First Principles & Natural Law Part I

The Foundations of Political Philosophy (part I)
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (4.50 hours)
Product Number: Z05487
Released: Jun 01, 2012
Business Term: Purchase MultiUse
ISBN: #9781464047381
Narrator/s: Hadley Arkes
Please log in to view pricing

Description

In this course of lectures, Professor Hadley Arkes seeks to recall the classic connection between law and morality. Law works by replacing personal choice and private judgment with a public rule enforced on everyone, which raises the question of whether there are in fact rights grounded in the very nature of human beings. Seeking the principles that form the groundwork of moral judgment, Arkes examines cases that take in the most vexing issues of our time: conscientious objection, the justifications for war and interventions abroad, the claims of "privacy," and the problem of abortion.

This title is part of (or scheduled to be part of) the following subscriptions:

RBdigital Unlimited Audio - Pub Library - US Collection
RBdigital Unlimited Audio - Pub Library - Canada Collection
RBdigital Unlimited Audio - Higher Ed - Curriculum - Platinum Collection
RBdigital Unlimited Audio for Higher Education
RBdigital Unlimited Audio - Healthcare - Adult Collection

All formats/editions

CD
x-large
Author(s): Hadley Arkes
Narrator(s): Hadley Arkes
Product Number UC0108
Released: Jun 20, 2012
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781464047022