Rawls’s idea of political liberalism and the ‘animal question’

Andrea Passoni

Abstract


Several decades have elapsed since the ‘animal question’ came to be at the centre of the interests of moral and political philosophy. In order to discuss this issue, in this essay I tackle the problem of political personality in terms of the Rawls’s idea of public reason.

Keywords


Rawls; animals; public reason; political liberalism

Full Text:

PDF


DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13128/Annali_Dip_Filos-9644



Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
 
 
Firenze University Press
Via Cittadella, 7 - 50144 Firenze
Tel. (0039) 055 2757700 Fax (0039) 055 2757712
E-mail: info@fupress.com