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Political Culture of East Asia

"To generate a more satisfying understanding of East Asia’s mesmerizing landscape and dynamics of political economy, students of political culture have dug deeper into the cultural traditions of this region. The goal is to move beyond existing institutional and structural arguments and to establish richer and culturally embedded explanations. ..." – By Jie Lu

Global (Distributive) Justice

"They would be particularly concerned to find out that these inequalities track gender, race, and social class (as opposed to individuals’ choices, for instance). For most, these inequalities make the societies that allow them unjust. One would think a range of measures ranging from institutional reforms to redistributive transfers would be justified and required. ..." – By Siba Harb

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