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Title Rights and the common good : the communitarian perspective / [compiled by] Amitai Etzioni.
Imprint New York, NY : St. Martin's Press, [1995]

Subject Public interest.
Common good.
Social ethics.
Community life.
Human rights.
Alt Name Etzioni, Amitai.
Description x, 293 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 0312102720 (hardcover)
OCLC # 31614187
Table of Contents
 Preface: We, the Communitarians 
 Introduction / Amitai Etzioni1
 The Responsive Communitarian Platform: Rights and Responsibilities11
1Rights in Twentieth Century Constitutions / Mary Ann Glendon27
2Rights and Responsibilities / Dallin H. Oaks37
3The Quest for Self / Robert N. Bellah45
4Communitarianism or Populism? / Christopher Lasch59
5Japan: The Price of Safe Streets / Juan Williams67
6Preventing HIV: Rights, Duties, and Partner Notification / Ronald Bayer, Kathleen E. Toomey75
7Checkpoint at Inkster: Reasonable or Unreasonable? / Roger Conner89
8Free Speech, Equal Rights, and Water Buffaloes: University Regulation of Discriminatory Verbal Harassment / Mary Ellen Gale93
9Pornography: Free Speech versus Civil Rights? / Sharon J. Pressner107
10The Misunderstandings of the "Property Rights" Movement / Donovan D. Rypkema113
11In Defense of the Nanny State / Robert E. Goodin123
12The New Paternalism: Earned Welfare / Isabel V. Sawhill131
13A Liberal-Democratic Case for the Two-Parent Family / William A. Galston139
14Moral Guidance for Today's Youth, In School and Out / William Damon151
15Schools to Parents: Keep Out / John Leo163
16Building a Responsive Community / John Gardner167
17Pluralism within Unity: A Communitarian Version of Multiculturalism / Diane Ravitch179
18Mosaic of Hope: Ethnic Identities Clash with Student Idealism at a College / Dennis Farney187
19A Mandate for Liberty: Requiring Education-Based Community Service / Benjamin R. Barber193
20Crossing the Tracks: A Lesson in Public Service / Suzanne Goldsmith203
21Between the State and Market: Voluntarism and the Difference It Makes / Robert Wuthnow209
22The Loss of Public Space / Fred Siegel225
23Community Policing / Brian Forst237
24L.A. Gated Communities National Public Radio243
25This Town Will Die without Our School / Elizabeth Ginsburg251
26Where Necessity Ends for Hospital Care / Lisa Belkin255
27Participation and the Problem of Civic Understanding / Robert Dahl261
28On Restoring the Moral Voice / Amitai Etzioni271
29Communitarian vs. Individualistic Capitalism / Lester Thurow277
30Beyond Left and Right: A New Political Paradigm / David Osborne283
 About the Authors291

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