De kosmopolitische traditie : een nobel maar onvolkomen ideaal

Martha Nussbaum (author)

De kosmopolitische traditie : een nobel maar onvolkomen ideaal

Beschouwing op de ontwikkeling van het wereldburgerschap door de eeuwen heen, met een visie voor welke politieke principes gehanteerd moeten worden om de morele rechten van mens en natuur te garanderen.
De kosmopolitische traditie : een nobel maar onvolkomen ideaal
Martha Nussbaum
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The cosmopolitan tradition : a noble but flawed ideal

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About Martha Nussbaum

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Martha Craven Nussbaum (; born May 6, 1947) is an American philosopher and the current Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago, where she is jointly appointed in the law school and the philosophy department. She has a particular interest in ancient Greek and Roman philosophy, political philosophy, existentialism, feminism, and ethics, including animal rights. She also holds associate appointments in classics, divinity, and political science, is a member of the Committee on Southern Asian Studies, and a board member of the Human Rights Program. She previously taught at Harvard and Brown.

Nussbaum is the author of a number of books, including The Fragility of Goodness (1986), Cultivating Humanity: A Classical Defense of Reform in Liberal Education (1997), Sex and Social Justice (1998), Hiding from Humanity: Disgust, Shame, and the Law (2004), Fron…Read more on Wikipedia