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Ethical issues & debates

Paperback. "Obscenity" is central to an understanding of medieval culture, and it is here examined in a number of different media. Editor(s): McDonald, Nicola (Lecturer in English and Medieval Studies,, University of York). Num Pages: 224 pages, 21 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 3H; HBTB; JFMP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 236 x 166 x 13. Weight in Grams: 340.
Publisher
York Medieval Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781903153505
ISBN
9781903153505

€ 33.99
€ 28.47

Paperback. Inter-disciplinary in approach. Blends research from embryology, genetics, philosophy, sociology, psychology, and history. Constructs a thorough picture of the procedures emerging from today's reproductive developments. Includes a rigorous ethical argumentation concerning the possible advantages and risks related to the new eugenics. Editor(s): MacKellar, Calum; Bechtel, Christopher. Num Pages: 242 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JFMG; MBDC; MFN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 154 x 16. Weight in Grams: 330.
Publisher
Berghahn Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781785332029
ISBN
9781785332029

€ 31.99
€ 29.27

Paperback. To what extent should we use technological advances to try to make better human beings? Leading philosophers debate the possibility of enhancing human cognition, mood, personality, and physical performance, and controlling aging. Would this take us beyond the bounds of human nature? These are questions that need to be answered now. Editor(s): Savulescu, Julian; Bostrom, Nick. Num Pages: 432 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JFMG; MBDC; PSAD. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 232 x 156 x 24. Weight in Grams: 648.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
432
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199594962
ISBN
9780199594962

€ 39.91

Paperback. Presents a comprehensive overview and discussion of the core ethical dilemmas facing youth workers in their everyday practice. Editor(s): Banks, Sarah. Num Pages: 232 pages, 2 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: JFM; JKSB1; JKSN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 245 x 175 x 13. Weight in Grams: 412.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
232
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415499712
ISBN
9780415499712

€ 44.26

Paperback. Editor(s): Galliot, Dr. Jai; Reed, Warren. Series: Studies in Intelligence. Num Pages: 288 pages, 1 black & white tables. BIC Classification: HPQ; JFM; JPSH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138820395
ISBN
9781138820395

€ 52.98

Paperback. Offering an analysis of how choices are made in the presentation of explicit sex in often very controversial films, such as "Shame", "Baise-Moi", "Antichrist", "Dogtooth" and "Lust, Caution", this title shows how sexual content can aid characterisation, highlight themes, and provide events that serve to develop plot. Editor(s): Coleman, Lindsay. Num Pages: 320 pages, 30 bw integrated. BIC Classification: APF; JFMP; JFSJ; JHBK5. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 158 x 233 x 22. Weight in Grams: 432.
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780766409
ISBN
9781780766409

€ 23.75

Hardcover. Offering an analysis of how choices are made in the presentation of explicit sex in often very controversial films, such as "Shame", "Baise-Moi", "Antichrist", "Dogtooth" and "Lust, Caution", this title shows how sexual content can aid characterisation, highlight themes, and provide events that serve to develop plot. Editor(s): Coleman, Lindsay. Series: International Library of the Moving Image. Num Pages: 320 pages, 30 bw integrated. BIC Classification: APF; JFMP; JFSJ; JHBK5. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
I.B.Tauris
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Sew
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780766393
ISBN
9781780766393

€ 105.92

Paperback. Editor(s): Dragiewicz, Molly. Series: Global Issues in Crime and Justice. Num Pages: 222 pages. BIC Classification: JFMX; JKV; JPV; LNFJ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 156 x 234 x 10. Weight in Grams: 348.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415711104
ISBN
9780415711104

€ 56.72

Paperback. First and only undergraduate textbook that addresses the social and ethical issues associated with a wide array of emerging technologies, including genetic modification, human enhancement, geoengineering, robotics, virtual reality, artificial meat, neurotechnologies, information technologies, nanotechnology, sex selection, and more. Editor(s): Sandler, Ronald L. Num Pages: 598 pages, biography. BIC Classification: HPQ; JFMG. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 243 x 192 x 32. Weight in Grams: 1144.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
600
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230367036
ISBN
9780230367036

