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  1. Katarúngan: An Account of Justice as a Virtue from a Filipino Perspective

    …ustice and solidarity (pakikipagkápuwâ) on the one hand, and ideas on virtue (de), benevolence (ren) and righteousness (yi) from the Mengzi on the other. Both katarúngan and yi are translated as right, appropriate, or upright, and by extension justice. Comparing these two concepts allow for a new way to understand the difficulties of ordinary folk in thinking in terms of justice because of diffidence or shame….

    2020 Ethics and Development Asia
    16 minutes
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