Theory of veil of ignorance as well as the original position

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A veil of ignorance as well as the original position is theories established by John harsanyi, later it was appropriated by Steve Rawls in a Concept of Justice. This is an approach to determining the values of a certain problem (For example, slavery) based on the following believed experiment: parties towards the original position understand nothing about their specific abilities, preferences, and position within social order of the society.Veil of ignorance prevents off this information, such that a person does not understand what burdens and advantages of social cooperation may fall to him

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