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Justice, Community and Conflict Reading List

Justice, Community and Conflict, 2019/20, Semester 2
Dr Derek Edyvane
D.J.Edyvane@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.

Cohen, G. A. 2001. If you're an egalitarian, how come you're so rich? ISBN: 0674006933 (pbk); 0674002180 Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, chapters 8 and 9.

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 Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

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 Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva .

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]. (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. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

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 Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

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.

Mills, C. Black rights/white wrongs : the critique of racial liberalism ISBN: 9780190245450 (ebook) : No price. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017.

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

Poama, A. 'Staying in or moving out? Justice and the Abolition of the Dark Ghetto' European Journal of Political Theory ISSN: 1474-8851, on-line first: https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/1474885117730674

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.

Shelby, T. 2016. Dark Ghettos ISBN: 9780674974647 (e-book). Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

 

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Week 5: 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). Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

Further reading:

Appiah et. al., ‘Justice, Governance, Cosmopolitanism and the Politics of Difference’ Essays by Appiah, Benhabib, Fraser, and Young. - Available online: https://web.archive.org/web/20120108000357/http://edoc.hu-berlin.de/humboldt-vl/152/all/PDF/152.pdf

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.

Mason, A., 2003, 'City life and community: complementary or incompatible ideals?', in C. McKinnon and D. Castiglione (eds), The culture of toleration in diverse societies : reasonable tolerance ISBN: 0719062322, Manchester: Manchester 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: http://justiceharvard.org/lecture-23-debating-same-sex-marriage/ | http://justiceharvard.org/lecture-24-the-good-life/

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 6: 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 7: 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 8: Conflict and Toleration

Required Reading:

Mendus, S. 1989. Toleration and the limits of liberalism. Basingstoke: Macmillan, ch. 1 (‘The Concept of Toleration’). Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

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:

Balint, P. 2013. 'Acts of tolerance: A political and descriptive account', European Journal of Political Theory ISSN: 1474-8851 13/3: 264-281.

Balint, P. 2017. Respecting toleration : traditional liberalism and contemporary diversity ISBN: 9780191818516 (ebook) : No price. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Cohen, A. J. 2004. 'What Toleration Is', Ethics. ISSN: 0014-1704 115/1: 68-95.

Cohen, A. J. 2014. Toleration. Cambridge: Polity.

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.

Forst, R. 2014. 'Toleration and Democracy' Journal of social philosophy. ISSN: 0047-2786, 45/1: 65-75.

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

Horton, J. 1994. ‘Three (Apparent) Paradoxes of Toleration’, Synthesis Philosophica 9/1: 7–20. - Available online: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/313881163_Three_Apparent_Paradoxes_of_Toleration

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 9: 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 ExpressionPhilosophy & 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. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

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. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

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. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

MacKinnon, Catharine Only words chapters 1-2. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

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. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

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 10: 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. 2017. ‘The Passion for Civility’, Political studies review. 15/3: 344-354.

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. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

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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