The Least among Us

Frontiers of Justice

Disability, Nationality, Species Membership

Martha C. Nussbaum

Harvard University Press, $35, 464 pp.

The task of the public intellectual is to ensure that important areas of common life (public policy, cultural activities, moral understandings, and so on) live up to the standards thoughtful reflection reveals....

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About the Author

David McCabe teaches philosophy at Colgate University.

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