism',  Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosopy   (2010)

Symposium on Multicultural Citizenship by Will Kymlicka,  Constellations.  4/1 (1997).

Taylor, C. ‘The Politics of Recognition’, in A. Gutmann (ed.),  Multiculturalism : examining the politics of recognition  (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1994).

Tomasi, J. 'Kymlicka, Liberalism and Respect for Cultural Minorities'  Ethics  . 105/3 (1995).

Young, I.M.  Justice and the politics of difference  (Princeton, Princeton University Press, 1990). 

 

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Week 8: Multiculturalism, Feminism, and Minorities within Minorities


Required Reading:

Okin, S. M. 1998. ‘Feminism and Multiculturalism: Some Tensions’ Ethics 108/4: 661-84.

Phillips, Anne. 2005. 'Dilemmas of Gender and Culture: the judge, the democrat and the political activist', in in Eisenberg and Spinner-Halev (eds), Minorities within minorities : equality, rights and diversity (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005), Part II, ch.5, pp.113-135. Available as an e-book through the library website.

 

Further Reading:

Further Reading:

Barry, B. Culture and equality : an egalitarian critique of multiculturalism (Cambridge: Polity, 2001), pp.54-62.

Baumeister, A. Liberalism and the 'politics of difference' (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2000).

Benhabib, S. The claims of culture : equality and diversity in the global era (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2002).

Bhargava, R. (ed.) Secularism and its Critics (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999).

Bowen, J. Why the French don't like headscarves : Islam, the State, and public space (New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 2008).

Daly, E. 'Laicite, gender equality and the politics of non-domination', European Journal of Political Theory 11/3 (2012).

Deveaux, M. 'Conflicting Equalities? Cultural Group Rights and Sex Equality' Political studies. 48/3 (2000).

Deveaux, M. Gender and Justice in Multicultural Liberal States (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006).

Eisenberg, A. and Spinner-Halev, J. Minorities within minorities : equality, rights and diversity (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005).

Gereluk, D. ‘Should Muslim headscarves be banned in French schools? ’,  Theory and research in education.  3/3 (2005): 259-271.

Gereluk, D. Symbolic clothing in schools (London: Continuum, 2008).

Jennings, J. 'Citizenship, Republicanism and Multiculturalism in France' British journal of political science. 30/4 (2000).

Kastoryano, R. ‘French Secularism and Islam: France’s Headscarf Affair’ in T. Modood et al, Multiculturalism, Muslims and citizenship : a European approach (Routledge, 2006).

Kukathas, C. ‘Liberalism and Multiculturalism: The Politics of Indifference’, Political theory . 26/5: 686-99 (1998).

Kukathas, C. ‘Are There Any Cultural Rights? ’ Political theory , 20/1 (1992): 105-139.

Kukathas, C. ‘Multiculturalism as Fairness: Will Kymlicka’s Multicultural Citizenship’, The journal of political philosophy. 5 (1997): 406-27.

Kukathas, C. The liberal archipelago : a theory of diversity and freedom (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003).

Kymlicka, W. (ed.) The rights of minority cultures (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995).

Kymlicka, W. Liberalism, community and culture (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1989).

Kymlicka, W. ‘Multiculturalism’, in his Contemporary political philosophy : an introduction (2nd Edition). (Oxford: OUP, 2001).

Laborde, C. 'Female Autonomy, Education and the Hijab' Critical review of international social and political philosophy. 9/3 (2006)

Laborde, C. ‘Secular Philosophy and Muslim Headscarves in Schools’ The journal of political philosophy. 13/3, 2005.

Laborde, C. Critical republicanism : the Hijab controversy and political philosophy (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008).

Laden, A. and Owen, D. (eds) Multiculturalism and political theory (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007).

Levy, J. The Multiculturalism of Fear (Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2000)

Modood, T. Multiculturalism : a civic idea (Cambridge: Polity, 2007).

Mookherjee, M. ‘Multiculturalism’ in C. McKinnon (ed.) Issues in political theory (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008), pp.234-9.

Mookherjee, M. ‘Multiculturalism’ in C. McKinnon (ed.) Issues in political theory (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008).

Moruzzi, N. C. ‘A Problem with Headscarves: Contemporary Complexities of Political and Social Identity’, Political theory . 22/4 (1994): 653-72.

Murphy, M. Multiculturalism : a critical introduction . (London: Routledge, 2011).

Okin, Susan Moller. Is multiculturalism bad for women? Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press.

Okin, Susan Moller. 2005. 'Multiculturalism and Feminism: No simple question, no simple answers', in Eisenberg and Spinner-Halev (eds), Minorities within minorities : equality, rights and diversity (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005), Part II, ch.3, pp.67-89. Available as an e-book through the library website.

