David A. Reidy

University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy

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801 McClung Tower

Knoxville, TN 37996

United States

http://web.utk.edu/~philosop

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“  Presently writing, inter alia, an intellectual biography of John Rawls for Polity Press. Working also in democratic theory, philosophy of law, normative international theory, and history of political thought.  ”

Scholarly Papers (39)

1.

Philosophical Foundations of Human Rights

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2016
James Nickel and David A. Reidy
University of Miami - School of Law and University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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human rights, international law, Rawls, liberalism, autonomy

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John Rawls

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2016
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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justice, fairness, rawls, liberalism, egalitarianism, legitimacy, liberty, law of peoples

Rawls, John

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 10 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2019
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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Rawls, justice, liberalism, rights, fairness, social contract

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Review of James Griffin's 'On Human Rights', Oxford UP, 2008

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2012
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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human rights, liberty, autonomy, welfare, international relations, ethics, international law, democracy, justice

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Philosophy and Human Rights: Some Contemporary Perspectives

PHILOSOPHICAL DIMENSIONS OF HUMAN RIGHTS, C. Corredetti, ed., Springer Publishing, 2011
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 Nov 2010
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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human rights, philosophy of international law, rights, universalism, Rawls, Talbott, Griffin

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Rawls's Religion and Justice

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 10 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2009
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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Rawls, Religion, Liberalism, Right, Relations, Institutions, Justice

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An Internationalist Conception of Human Rights

Philosophical Forum, Vol. 36, pp. 367-397
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Feb 2008
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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human rights, Rawls, international relations, legitimacy, global justice, treaty, law of peoples

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Human Rights and Liberal Toleration

Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence, Vol. 23, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2017
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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human rights, liberalism, international relations, justice, Rawls, toleration, humanitarian intervention

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Hate Crimes Laws: Progressive Politics or Balkanization?

CIVIL SOCIETY AND ITS DISCONTENTS, C. Sistare, ed., pp. 258-283, University Press of Kansas, 2004
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2009
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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hate crimes, punishment, oppression, identity politics, group rights

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Nickel and Rawls on Human Rights and Toleration

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 13 Aug 2008
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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human rights, liberalism, toleration, international justice, global justice, rawls, james nickel

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Global Economic Justice: In Defense of Rawls

Journal of Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 21 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2007
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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Rawls, Liberalism, International, Global, Economic, Justice, Trade, Egalitarianism, Cosmopolitanism, Human Rights

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Framing Rawls's Democratic Vision

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 07 May 2015
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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democracy, justice, Rawls, liberalism

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Cosmopolitanism: Liberal and Otherwise

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2012
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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Cosmopolitanism, liberalism, global justice, toleration

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Rawls on International Justice: A Defense

Political Theory, Vol. 32, No. 3, pp. 291-319, 2004
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2017
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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international justice, global justice, Rawls, human rights, toleration

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Review of Talbott's 'Which Rights Should Be Universal?'

Human Rights Review, Winter 2008
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 06 Feb 2008
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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Talbott, Rawls, human rights, universal, international relations, global justice

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The Right and the Good

PHILOSOPHY AND POLITICS: METHODS, TOOLS, TOPICS, Antonella Besussi, ed., Ashgate Publishing, 2011
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 26 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2012
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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right, good, priority of right, teleology, deontology, justice, political philosophy, moral theory

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Introduction to Ashgate Volume on John Rawls

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2008
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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Rawls, liberalism, justice, egalitarianism, rights, liberty, reflective equilibrium

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Three Human Rights Agendas

Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence, Vol. 19, No. 2, 2006
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2017
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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human rights, individualism, democracy, liberalism, collective self-determination

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Reciprocity and Reasonable Disagreement: From Liberal to Democratic Legitimacy

Philosophical Studies, 2006
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 27 Sep 2006
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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legitimacy, Rawls, pluralism, reasonable disagreement, democracy

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From Philosophical Theology to Democratic Theory: Early Postcards from an Intellectual Journey

A Companion to Rawls; Ed. Jon Mandle, David Reidy, 2014
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 24 Feb 2014
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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Rawls, liberalism, justice, democracy, political philosophy, intellectual history

