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Daan Corver rated it really liked it Jul 12, Sandra rated it really liked it Jan 26, Yet, the exact nature of what it means to be given a reason to feel humiliated, versus being caused to feel humiliated is a bit murky.
Nov 30, Elle rated it liked it. Margalit points out that nations are morally legitimate encompassing groups, while the mafia is not, and therefore a society is decent, even if it gives members of the mafia a reason to feel humiliated.
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Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? I happen to agree with this understanding of the morally legitimate, but it needs to be defended rather than assumed.
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Read more Read less. Margalit sees the fact that a member of a disadvantaged group feels humiliated as a prima facie decnte to think they had a reason to feel humiliated, but it is not clear what would constitute evidence that they did in fact not have a reason to feel humiliated, but were just overtly sensitive to criticism or negative images.
A very interesting work on the notion of the decent society as one with non-humiliating political institutions. English Choose a language for shopping.
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Humiliation is a close second. We should get rid of cruelty first, advocated Judith Shklar.
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Christina rated it it was amazing Mar 09, Jun 04, Graeme rated it really liked it. The decent society is a necessary prelude to a just society according to Margalit, and a decent society is one that does not humiliate those who depend on it. Presumably this is aivshai the mafia is committed to violence, crime and intimidation, whereas nations are not.
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A fascinating and fri The decent society is a necessary prelude to a just society according to Margalit, and a decent society is one that does not humiliate those who depend on it. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Product details Paperback Publisher: Varun rated it really liked it Aug 30, The decent society is an ideal which can be realized even in our children’s lifetime. He argues in a concrete way in the spirit of Judith Shklar and Isaiah Berlin.