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The veil of ignorance

by Monica Quill

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Chicago (Ill.),
  • Illinois,
  • Chicago
    • Subjects:
    • Mary Teresa, Sister (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
    • Women detectives -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Fiction,
    • Catholics -- Fiction,
    • Nuns -- Fiction,
    • Chicago (Ill.) -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Monica Quill.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3563.A31166 V45 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination200 p. ;
      Number of Pages200
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2040317M
      ISBN 100312023081
      LC Control Number88016886

      The veil of ignorance does exist, and it can and should terrify us. I say it should terrify us because it would simply be irrational to ignore the veil. Even apart from considerations of morality, a rational person cannot ignore the potential perils lying behind : Harold Anthony Lloyd.   An explication of John Rawl's Original Position and the Veil of Ignorance. His argument for how we might create a just society by not allowing the creators to know their demographics while.

      The Veil of Ignorance attempts to create justice by enforcing what amounts to intellectual/cultural segregation. It’s an interesting idea in theory, and it would work (perhaps) if we started from a nation that already had broad cultural equality.   Removing the Veil of Ignorance. Additional Information. In this video blog Amy shares prophetic insights that were given to her concerning life and ministry on the other side of this crisis. Recorded Ma All Video Categories.

      A thick veil of ignorance thus represents the equality of persons purely as moral persons, and not in any other contingent capacity or social role. In this regard the veil interprets the Kantian idea of equality as equal respect for moral persons (cf. CP ). Many criticisms have been leveled against Rawls’s veil of ignorance. He notes that the veil of ignorance itself was not an original construct, but had been introduced into the philosophical lexicon by John Harsanyi 18 years earlier, in , and that Harsanyi's conclusions were "more original". (He offers no amplification of that last point.) .


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