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Social Justice

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Encyclopedia of Social Work (20 ed.)

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Current Version:
2008

This entry examines the concept of social justice and its significance as a core value of social work. Diverse conceptualizations

Social Injustice and Moral Exclusion

Social Injustice and Moral Exclusion   Reference library

The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Peace

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Social sciences
Length:
2,756 words

The basic premise of social justice is equality and just desert. Just decisions give rewards and punishments to those who

Social justice

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The Oxford Companion to Australian History

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
History, Regional and National History
Length:
797 words

has always been at the core of Australian political language. Dominated by notions of the ‘fair go’ and equality, social

Social justice

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The Oxford Companion to the High Court of Australia

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2007
Subject:
Law
Length:
2,730 words

in twentieth century Australia had many dimensions. Today, it is associated with equality of opportunity in access to law, education,

Social justice

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Oxford Companion to Australian Politics

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2008
Subject:
Social sciences, Politics
Length:
2,019 words

Social justice is an aspiration that flourished briefly as a formal political objective, and then disappeared from the language of

SOCIAL JUSTICE

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The Oxford Dictionary of the Jewish Religion (2 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2011
Subject:
Religion
Length:
967 words
The concept of social justice is a major component of biblical ethics, in both Mosaic legislation and prophetic pronouncements, and has characterized Jewish thinking through the ages. The ... More

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