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By Benjamin Eidelson

ISBN-10: 0198732872

ISBN-13: 9780198732877

every body has the same opinion that discrimination could be a grave ethical flawed. but this consensus mask basic disagreements approximately what makes anything an act of discrimination, in addition to accurately why (and as a result whilst) such acts are flawed. In Discrimination and disregard, Benjamin Eidelson develops illuminating philosophical solutions to those questions. Discrimination is intrinsically flawed, Eidelson argues, while it manifests disrespect for the personhood of
those it disfavours. He bargains an unique account of what such disrespect quantities to, explaining how cognizance to 2 diverse elements of ethical personhood — equality and autonomy — should advisor our judgments approximately wrongful discrimination. even as, in spite of the fact that, Eidelson contends that many kinds of
discrimination are morally impeachable purely as a result of their contingent results. The e-book concludes with a dialogue of the ethical arguments opposed to racial profiling — a tradition that exemplifies how arguable varieties of discrimination could be morally improper with no being intrinsically so.

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