Loading data.. Open Bottom Panel. Go to previous Content Download this Content Share this Content Add This Content to Favorites Go to next Content. ← →. 3 (Fall )THE LIBERAL ARCHIPELAGO: A THEORY OF DIVERSITY AND Chandran Kukathas has in this remarkable work made a major. The author argues that the free society should not be seen as a hierarchy of superior and subordinate authorities but an archipelago of competing and.
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History of Western Philosophy. Living in the Crosshairs David S.
It is simply to acknowledge that exit may, indeed, be costly; but the individual may still be free to decide whether or not to bear the cost. Chad Van Schoelandt – – Philosophical Studies 4: Find it on Scholar. Print Save Cite Email Share.
If Aquinas is correct, need respecting liberty of conscience always be right? Kymlicka also emphasizes tolerance of diverse groups, but his allegiance to freedom of conscience is not so absolute as that of Kukathas. Macpherson – – Oup Canada.
Our author risks everything on the overriding importance of freedom to act according to conscience. By autonomy he means “the idea that individuals should be free to assess and potentially revise their existing ends” p.
Kukathas maintains “that lbieral erroneous conscience has binding force. Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. Culture, Gender and Freedom of Expression.
Classical, Early, and Medieval Prose and Writers: Christian Bay – – Inquiry: Freedom and its Conditions: Thus, one does wrong in acting against conscience. What if people reject autonomy as a value? Subscriber Login Email Address. Toleration, Respect and Recognition: Don’t have an account?
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Ebook This title is available as an ebook. An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy 14 Are not they too forced to act contrary to conscience?
People should be free to form and maintain whatever groups they wish, even groups that reject freedom and tolerance. Culture and Cultures in Social and Political Philosophy. Brinton – – European Journal of Political Theory 11 3: He has arrived at a strongly libertarian position, which he defends in an original and insightful way. University Press Scholarship Online. End Matter References Index. The magnitude of the cost does not affect the freedom” p. Classical, Early, and Medieval Plays and Playwrights: Are they really “free” to leave?
The author argues that the free society should not be seen as a hierarchy of superior and subordinate authorities but an archipelago of competing and overlapping jurisdictions. He finds a flaw at the heart of much contemporary political theory, kukarhas views that reflect the influence of John Rawls.
The Liberal Archipelago: A Theory of Diversity and Freedom
Kukathas rejects this view. If the state imposes values by force, then some people will be compelled to act against their consciences. He is not an anarcho-capitalist of the Rothbardian persuasion.
Choose your country or region Close. Ignorance and Moral Obligation Michael J. It contends that a free society is an open society whose fundamental principle is the principle of freedom of association. Flathman – – Routledge. The Mises Review 11, No.