The Philosopher in the City: The Moral Dimensions of Urban Politics (Paperback)Hadley Arkes (author)
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After reestablishing the connection between morality and the law, the author develops a coherent position on many of the most controversial issues of urban life: the political uses of the streets; verbal assaults and the defamation of racial groups; the legitimate restriction of public speech; segregation, busing, and the use of racial quotas; education, housing, and the problem of the ghetto"; prostitution, gambling, and the "regulation of vices."
Originally published in 1981.
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Publisher: Princeton University Press
Number of pages: 478
Weight: 680 g
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