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dc.contributor.author Lal Das, Kanti en
dc.date.accessioned 2017-06-29T23:39:35Z en
dc.date.available 2017-06-29T23:39:35Z en
dc.date.issued 2017-06 en
dc.identifier.citation Lal Das, Kanti. Referential Treatment: A Means of Social Justice. Journal of East-West Thought, 2(7), 49-63. en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10211.3/193680 en
dc.description.abstract The main objective of this paper is to explicate and examine the pros and cons of the most debatable issue known as preferential treatment from the perspective of India. Thosee who oppose preferential treatment would conceive it as 'reverse discrimination' - a form of injustice. Those who support it would conceive it as 'affirmative action' in terms of compensation. In this regard, the views of justice of two great modern thinkers, namely, Rawls and Amartya Sen, have been examined. At the end, this paper favors preferential treatment from the concept of 'justita' of Amarty Sen and in this regard, the character of Arjuna of Gita of Mahabharata has been chosen as a model (representative) of social justice. en
dc.format.extent 15 pgs. en
dc.publisher International Association for East-West Studies (IAES, http://www.iaesonline.org/) en
dc.publisher California State Polytechnic University, Pomona en
dc.rights.uri http://www.cpp.edu/~broncoscholar/rightsreserved.html en
dc.subject philosophy en
dc.subject preferential treatment en
dc.subject injustice en
dc.title Referential Treatment: A Means of Social Justice en
dc.type Article en
dc.date.updated 2017-06-29T23:39:35Z en
dc.rights.license All rights reserved en


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