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Institutions in Global Distributive Justice

Andras Miklos


The monograph analyses whether social, economic and political institutions affect the justification, the scope and the content of principles of distributive justice. First, it examines whether institutions are necessary for generating requirements of distributive justice, and considers implications for global justice. Second, it develops a novel theory about the role political and economic institutions play in determining the content of requirements of distributive justice, and shows how they can affect the scope of application of these requirements. The book defends a cosmopolitan conception ... More

Keywords: distributive justice, cosmopolitanism, institutions, global justice, egalitarianism, Law of Peoples, Nationalism

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2013 Print ISBN-13: 9780748644711
Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: September 2013 DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748644711.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Andras Miklos, author
University of Rochester