The Religion & Culture Web Forum
"Capabilities and Disabilities: Justice for Mentally Disabled Citizens"
by Martha Nussbaum (University of Chicago)
This month's commentary is by Martha Nussbaum, Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics in the Law School at the University of Chicago, and is titled "Capabilities and Disabilities: Justice for Mentally Disabled Citizens." It will run through the month of March, after which it will continue to be accessible through the Web Forum archive. We invite you to read Professor Nussbaum's comments, as well as those of her formal respondent, John Deigh, visiting professor of law and philosophy at the University of Texas at Austin.
The discussion for this Web Forum has been archived; read the postings here as a pdf.