Preface Sanford LevinsonContributors PART I. CONCEPTIONS OF LOYALTY 1. Loyalty and Morality Bernard Gert 2. Loyalty from a Confucian Perspective Kathleen M. Higgins 3. In Place of Loyalty: Friendship and Adversary Politics in Classical GreecePaul WoodruffPART II. LOYALTY AND THE LAW 4. Lawyerly Fidelity Daniel Markovits 5. Lawyerly Fidelity: An Ethical and Empirical Critique Lynn MatherPART III. MILITARY LOYALTY 6. A Fractured Fidelity to Cause Nancy Sherman 7. The Psychology of Just and Unjust Wars: Response to ShermanRyan K. Balotviii 8. For Constitution and Profession: Paradoxes of Military Service in a Liberal DemocracyPaul O. CarresePART IV. PARTISAN LOYALTY 9. The Case for Party Loyalty Russell Muirhead 10. Democracy and the Problem of the Partisan State Yasmin DawoodIndex
Presents diverse perspectives on dilemmas posed by potential conflicts between loyalties to specific institutions or professional roles and more universalistic conceptions of moral duty
Sanford V. Levinson is W. St. John Garwood and W. St. John Garwood, Jr. Regents Chair in Law and Professor of Government at the University of Texas, Austin. He is the author or co-author of many books, including Framed: America's 51 Constitutions and the Crisis of Governance and Our Undemocratic Constitution: Where the Constitution Goes Wrong (And How We the People Can Correct It). Paul Woodruff is former dean of the School of Undergraduate Studies and currently Darrell K. Royal Professor in Ethics and American Society at the University of Texas at Austin. His latest book is The Ajax Dilemma: Justice, Fairness and Rewards. Joel Parker is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Political Science and Geography at the University of Texas at San Antonio.