GRANT, George Parkin.
Title: English-Speaking Justice
Publisher:  University of Notre Dame Press, Notre Dame, IN , 1985, ISBN:0268009147
Seller ID: 86645
GRANT, George Parkin. English-Speaking Justice. Notre Dame, IN : Universityof Notre Dame Press, (1985). Pp [i]-xi,(1),1-104,(4). 8vo, reddish-brown c loth, black lettering to spine. “George Grant's searching exploration of the meaning of justice in a society dominated by technology was first delivered as the Josiah Wood Lectures at Mount Allison University. Grant's magnificent four-part meditation on justice sums up much that is central to his own thought, including a critique of modern liberalism, an analysis of John Rawl's Theory of Justice, and insights into the larger Western philosophicaltraditions.” - from the Anansi edition. George Parkin Grant (1918-1988) wa s a Canadian philosopher, teacher and political commentator, whose popular appeal peaked in the late 1960s and 1970s. He is best known for his nationalism, political conservatism, comments on technology, pacifism, Christian faith, and conservative views regarding abortion and is credited as one of Canada's most original thinkers. Grant was a faculty member at Dalhousie University, Halifax, N.S., twice (1947-1960, 1980-1988). Very good. 30.00