Understanding Rawls: A Reconstruction and Critique of A Theory of Justice by Robert Paul Wolff
Approx. 60,100 words.
Published on March 2, 2013 by
Society for Philosophy & Culture.
Since its publication in 1971, John Rawls’ A Theory of Justice has been the subject of a lively debate among philosophers, economists, and political scientists. In this book, Robert Paul Wolff provides an interpretation and critique of Rawls’ theory that both clarifies it and reveals its basic flaws.