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Religion in Politics

24 Pages Posted: 1 Feb 2010  

Robert B. Talisse

Vanderbilt University

Date Written: January 31, 2010

Abstract

The author defends a version of justificatory liberalism against a line of criticism developed by Christopher Eberle. Along the way, a conception of respect that liberal citizens owe to each other qua citizens is proposed. According to thins conception, respect requires citizens to both seek and find public justifications for their favored coercive laws.

Keywords: Liberalism, Justificatory Liberalism, Public Reason, Christopher Eberle

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Talisse, Robert B., Religion in Politics (January 31, 2010). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1545563 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1545563

Robert B. Talisse (Contact Author)

Vanderbilt University ( email )

111 Furman Hall
Department of Philosophy
Nashville, TN 37240
United States

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