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Ideas of justice and fairness play a big part in our lives - from politics to the workplace to our own lives.  This section explores both concepts.

Justice and fairness

Definition of justice

A definition from Wikipedia.


Justice by Michael Sandel

A brilliant series of videos from Harvard professsor Michael Sandel on the topic of justice - well worth watching.

What is fairness?

A summary from the BBC of the idea of fairness.

Justice versus Fairness

This article explores the nature of justice and fairness and highlights the differences and similarities between the two concepts.

Some key topics within justice

Distributive justice

The link above is a useful overview of the topic. 


Just war

BBC link exploring the idea of a 'just war' and whether such a thing is possible.


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