The common good

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Eschmann, I. Th., O.P., "A Thomistic Glossary on the Principle of the Preeminence of a Common Good", Mediaeval Studies 5, 123-65, 1943.

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Koninck, Charles de, De la primauté du bien commun contre les personalistes, Editions de L'Université Laval, 1943 (trans. by Ralph McInerny as "The Primacy of the Common Good Against the Personalists" in McInerny ed., The Writings of Charles De Koninck vol. 2, University of Notre Dame Press, 2009).

MacIntyre, Alasdair, "Politics, Philosophy and the Common Good", in Kelvin Knight ed., The MacIntyre Reader, Polity Press / University of Notre Dame Press, 1998 (original English text; Italian translation, "Politica, filosofia e bene commune", in Studi Perugini 3, 1997).

Marty, Martin E., The One and the Many: America’s Struggle for the Common Good, Harvard UP, 1997.

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Pakaluk, Michael, "Is the Common Good of Political Society Limited and Instrumental?", Review of Metaphysics 55:1, 57-94, 2001.

Riordan, Patrick, S.J., A Politics of the Common Good, Institute of Public Administration, 1996.

Riordan, Patrick, S.J., A Grammar of The Common Good: How to Make Sense of Globalization, Continuum, 2008.

Schollmeier, Paul, Other Selves: Aristotle on Personal and Political Friendship, State University of New York Press, 1994.

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Vischer, Robert K., Conscience and the Common Good: Reclaiming the Space Between Person and State, Cambridge UP, 2010.

Waldstein, Michael, "The Common Good in St. Thomas and John Paul II", Nova et Vetera English Edition 3:3, 569-78, 2005.


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