The quest for an egalitarian metric

Carter, A.B. (2004) The quest for an egalitarian metric. Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy, 7(1), pp. 94-113. (doi:10.1080/1369823042000235994)

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For two decades, egalitarian analytical philosophers have sought to identify the metric to be employed in order to ascertain whether any distribution is equal or not. This essay provides a review of the seminal contributions to this debate by Amartya Sen, Ronald Dworkin, Richard Arneson and G.A. Cohen.

Item Type:Articles
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Carter, Prof Alan
Authors: Carter, A.B.
Subjects:B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)
College/School:College of Arts > School of Humanities > Philosophy
Journal Name:Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy
ISSN (Online):1743-8772
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