Further Reflections on Tolerance and Its Difficulty

24 Pages Posted: 15 Nov 2019

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Thomas Scanlon

Department of Philosophy, Harvard University

Date Written: November 5, 2019

Abstract

Revisits the account of tolerance offered in the author's 1996 paper, "The Difficulty of Tolerance," adding further material on (1) the character of individuals' interest in "what their society is like," (2) the range of individuals to whom tolerance in this sense is owed, and (3) possible implications for immigration policy.

Keywords: tolerance, immigration

Suggested Citation

Scanlon, Thomas, Further Reflections on Tolerance and Its Difficulty (November 5, 2019). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3481231 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3481231

Thomas Scanlon (Contact Author)

Department of Philosophy, Harvard University ( email )

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Harvard University
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United States

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