JUSTICE

Definitions

  • Plato and Justice (The Republic)
  • Justice is the legal or philosophical theory by which fairness is administered
  • Its concept is not same for everyone
  • It is also moral rightness
  • According to Plato, justice is an overarching virtue of both individuals and societies
  • It is the moderation or mean between selfishness and selflessness
  • Justice is closely related, in Christianity, to the practice of Charity (virtue) because it regulates the relationships with others
  • Justice is Harmony (Plato)
  • Social justice art, and arts for social justice, encompasses a wide range of visual and performing art that aim to raise critical consciousness, build community, and motivate individuals to promote social change

History

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Pierre Paul Prud’hon) (1758-1823): Justice and Divine Vengeance Pursuing Crime

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Allegory of Peace and Justice

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Tommaso Laureti – Justice of Brutus

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Jürgen Ovens – Justice

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Labor and Social Justice: The Art of Richard V. Correll

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Articles and videos

Social Justice and Art Education

What does it mean to manifest justice?

The true is a moment of the false

Vision and Justice: The art of Citizenship

Art for Justice

A New Exhibition Explores the Politics of Social Justice Art

Jonathan Comerford: Social Justice Art

Visualizing Life: Social Justice in Real Time : A Curated Art Exhibition

Art Culture Social Justice 

 

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