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Liberalism

INTERNATIONAL ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ETHICS, Blackwell Publishing, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2011
Rex Martin and David A. Reidy
University of Kansas and University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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liberalism

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On the Human Right to Democracy: Searching for Sense Without Stilts

Journal of Social Philosophy, v. 43.2, 177-203, 2012.
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2017
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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human rights, democracy, international justice, liberalism, natural duty of justice, international relations, rights

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The Structural Variety of Historical Injustices

Journal of Social Philosophy, Vol. 37, No. 3, pp. 360-376, 2006
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Sep 2006 Last Revised: 03 Mar 2009
David A. Reidy and Jeppe von Platz
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy and University of Tennessee, Knoxville
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reparations, corrective justice, entitlement, desert

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John Rawls: Envisioning Democracy. 1953-58.

Number of pages: 86 Posted: 22 Jul 2019
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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Rawls, liberalism, intellectual history, justice, democracy, American political thought

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Moral Psychology, Stability and the Law of Peoples

Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence, Vol. 30, No. 2, 2017
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2017
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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Rawls, International Justice, Stability, Moral Development, Liberal Toleration

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Human Rights: Institutions and Agendas

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Aug 2008
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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human rights, rawls, liberalism, toleration, justice, cosmopolitanism

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Social Justice, the University, and the Temptation to Mission Creep

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2014
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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social justice, higher education, citizenship, democracy, politics

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Review: Jeffrey Reiman, 'As Free and as Just as Possible: The Theory of Marxian Liberalism'

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 22 Dec 2012
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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Marxism, distributive justice, Rawls, liberalism, difference principle, egalitarianism

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Rawlsian Liberalism as American Progressivism

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Apr 2022 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2022
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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Rawls, Progressivism, Liberalism, Croly, American Political Thought

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Chapter 5, 1950-53; Rawls: A Democratic Vision

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 27 Nov 2018
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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Rawls, Justice, Democracy, Intellectual History, Law, Political Theory

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Rawls, Law-Making and Liberal Democratic Toleration: From 'Theory' to 'Political Liberalism' and 'The Law of Peoples.'

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 May 2020 Last Revised: 21 Aug 2020
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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liberalism, toleration, democracy, Rawls, justice, international relations, jurisprudence

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Chapter 4, 1946-1950, Rawls: A Democratic Vision

Chapter 4, 1946-1950, Rawls: A Democratic Vision, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 11 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2018
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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Rawls, justice, democratic theory, liberalism, history of political thought, law

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On 'Kazanistan'

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2019
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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Interactive Democracy: A Promising Path Forward?

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 18 Jul 2016
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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global justice, human rights, democracy, rule of law

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A Right to Health Care? Participatory Politics, Progressive Policy and the Price of Loose Language

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2017
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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human rights, health care

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Completing Public Political Reason

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2018
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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Liberal Democratic Foreign Policy, International Toleration and Reasonable Hope: Rawl’s the Law of Peoples

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Feb 2020
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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The Nature and Limits of Rawls's International Vision

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Sep 2021 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2022
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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Rawls and American Political Traditions

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Aug 2023 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2023
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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Rawls, American political thought, liberalism, democracy, history of political thought

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Democracy and Human Rights

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 29 Aug 2023 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2024
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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Human rights, democracy, rights, international law, international relations

Other Papers (4)

Total Downloads: 113
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On Neal Leavitt's 'The Foreign Policy of John Rawls and Amartya Sen'

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 03 Mar 2016
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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Rawls, Sen, foreign policy, liberalism, internationalism, human rights

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Book Review: Jeremy Moss, Reassessing Egalitarianism (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014)

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 03 Nov 2015
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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equality, liberalism, egalitarianism, justice

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Critical Notice: Katerina Forrester's 'In the Shadow of Justice: Postwar Liberalism and the Remaking of Political Philosophy.'

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 26 Jun 2020
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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liberalism, justice, Rawls, intellectual history, political philosophy

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A Society of Peoples: The Nature and Limits of Rawls's International Vision

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 18 Feb 2021
David A. Reidy
University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy
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