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9 Immigration Rights Political Philosophy With Jason Brennan

What are the economic and moral cases for allowing more immigration? Do immigrant workers depress native wages? Do they sully native culture? Commit ...

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Jason Brennan discusses what rights are and contrasts rights-based thinking about ethics with utilitarian thinking. Further Reading Ursula K. Le Guin, The Ones ...

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Jason Brennan considers property rights: what they are, what justifies them, and what sorts of social problems they help avoid. Further Reading J. Bradford ...

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Jason Brennan examines a key question in political philosophy: what, if anything, is the difference between the government and ordinary people? Further ...

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Is democracy a means to an end, or is it valuable in itself? Jason Brennan discusses democracy and voting. Further Reading Jason Brennan, The Ethics of ...

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Jason Brennan gives a sense of the sort of questions examined in the field of political philosophy. Download the .mp3 of this lecture here: http://bit.ly/1mxypW2 ...

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How do we balance the human rights of undocumented people with the rights of the citizens of that country? Some American citizens may feel that the ...

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Roughly 100 years have passed since one-person, one-vote democracies began in various Western countries. In that time have people become better citizens ...

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This lesson is part of an International Human Rights free online course. You may follow it in Udemy http://www.udemy.com/introduction-to-human-rights/ or in our ...

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What does “liberty” mean in a philosophical context? Jason Brennan parses out how the word is used. Further Reading Isaiah Berlin, Liberty: Incorporating Four ...

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What are the limits to the state's right to exclude non-citizens? Professor Michael Blake talks to Global Policy about how ethics and political theory can help us ...

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Brennan explains that the libertarian philosopher Robert Nozick offered important criticisms of pattern-based theories of distributive justice and offered his own ...

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The eminent Harvard political philosopher Michael Sandel is Radio 4's "Public Philosopher." Now, as America prepares for its Presidential elections, he and ...

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Jason Brennan, Ilya Somin, and Melissa Williams joined moderator Christopher Robichaud. The speakers discussed the current issues of democracy and ...

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Jason Brennan explains the political thought of John Rawls, one of the key figures in modern political philosophy. Further Reading John Rawls, A Theory of ...

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Joseph H. Carens is a professor at the Department of Political Science of the University of Toronto, Canada. His research interests are mainly focused on ...

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Bryan Caplan and Christopher Wellman debate immigration. Is there a human right to immigrate to any country in the world? Debate sponsored by IHS, the John ...

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Are sweatshops a least-bad choice for the third world? Is capitalism inherently exploitative of these workers? Brennan applies the foregoing discussion of ...

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Jason Brennan joins us to talk about his new book, Against Democracy. What separates good voters from bad voters? Most Americans believe that democracy is ...

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