When Fair Is Not Just and Just Is Not Fair
By Anthony de Jasay
A common problem in ethical and political discussions is that people often confuse fairness with justice, a related yet distinct concept. To grasp the differences between the two ideas, it is helpful to see how fairness and justice apply to the issue of free trade.
|Other Independent Review articles by Anthony de Jasay|
|Summer 2010||The Maximizing State|
|Winter 2004/05||Liberalism, Loose or Strict|
|Summer 1999||On Treating Like Cases Alike|
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