€ 52.98

Paperback. A revolution seems to be occurring, not at the margins of society but in the shopping centres & homes of ordinary people. Today we are seeing a mainstreaming of ethical concerns around consumption that reflects an increasing anxiety with & accompanying sense of responsibility for the risks & excesses of contemporary lifestyles. Editor(s): Lewis, Tania; Potter, Emily. Num Pages: 312 pages, 3 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: JFFT; JFM; KNPR; RNU. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 233 x 156 x 17. Weight in Grams: 466.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
312
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415558259
ISBN
9780415558259

€ 56.72

Paperback. A 2010 introduction to the field, with discussions on a range of topics including privacy, ownership and freedom of speech. Editor(s): Floridi, Luciano. Num Pages: 342 pages, 2 b/w illus. 3 tables. BIC Classification: JFMG; UBJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 246 x 175 x 17. Weight in Grams: 638.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
342
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521717724
ISBN
9780521717724

€ 35.54

Paperback. Exploring the history of eugenics in the U.S. Editor(s): Lombardo, Paul A. Series: Bioethics and the Humanities. Num Pages: 268 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JFMA; JHBD; JPQB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 154 x 21. Weight in Grams: 406.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Indiana University Press United States
Number of pages
268
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9780253222695
ISBN
9780253222695

€ 26.99
€ 24.96

Paperback. The Abortion Papers is a unique edited collection that provides key reflections and scholarship on the Irish abortion regime generated in the period between the 1992 X case, the death of Savita Halappanavar in 2012 and the subsequent introduction in 2013 of limited abortion legislation. Editor(s): Qulity, Aideen; Kennedy, Sinead; Conlon, Catherine. BIC Classification: 1DBR; JFMA; VFDW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 136. .
Publisher
Cork University Press Ireland
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782051725
ISBN
9781782051725

€ 21.99
€ 20.28

Hardcover. Masculine Identities and Male Sex Work Between East Java and Bali introduces the reader to the stories of young male sex workers in South Bali. These are accounts of gang warfare, bodies, and violence which speak to the dreams, aspirations, and failures of a generation of young men in contemporary Indonesia. Series: Critical Studies in Gender, Sexuality, and Culture. Num Pages: 207 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1FMN; JFMX; JFSJ2; JFSS; JHMC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 13. Weight in Grams: 390.
Publisher
AIAA
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st ed. 2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137541451
ISBN
9781137541451

€ 87.42
€ 15.69

Paperback. In the late 1970s, the adult film industry began the transition from celluloid to home video. This book traces this change and examines the cultural and legal efforts to regulate, contain, limit, or eradicate pornography. Drawing on a wide variety of materials, it de-centers the film text in favor of industry histories and contexts. Num Pages: 352 pages, 22 b/w. BIC Classification: APFA; JFD; JFMP. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 163 x 26. Weight in Grams: 486.
Publisher
University of California Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520291713
ISBN
9780520291713

€ 33.99
€ 29.63

Paperback. A frank, funny and shocking memoir of one woman's struggle to free her family from debt - by becoming an escort. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: BT; JFMX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 129 x 21. Weight in Grams: 206.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
New Ed
Publisher
Sphere
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
SKU
KLN0017616
ISBN
9780751536980

€ 4.64

Paperback. Clean copy in very good condition.
Condition
Used, Like New
Edition
Reprint
Publisher
Sphere
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
SKU
KNH0012198
ISBN
9780316729765

€ 4.64

Paperback. A frank, funny and shocking memoir of one woman's struggle to free her family from debt - by becoming an escort. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: BT; JFMX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 129 x 21. Weight in Grams: 206.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Sphere
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
New Ed
SKU
KLN0017617
ISBN
9780751536980

€ 4.64

Paperback. "[Appiah's] work reveals the heart and sensitivity of a novelist..Fascinating, erudite and beautifully written."-The New York Times Book Review Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; JFM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 141 x 210 x 17. Weight in Grams: 244.
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Number of pages
264
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393340525
ISBN
9780393340525

€ 16.23

Hardcover. The scholars who contribute to this issue utilize diverse research methods to examine the lived experiences of people engaged in prostitution and the people and institutions that process them. Series: Studies in Law, Politics, and Society. Num Pages: 168 pages. BIC Classification: JFMX; JPV; LAQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 162 x 242 x 15. Weight in Grams: 372.
Publisher
Emerald Group Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781786350404
ISBN
9781786350404

€ 44.99
€ 8.38

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