Ronald Dworkin's scientific contributions

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Politics in America are polarized and trivialized, perhaps as never before. In Congress, the media, and academic debate, opponents from right and left, the Red and the Blue, struggle against one another as if politics were contact sports played to the shouts of cheerleaders. The result, Ronald Dworkin writes, is a deeply depressing political cultur...

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... Hence, it radically counteracts any anti-intercultural politics and policy anchored in human domination, exploitation, neo-colonial tendencies, and indignity of minority or micro-cultures and languages (MARCEL, 2008(MARCEL, [1952; HAGE, 2015). The history of colonization and its politics of language have demonstrated their limitations and consequences upon building relationship of justice and human dignity across cultures and nations (WALZER, 1987;DWORKIN, 2006;FISHMAN, 2006;SANDEL, 2009) Indeed, by adopting a multilingual policy, the CPLP will demonstrate a decolonizing mindset and will adopt a critical radical humanistic paradigm which values human dignity above economic and technological interest (MARCEL, 1967;SMITH, 2009;GALLARDO, 2014). In other words, by validating the indigenous languages in its sociolinguistic landscape, the CPLP will provide evidence of abandoning hegemonic politico-economic and sociocultural policies that reinforces colonial or neo-colonial visions, that is, visions of marginalization and non-recognition of the existence of indigenous cultures and languages and their participative power in the decision-making processes. ...