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Same-sex marriage: The road to social justice?

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Richardson-Self, LV, Same-sex marriage: The road to social justice?, Australian Review of Public Affairs, (May, 2014) pp. 1-9. ISSN 1832-1526 (2014) [Refereed Article]


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Abstract

The goal of marriage equality should be the social and legal non-discrimination of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people. But how likely is same-sex marriage to lead to social justice? This article argues that, while same-sex marriage is justified, social justice is best served when the normative importance of marriage is undercut.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Research Division:Philosophy and Religious Studies
Research Group:Philosophy
Research Field:Social Philosophy
Objective Division:Cultural Understanding
Objective Group:Religion and Ethics
Objective Field:Social Ethics
Author:Richardson-Self, LV (Dr Louise Richardson-Self)
ID Code:102250
Year Published:2014
Deposited By:Humanities
Deposited On:2015-08-06
Last Modified:2017-10-12
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