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Ethical issues & debates

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Ethical issues & debates

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

€ 35.11

Paperback. Series: Sexual Cultures. Num Pages: 320 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JFFK; JFMP; JFMX; JHBK5. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 20. Weight in Grams: 499.
Publisher
New York University Press United States
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781479827466
ISBN
9781479827466

€ 30.99
€ 27.89

Paperback. In an era marked by atrocities perpetrated on a grand scale, the tragedy of the comfort women - mostly Korean women forced into prostitution by Japanese army - endures as one of the darkest events of World War II. This study reveals that the forces of Japanese colonialism and Korean patriarchy together determined the fate of Korean comfort women. Series: Worlds of Desire: The Chicago Series on Sexuality, Gender & Culture. Num Pages: 304 pages, 16 halftones, 4 maps, 1 line drawing, 2 tables. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; 1FPK; 3JJH; HBTB; JFMX; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 155 x 229 x 21. Weight in Grams: 530.
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226767772
ISBN
9780226767772

€ 36.99
€ 35.43

Hardcover. Focussing on China's stem cell research, this book investigates how, over the last decade, Chinese scientists, ethicists and policy-makers have developed a cosmopolitan sensibility in comprehending and responding to ethical and regulatory concerns. Num Pages: 232 pages, 2 black & white tables, 2 figures. BIC Classification: 1FPC; JFFS; JFMG; MFCC; PDR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 217 x 148 x 18. Weight in Grams: 384.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
232
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2012th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230302594
ISBN
9780230302594

€ 43.99
€ 8.31

Bestselling author and Editor of THE BOOK OF VIRTUES and conservative thinker William J. Bennett attacks the complacency with which we have accepted the corrupt and corrupting arguments offered in defense of the Clinton administration Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; HBJK; JFM; JPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 19. Weight in Grams: 700. Fine in fine dustwrapper
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publication date
1998
SKU
KRA0010525
ISBN
9780684813721

€ 10.00

Paperback. Henry Spencer Ashbee (1834-1900) was a prosperous and respectable Victorian gentleman. But he was a gentleman with a secret. Within the well-appointed chambers of Gray's Inn, Ashbee concealed an astonishingly vast collection of erotica and pornography, thousands of volumes strong. Num Pages: 304 pages, illustrations facsimiles, map, portraits. BIC Classification: BGH; JFMP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 124 x 21. Weight in Grams: 240. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0000798
ISBN
9780571209040

€ 4.64

Paperback. Num Pages: 320 pages, 18 black and white artworks. BIC Classification: JFCV; JFM; WBTB; WSXH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Natural History
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472933102
ISBN
9781472933102

€ 10.99
€ 10.83

Paperback. This volume considers the various individual, cultural and institutional influences that have an impact on journalistic ethics today. Editor(s): Wyatt, Wendy N. Series: Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: JFM; KNTJ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 215 x 137 x 23. Weight in Grams: 396.
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780766744
ISBN
9781780766744

€ 27.60

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
€ 28.92

Hardcover. Issues surrounding organ transplantation are hotly and publicly debated: for it raises unique ethical questions regarding the rights and responsibilities of donors. Leading moral philosopher Janet Radcliffe Richards provides a sharp analysis, dissecting the commonly raised arguments concerning organ procurement from the living and the dead. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: JFMG; MNQ; PSAD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 163 x 28. Weight in Grams: 490.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199575558
ISBN
9780199575558

€ 21.99
€ 17.26

Paperback. Gives us an account of the fundamental unit of heredity - and a vision of both humanity's past and future. In this book, the story begins in an obscure Augustinian abbey in Moravia in 1856 where a monk stumbles on the idea of a "Unit of heredity". It intersects with Darwin's theory of evolution, and collides with the horrors of Nazi eugenics. Num Pages: 608 pages. BIC Classification: JFMG; PDR; PDX; PDZ; PSAK; TCBG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 32. Weight in Grams: 452.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Vintage
Condition
New
SKU
9780099584575
ISBN
9780099584575

€ 13.99
€ 10.59

Paperback. Num Pages: 256 pages, 20 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: JFFJ; JFFK; JFM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 136 x 14. Weight in Grams: 178.
Publisher
Peter Owen Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Translation
Condition
New
SKU
V9780720617924
ISBN
9780720617924

€ 14.99
€ 12.28

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

€ 16.06

Paperback. Examines how prostitution and other aspects of the sex industry have moved from being small-scale, clandestine, and socially despised practices to become very profitable legitimate market sectors that are being legalised and decriminalised by governments. Series: RIPE Series in Global Political Economy. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: JFMX; JFSJ1; KCP; KNS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 199 x 130 x 16. Weight in Grams: 298.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
264
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415412339
ISBN
9780415412339

€ 46.18

Paperback.
Publisher
Fiell Publishing Limited
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906863050
ISBN
9781906863050

€ 11.99
€ 9.77

Hardcover. A fantastically readable biography of a 19th-century Parisian courtesan who harbours an incredible secret Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 3JH; BGH; HBJD; HBLL; JFMX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 171 x 35. Weight in Grams: 640.
Publisher
Icon Books Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848319264
ISBN
9781848319264

€ 26.99
€ 17.92

Hardcover. A new collection from one of the greatest intellects of our generation. Including a highly topical and fiercely argued defence of the NHS. 'Raymond Tallis is one of the very few contemporary thinkers whom I would unequivocally call a genius' - Stuart Kelly, Scotland on Sunday. BIC Classification: 1DBK; DNF; HPCF; HPJ; JFM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 126 x 195 x 19. Weight in Grams: 264.
Publisher
Notting Hill Editions
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781910749142
ISBN
9781910749142

€ 19.99
€ 16.98

Hardcover. Examines the nexus between the illegal narcotics enterprise as a social phenomenon and political economy, exploring the regional and global contexts of the political economy of illegal narcotics operations in the Caribbean. It also looks at the consequences, and preventative measures being taken. Series: International Political Economy Series. Num Pages: 304 pages, tables, graph and map. BIC Classification: 1KJ; JFM; JKVM; KCP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 215 x 139 x 17. Weight in Grams: 380.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
304
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2000
Edition
2000th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333710722
ISBN
9780333710722

€ 70.17
€ 12.53

Paperback. This book examines the historical development of global ethics in practice since WWII, looking at its philosophical and historical significance, and the contemporary challenges it faces. Num Pages: 322 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; JFM. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
322
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474407052
ISBN
9781474407052

€ 30.57

Paperback. The Proactionary Imperative debates the concept of transforming human nature, including such thorny topics as humanity's privilege as a species, our capacity to 'play God', the idea that we might treat our genes as a capital investment, eugenics and what it might mean to be 'human' in the context of risky scientific and technological interventions. Num Pages: 162 pages, biography. BIC Classification: HPQ; JFM; PDA; PSAD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 158 x 216 x 9. Weight in Grams: 222.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137433091
ISBN
9781137433091

€ 89.22