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By Catherine Audard

John Rawls (1921-2002) is among the such a lot influential thinkers of the 20 th century. modern political philosophy has been reshaped by way of his seminal rules and most present paintings within the self-discipline is a reaction to them. This ebook introduces his important principles and examines their contribution to modern political proposal. within the first a part of the publication Catherine Audard makes a speciality of Rawls' perception of political and social justice and its justification as awarded in his groundbreaking A thought of Justice. This contains sustained exam of Rawls' ethical philosophy and its middle thesis, the primacy of justice, the complicated relation among Rawls' perspectives and utilitarianism, and his most renowned suggestion, the unique place gadget. within the moment half the publication, Audard explores Rawls' more effective issues for balance and political consensus, citizenship and foreign justice, and exhibits the continuity among those issues and his previous paintings. all through, Audard contextualizes Rawls' principles by means of giving a feeling in their old improvement, which underlines the highbrow unity of his concept. The stream among ethics and politics so attribute of Rawls' paintings, and which makes for the richness of his philosophy, is proven to additionally create for it major difficulties. John Rawls combines transparent exposition with insightful research and offers an interpretative and significant framework that would support form ongoing debates surrounding Rawls' paintings.

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Habe er namlich versaumt, einen neuen Termin zu bestimmen, so sei nicht vertagt, und weil er auch nur in einem neuen Termin hatte urteilen 82 Fur litem addicere, wie sich aus dem Zusammenhang ergibt. Unrichtig Metzger 109: "... sunset shall be the latest time for proceeding". 83 Metzger 9 Iff. 86 Gegen den Beifall der Kritik87 halte ich Metzgers Abhandlung jedenfalls in diesem Punkte fur verfehlt. 90 Das ist richtig und besonders deutlich bei Censorinus, dem Grammatiker des 3. Jhs. n. Chr. Nach seiner Darstellung war suprema der letzte Tagesabschnitt vor Sonnenuntergang, glaubten aber auch viele, suprema sei die Tageszeit nach Sonnenuntergang, "quia est in XII tabulis scriptum sic: 'solis occasus suprema tempestas esto'".

87, 88 und 92. Die Regelung der datio intertii in Kap. 90 ist umso auffallender, als fiir die denuntiatio intertii in Kap. 91 auf die ProzeBpraxis in Rom verwiesen wird. Die in ius vocatio etwa oder das vadimonium sind offenbar darum vollig ausgespart, weil sie im Edikt geregelt waren. All das bedarf noch der naheren Untersuchung. G. Wolf, 'lurisdictio' 29-61 m. Lit. G. Wolf, 'lurisdictio' 35ff. m. ; G. Zanon, SDHI 58 (1992), 323 A. 60. G. Wolf, 'Intertium' bei II. und V. 18 JOSEPH GEORG WOLF auf das stadtromische ProzeBrecht verwiesen—auch fiir die did diffissio.

Kap. 90 handelt de intertium dando, von der Erteilung eines Termins fur das Urteilsgericht durch den Magistral. Hier, in Kap. 91, lesen wir in der ersten Version, daB der Klager das ihm erteilte intertium Urteilsrichter und ProzeBgegner in biduo proximo anzeigen muB. Fur diesen Tatbestand sollen dieselben Regeln gelten, die in Rom fur die denuntiatio intertii gelten. Die Mitteilung der naheren Umstande war uberfliissig, wenn auch im stadtromischen ProzeB der Gerichtstag dem Urteilsrichter und dem ProzeBgegner in biduo proximo angezeigt werden muBte.

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