Religion, respect and Eberle’s agapic pacifist

Philosophy and Social Criticism 38 (3):313-325 (2012)
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Christopher Eberle has developed a powerful critique of justificatory liberalism. According to Eberle, justificatory liberalism’s doctrine of restraint , which requires religious citizens to refrain from publicly advocating for policies that can be supported only by their religious reasons, is illiberal. In this article, I defend justificatory liberalism against Eberle’s critique



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