The Contract and Domination

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2007-11-12
  • Publisher: Polity

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This new book by Carole Pateman and Charles Mills takes their respective arguments about contract theory, devloped in The Sexual Contract and The Racial Contract, a stage further. It is a one-off opportunity to explore the work of these two theorists in greater depth.

Author Biography

Carole Pateman is Distinguished Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).

Charles W. Mills isJohn Evans Professor of Moral and Intellectual Philosophy at Northwestern University.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. vi
Introductionp. 1
Contract and Social Changep. 10
The Settler Contractp. 35
The Domination Contractp. 79
Contract of Breach: Repairing the Racial Contractp. 106
Race, Sex, and Indifferencep. 134
Intersecting Contractsp. 165
On Critics and Contractp. 200
Reply to Criticsp. 230
Referencesp. 267
Indexp. 296
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