Parekh, B. ‘Equality in a Multiracial Society’ in Franklin, J. (ed.) Equality (London: Institute for Public Policy Research, 1997), pp.123-57.

Parekh, B. Rethinking multiculturalism : cultural diversity and political theory (Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2000).

Phillips, A. Multiculturalism without culture (Princeton, Princeton University Press, 2007).

Rorty, A. ‘The Hidden Politics of Cultural Identification’, Political theory . 22/1 (2004).

Shachar, A. Multicultural jurisdictions: cultural differences and women's rights (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001).

Song, S. Justice, gender, and the politics of multiculturalism (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007).

Song, S. 'Multiculturalism', Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosopy  (2010)

Symposium on Multicultural Citizenship by Will Kymlicka, Constellations. 4/1 (1997).

Taylor, C. ‘The Politics of Recognition’, in A. Gutmann (ed.), Multiculturalism : examining the politics of recognition (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1994).

Tomasi, J. 'Kymlicka, Liberalism and Respect for Cultural Minorities'  Ethics . 105/3 (1995).

Young, I.M. Justice and the politics of difference (Princeton, Princeton University Press, 1990). 

Volpp, L. 'Feminism versus Multiculturalism' Columbia Law Review. 101/5 (2001). 

 

 

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Week 9: Conflict and Toleration


Required Reading:

Mendus, S. 1989. Toleration and the limits of liberalism . Basingstoke: Macmillan, ch. 1 (‘The Concept of Toleration’).

Brown, W. 2006. Regulating aversion : tolerance in the age of identity and empire . Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, ch. 1 (‘Tolerance as a Discourse of Depoliticization’).

 

Further Reading:

Edyvane, D. 2011. ‘Tolerance and Pain’, Critical review of international social and political philosophy. 14/3: 405-19.

Forst, R. 2013. Toleration in conflict : past and present . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Galeotti, A. E. Toleration as recognition . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Horton, J. 1994. ‘Three (Apparent) Paradoxes of Toleration’, Synthesis Philosophica 9/1: 7–20.

Horton, J. 1996. ‘Toleration as a Virtue’, in D. Heyd (ed.), Toleration : an elusive virtue , Princeton: Princeton University Press, 28–43.

Horton, J. 2011. ‘Why the Traditional Conception of Toleration Still Matters’, Critical review of international social and political philosophy. 14/3: 289-305.

Kaplan, B. J. 2007: Divided by Faith. Religious Conflict and the Practice of Toleration in Early Modern Europe , Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

King, P. 2012. Toleration , revised edition. London: Routledge.

McKinnon, C. ‘Democracy, Equality and Toleration’ The journal of ethics. 11/2 (2007).

McKinnon, C. Toleration : a critical introduction (Routledge, 2006).

Moruzzi, N. C. ‘A Response to Galeotti’, Political theory . 22/4 (1994): 678-9.

Newey, G. 2013. Toleration in political conflict . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Nussbaum, M. The new religious intolerance : overcoming the politics of fear in an anxious age (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2012).

Scanlon, T. 1996. ‘The Difficulty of Tolerance’, in D. Heyd (ed.), Toleration : an elusive virtue , Princeton: Princeton University Press, 226-239.

Scheffler, S. 2012. ‘The Good of Toleration’, in his Equality and tradition : questions of value in moral and political theory . Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Williams, B. 1996. ‘Toleration: An Impossible Virtue? ’, in D. Heyd (ed.), Toleration : an elusive virtue . Princeton: Princeton University Press, 18–27.

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Week 10: Pornography


Required Reading:

Brison, Susan J. ‘The Price We Pay? ’, in Andrew Cohen and Christopher Heath Wellman (eds) Contemporary Debates in Applied Ethics .

Corlette, David, and Maree Crabb, 'Aggressive and debasing: the real issues in porn debates', The Conversation, 20 Aug 2013, available here:

http://theconversation.com/aggressive-and-debasing-the-real-issues-in-porn-debates-17169

Further Reading:

Andrew Altman, ‘The Right to Get Turned On’, in Andrew Cohen and Christopher Heath Wellman (eds) Contemporary Debates in Applied Ethics .

Cohen, Joshua ‘ Freedom of Expression Philosophy & public affairs. , 1993, - also in Heyd David (ed), Toleration : an elusive virtue .

Dworkin, Andrea Pornography : men possessing women .

Dworkin, Ronald ‘Is there a Right to Pornography? ’, Oxford Journal of Legal Studies. , 1.2, 1981.

Dworkin, Ronald ‘Women and Pornography’, New York Review of Books. , 21 October 1993.

Eaton, A. W. ‘A Sensible Anti-porn Feminism ’, Ethics. 117.4, 2007.

