By Patrick Keeney
Communitarian thinkers have pointed out vital deficiencies in liberal idea, particularly the boundaries of the account of justice given in liberal theories. This ebook makes obvious for the reader the consequences that the liberal account of justice has for our methods of pondering schooling. bringing up the paintings of John Rawls because the valuable expression of up to date liberal concept, Keeney argues that there are particular intractable tensions among the view of the person given in rights-based theories of justice and a undeniable necessary perception of schooling, which within the West has ordinarily been termed a "liberal" or "general" schooling and concludes that beliefs of a liberal schooling are just to be had to a political ethic that's in a position to articulating a public belief of advantage and the good.
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Liberalism, Communitarianism and Education: Reclaiming Liberal Education by Patrick Keeney