Book Review : The Concept of Injustice (Eric Heinze, Routledge, 2013)

Ball, Matthew J. (2013) Book Review : The Concept of Injustice (Eric Heinze, Routledge, 2013). Griffith Law Review, 22(2), pp. 546-547.

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Given the level of debate and theorising in Western thought on the topic of justice, it is curious that the concept of injustice has not attracted the same attention. While many schools of thought have sought to address various injustices, most define injustice solely as the opposite of their vision of a just society – it seems they have not been interested in exploring injustice per se. With this as a starting point, Eric Heinze’s The Concept of Injustice addresses this oversight and, by taking injustice itself as an object of analysis, adds a new dimension to these discussions...

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ID Code: 72608
Item Type: Review
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: injustice, justice, law and literature
ISSN: 1038-3441
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Law not elsewhere classified (180199)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES (220000) > PHILOSOPHY (220300) > Philosophy not elsewhere classified (220399)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Schools > School of Justice
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2013 [please consult the author]
Deposited On: 05 Jun 2014 23:20
Last Modified: 07 Jun 2014 10:02

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