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Ethics & moral philosophy

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Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback. Offering the most comprehensive book-length study to-date of reparation programmes, this Handbook contains an innovative blend of case-study analysis, thematic papers, and national legislation documents from leading scholars and practitioners. Editor(s): De Greiff, Pablo. Num Pages: 1056 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JPS; JPVH1; LBBR; LBBS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 246 x 171 x 49. Weight in Grams: 1592.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
1056
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199545704
ISBN
9780199545704

€ 116.39

Paperback. Argues that not only our thought is governed by an imperative, as Kant had maintained, but, rather, our sensual, sensing, perceiving, and emotional life is continually regulated by imperatives that come to us from the world around us. Series: Studies in Continental Thought. Num Pages: 248 pages, 23 b&w photos, 3 figures. BIC Classification: HPCF3; HPM; HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 158 x 13. Weight in Grams: 366.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Indiana University Press
Number of pages
246
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253212313
ISBN
9780253212313

€ 20.99
€ 20.27

Hardback. "Denhard presents a sensible organizational framework that includes (a) the individual administrator and the organizational context; (b) the distinction between process and content ethics, and (c) the dichotomy between deotological and teleological moral claims." Choice Series: Contributions in Political Science. Num Pages: 207 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; JPA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 15. Weight in Grams: 417.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1988
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Number of pages
207
Condition
New
SKU
V9780313255175
ISBN
9780313255175

€ 135.64

Paperback. This introduction to professional ethics for social workers recognizes that social work is largely state-sponsored. Traditional values and rules are explained, followed by a concept of social work and its relationship to the state. A new approach to practice ethics is developed. Num Pages: 240 pages, biography. BIC Classification: HPQ; JKSN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 147 x 210 x 13. Weight in Grams: 308.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333719343
ISBN
9780333719343

€ 49.66

Paperback. In this lively and illuminating discussion of his landmark research, esteemed primatologist Frans de Waal argues that human morality is not imposed from above but instead comes from within. Moral behavior does not begin and end with religion but is in fact a product of evolution. Num Pages: 320 pages, 12 illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; PDZ; PSAJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 183 x 211 x 20. Weight in Grams: 264.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393347791
ISBN
9780393347791

€ 18.13

Hardcover. Is socialism desirable? Is it even possible? This book presents a moral case for socialism and argues that the obstacles in its way are exaggerated. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; HPS; JPFF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 161 x 109 x 14. Weight in Grams: 128.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Edition
0th Edition
Number of pages
96
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691143613
ISBN
9780691143613

€ 12.50

Hardcover. This title argues that vengeance has fallen into disrepute without being seriously examined with respect to its real moral value. It investigates the use of vengeance themes in literature and popular culture, from the "Iliad" and "Hamlet" to film Westerns such as Clint Eastwood's "Unforgiven". Num Pages: 272 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 19. Weight in Grams: 558.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
University Press of Kansas
Condition
New
SKU
V9780700610761
ISBN
9780700610761

€ 70.00

Paperback. Translator(s): Pannor, Stefan. Num Pages: 324 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 236 x 178 x 18. Weight in Grams: 642.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH Germany
Number of pages
324
Condition
New
SKU
V9783527707102
ISBN
9783527707102

€ 24.76

Paperback. Loyalty is a highly charged and important issue, often evoking strong feelings and actions. What is loyalty? Is loyalty compatible with impartiality? How do we respond to conflicts of loyalties? In a global era, should we be trying to transcend loyalties to particular political communities? Series: Thinking in Action. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 127 x 197 x 10. Weight in Grams: 154.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415782272
ISBN
9780415782272

€ 30.05

Paperback. Can we reject the literal truth of the Gospels yet still retain a Christian morality? Can we defend any 'moral values' against the constant encroachments of technology? Indeed, are we in danger of losing most of the qualities which make us truly human? This book provides compelling answers to these crucial questions. Num Pages: 544 pages. BIC Classification: HPC; HPJ; HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 33. Weight in Grams: 380.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Vintage Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780099433552
ISBN
9780099433552

€ 7.08

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Schocken Books United States
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9780805211627
ISBN
9780805211627

€ 24.99
€ 19.13

Paperback. Num Pages: 240 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 11. Weight in Grams: 249.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226421049
ISBN
9780226421049

€ 18.68

Paperback. Presents an analysis of the origins of Catholic moral theology in the United States. This title traces the historical development of moral theology which offers a legal model of morality including an emphasis on canon law. Series: Moral Traditions Series. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; HPQ; HRCC7; HRCM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 154 x 16. Weight in Grams: 450.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Georgetown University Press United States
Edition
First Edition
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9780878406357
ISBN
9780878406357

€ 23.99
€ 23.79

Paperback. This work contains Artistotle's views on what makes a good human life. It has served as an influence on the history of ideas and offers insights into the human condition. Series Editor(s): Griffith, Tom. Series: Wordsworth Classics of World Literature. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: HPCA; HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 204 x 128 x 19. Weight in Grams: 214.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Wordsworth Editions
Condition
New
SKU
V9781853264610
ISBN
9781853264610

€ 6.45

Hardcover. Shows that Kant's thought is organized around two central claims: first, that legal institutions are not simply responses to human limitations or circumstances; and second, Kant argues for a distinctive moral principle, which restricts the legitimate use of force to the creation of a system of equal freedom. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; HPS; JPA; LA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 167 x 32. Weight in Grams: 758.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
416
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674035065
ISBN
9780674035065

€ 68.56

Hardcover. Contemporary law and public policy often treat human beings as selfish creatures who respond only to punishments and rewards. Drawing from social psychology, behavioral economics, and evolutionary biology, this title demonstrates how social cues have a powerful role in triggering unselfish behavior. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; JMH; LAQ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 224 x 151 x 24. Weight in Grams: 486.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Princeton University Press United States
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691139951
ISBN
9780691139951

€ 29.99
€ 26.06

Paperback. Over the last decade, Axel Honneth has established himself as one of the leading social and political philosophers in the world today. Rooted in the tradition of critical theory, his writings have been central to the revitalization of critical theory and have become increasingly influential. Num Pages: 296 pages, 0. BIC Classification: HPQ; HPS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 160 x 13. Weight in Grams: 398.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Polity Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
296
Condition
New
SKU
V9780745629063
ISBN
9780745629063

€ 27.65

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Fordham University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
178
Condition
New
SKU
V9780823221721
ISBN
9780823221721

€ 34.99
€ 32.12

Paperback. Examining tragedy as one of the highest forms of human expression for both the ancients and the moderns, this book presents what Greek tragedy and German philosophy reveal about the meaning of art for ethical life. Series: Studies in Continental Thought. Num Pages: 360 pages, 6 b&w photos, 1 bibliog., 1 index. BIC Classification: HPC; HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 243 x 156 x 31. Weight in Grams: 572.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Indiana University Press United States
Number of pages
360
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253214430
ISBN
9780253214430

€ 29.99
€ 26.68

Paperback. "Originally published in French under the title La marque du sacre." Translator(s): DeBevoise, M. Series: Cultural Memory in the Present. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: HPD; HPQ; HRAM2; JP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 160 x 13. Weight in Grams: 328.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Stanford University Press
Number of pages
214
Condition
New
SKU
V9780804776905
ISBN
9780804776905

€ 23.99
€ 22.40

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