Interactive Justice: A Proceduralist Approach to Value Conflict in Politics

2016.07.11 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Emanuela Ceva, Interactive Justice: A Proceduralist Approach to Value Conflict in Politics, Routledge, 2016, 196pp., $140.00
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2016.07.11 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Emanuela Ceva, Interactive Justice: A Proceduralist Approach to Value Conflict in Politics, Routledge, 2016, 196pp., $140.00 (hbk), ISBN 9781138676466. Reviewed by Sanjay Lal, Clayton State University Today's seemingly intractable value disagreements in liberal society are readily apparent to even the most casual of observers. Emanuela Ceva's book aims to show the serious contributions academic philosophy can make in helping our world deal with the problems brought about by our competing ideas of the good. More specifically, Ceva seeks to contribute to justice-focused academic discussions in political philosophy by drawing attention to "interactive justice" (the absence of which she identifies as a cause of injustice). Accordingly, she emphasizes the procedures by which social institutions should handle value conflicts we must deal with. Doing so, she maintains, "reveals an important sense in which the. . .

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