ER22x: JusticeX - Spring 2013 Course Report

Justin Reich, Sergiy O Nesterko, Daniel Thomas Seaton, Tommy Mullaney, Jim Waldo, Isaac Chuang, Andrew Dean Ho
2014 Social Science Research Network  
ER22x:!JusticeX! Course(Report( HarvardX(Working(Paper(#4(-(2013(Spring *( ( ( ( This% course% is% an% introduction% to% moral% and% political% philosophy.% It% explores% classical% and% contemporary% theories% of% justice,% and% applies% these% theories% to% contemporary% legal% and% political% controversies.% Topics% include%affirmative%action,%income%distribution,%same<sex% marriage,% the% role% of% markets,% debates% about% rights% (human% rights% and% property% rights),% arguments% for%
more » ... arguments% for% and% against% equality,% dilemmas% of% loyalty% in% public% and% private% life.% The% course% invites% students% to% subject% their% own%views%on%these%controversies%to%critical%examination.%
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2382248 fatcat:6lgb27cnmbajrg3uctuza7jmmq