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Based on Rawls' Theory of Justice as Fairness, complete the

Based on Rawls' Theory of Justice as Fairness, complete the following:
Summarize the concept of the "original position."
Summarize the concept of the "veil of ignorance."
Apply both concepts to an issue in today's society that you feel is important.

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Summarize the concept of the "original position."

The original position was based on principles of justice from what he believed was a veil of ignorance. Rawls thought that people have an innate ability to put blinders on, or hide behind a veil of ignorance, which leads them to not see justice for what it really should be. This veil clouds the judgment of people, and leads them to make decisions that are not based on the principles that he advocates. One of the main facets of the original position (and one that continues ...

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Based on Rawls' Theory of Justice as Fairness, complete the following:
Summarize the concept of the "original position."
Summarize the concept of the "veil of ignorance."
Apply both concepts to an issue in today's society that you feel is important.

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