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Class and Conflict in an Industrial Society
Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: Ralf Dahrendorf
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-01-12 - Publisher: Routledge

Originally published in England in 1959, this book evolves a new theory of conflict in industrial society. By way of illustrating and testing this theory, the book provides detailed analyses of various social phenomena. The author carries out a full critique of Marx in the light of history and modern
Affirmative Action and Justice
Language: en
Pages: 373
Authors: Michel Rosenfeld
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991-01-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

A comprehensive discussion of both the interpretive and critical issues central to the question of whether affirmative action programs are constitutional. Michel Rosenfeld presents a new theory that strongly defends the justice of affirmative action from the standpoint of both philosophy and constitutional law.
Justice and Vulnerability in Europe
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Trudie Knijn, Dorota Lepianka
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-27 - Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

Justice and Vulnerability in Europe contributes to the understanding of justice in Europe from both a theoretical and empirical perspective. It shows that Europe is falling short of its ideals and justice-related ambitions by repeatedly failing its most vulnerable populations.
Peacemaking
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: Trudie Knijn, Dorota Lepianka
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-25 - Publisher: BRILL

Peacemaking includes a large array of activities from local to global attempts to attain peace. It includes consideration of international, interstate, and intertribal conflict resolution; communal, personal, and interpersonal social justice; deterrence of the use of nuclear weapons; design of international treaties that prevent war or other forms of international
Justice, Conflict and Wellbeing
Language: en
Pages: 356
Authors: Brian H. Bornstein, Richard L. Wiener
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-12 - Publisher: Springer

Justice, conflict and wellbeing are large topics that occupy researchers from a variety of disciplines, as well as laypeople and policy makers. The three concepts are closely connected: conflict often (though not always) impairs wellbeing, whereas justice often (though not always) enhances it; perceived injustice is a common source of