Feinberg, Joel ‘Profound Offense’, Gerald Dworkin (ed), Mill's "On liberty" : critical essays .

Feinberg, Joel The moral limits of the criminal law .

Finlayson, Lorna 'How to Screw Things with Words', Hypatia. , 2014, 29/4, 774-789.

Harrison, Ross, ‘Tolerating the offensive’, John Horton and Peter Nicholson (eds), Toleration : philosophy and practice .

Hornsby, Jennifer ‘Free and Equal Speech’, Imprints 1.2, 1996.

Jacobson, Daniel ‘Freedom of Speech Acts? A Response to Langton’, Philosophy & public affairs. 24.1, 1995.

Jensen, Robert Getting off : pornography and the end of masculinity .

Langton, Rae ‘ Speech Acts and Unspeakable Acts ’, Philosophy & public affairs. , 1993.

Langton, Rae ‘ Whose Right? Ronald Dworkin, Women, and the Pornographers ’, Philosophy & public affairs. 19.4, 1990.

MacKinnon, Catharine ‘Pornography: An Exchange’ (reply to Dworkin, plus his further reply), New York Review of Books. , March 3 1994.

MacKinnon, Catharine Feminism unmodified : discourses on life and law , chs.12-14.

MacKinnon, Catharine Only words chapters 1-2.

McKinnon, Catriona Toleration : a critical introduction (Routledge, 2006). ch.9.

Mendus, Susan ‘Harm, Offence and Censorship’, John Horton and Susan Mendus (eds) Aspects of toleration .

Mill, J.S. On liberty : with The subjection of women and Chapters on socialism , chapter 2.

Saul, Jennifer, ‘Pornography, Speech Acts and Context’, Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society. 106.2, 2006.

Snyder, Nikko, ‘Strange Bedfellows: Can Feminism and Porn Coexist? ’, Bitch Magazine, 7 April 2008, available on the VLE and here: http://www.alternet.org/sex/81655/? page=entire

and this (also short) piece:

Strossen, Nadine Defending Pornography: Free Speech, Sex, and the Fight for Women’s Rights .

West, Caroline ‘Pornography and Censorship’ Stanford encyclopedia of philosophy [electronic resource]. at http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/pornography-censorship/ (includes a very useful bibliography).

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Week 11: Self-Censorship, Civility and the Cartoons Controversy


Required Reading:

Levey, G. and Modood, T. 2009. ‘The Muhammad Cartoons and Multicultural Democracies’, Ethnicities 9/3: 427-47.

Laegaard, S. 2009. ‘Normative Interpretations of Diversity: The Muhammad Cartoons Controversy and the Importance of Context’, Ethnicities 9/3: 314-333

 

Further Reading:

Cook, P. and Heilmann, C. 2013. ‘Two Types of Self-Censorship: Public and Private’, Political studies. 61/1: 178-196.

Dworkin, R. 2006. ‘The Right to Ridicule’, New York Review of Books. . 53/5.

Edyvane, D. 2015. ‘The Passion for Civility’, Political studies review. [forthcoming].

Feinberg, J. 1988. The moral limits of the criminal law : Volume 2: Offense to Others . New York: Oxford University Press.

Festenstein, M. 2015. ‘Self-Censorship for Democrats’, European Journal of Political Theory [on-line early at: http://ept.sagepub.com/content/early/2015/06/01/1474885115587480.abstract ]

Horton, J. 2011. ‘Self Censorship’, Res publica. 17/1: 91-106.

Jones, P. 1980. ‘Blasphemy, Offensiveness and Law’, British journal of political science. . 10/2: 129-48.

Jones, P. 1993. ‘Respecting Beliefs and Rebuking Rushdie’, in J. Horton (ed.), Liberalism, multiculturalism and toleration . Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Jones, P. 2011. ‘Religious Belief and Freedom of Expression: Is Offensiveness Really the Issue? ’, Res publica. 17/1: 75-90.

Laegaard, S. 2007. ‘The Cartoon Controversy: Offence, Identity, Oppression? ’ Political studies. . 55/3.

Mendus, S. 1993. ‘The Tigers of Wrath and the Horses of Instruction’ in J. Horton (ed.), Liberalism, multiculturalism and toleration . Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Mill, J.S. On liberty. (all editions). [ch. 2]. Also available on-line at: http://www.utilitarianism.com/ol/two.html

Modood, T. et al. 2006. ‘The Danish Cartoon Affair: Free Speech, Racism, Islamism, and Integration’ International migration. . 44/5: 3-62.

Post, R. 2007. ‘Religion and Freedom of Speech: Portraits of Muhammad’, Constellations. 14/1: 72-90.

 

 

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