The Structural Variety of Historical Injustices

Journal of Social Philosophy, Vol. 37, No. 3, pp. 360-376, 2006

27 Pages Posted: 24 Sep 2006 Last revised: 3 Mar 2009

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David A. Reidy

University of Tennessee - Department of Philosophy

Jeppe von Platz

University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Abstract

In this paper, the authors consider the ways in which formal structural differences between historical injustices bear on reparations claims made in the name of those injustices.

Keywords: reparations, corrective justice, entitlement, desert

Suggested Citation

Reidy, David A. and von Platz, Jeppe, The Structural Variety of Historical Injustices. Journal of Social Philosophy, Vol. 37, No. 3, pp. 360-376, 2006. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=932097

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Jeppe Von Platz

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