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Ethics & moral philosophy

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Ethics & moral philosophy

Mass Market Paperback. Describes Tolstoy's crisis of depression and estrangement from the world. This work describes his search for 'a practical religion not promising future bliss but giving bliss on earth'. Series: Penguin Great Ideas. Num Pages: 112 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 180 x 113 x 8. Weight in Grams: 72.
Publisher
Penguin
Number of pages
112
Publication date
2008
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141036694
ISBN
9780141036694

€ 7.07

Paperback. Brent Adkins traces the history of ethics and morality by examining six thinkers: Aristotle, Spinoza, Kant, Mill, Nietzsche and Levinas. You'll learn what the philosophers actually said about how to live the best kind of life and, more importantly, why. Num Pages: 184 pages, 9 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPC; HPQ; HPS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 219 x 138 x 14. Weight in Grams: 246.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474422789
ISBN
9781474422789

€ 19.99
€ 18.36

Paperback. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; JMAF; LA; MMJT. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415787710
ISBN
9780415787710

€ 40.99
€ 40.59

Hardcover. This book argues that understanding truces is crucial for our ability to wind down wars. We have paid too much attention to the idea of permanent peace, yet few conflicts end in this way. The book describes how truce makers think, which truces can be morally justified and provides a philosophical history of truce making in the Western tradition. Series: Palgrave Studies in Ethics and Public Policy. Num Pages: 136 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 225 x 143 x 14. Weight in Grams: 294.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st ed. 2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137385949
ISBN
9781137385949

€ 90.89

Paperback. A second edition of O'Neill's important account and defence of the Kantian ethical position, featuring a new introduction and bibliography. Num Pages: 297 pages. BIC Classification: HPCD1; HPQ. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 151 x 226 x 17. Weight in Grams: 442.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107675537
ISBN
9781107675537

€ 27.72

Paperback. Series: Bloomsbury Revelations. Num Pages: 360 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 139 x 19. Weight in Grams: 460.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Number of pages
360
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780936253
ISBN
9781780936253

€ 22.88

Paperback. This book is both a critique of the concept of the rights-holding, free, autonomous individual and attendant ideology dominant in the contemporary West, and an account of an alternative view, that of the role-bearing, interrelated responsible person of classical Confucianism, suitably modified for addressing the manifold problems of today. Series: Philosophy and Cultural Identity. Num Pages: 226 pages. BIC Classification: HPDF; HPQ; HPS; HRAB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 286 x 228 x 19. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780739199824
ISBN
9780739199824

€ 39.37

Hardcover. Combining Analytic and Continental approaches, this book provides a detailed analysis of mental ambivalence and its structures, forms and possibilities, in a philosophical context. The author explores ambivalence alongside issues relating to subjectivity, action and judgement, developing new and highly original accounts of these concepts. Num Pages: 296 pages. BIC Classification: HPCF; HPM; HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 236 x 162 x 26. Weight in Grams: 617.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield International
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781786601520
ISBN
9781786601520

€ 99.49

Paperback. First published in Great Britain, 2006, with subtitle: The history and moral legacy of the WWII bombing of civilians in Germany and Japan. Series: Bloomsbury Revelations. Num Pages: 376 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; HPS; JW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 180 x 215 x 22. Weight in Grams: 470.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
448
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472526038
ISBN
9781472526038

€ 21.99
€ 21.58

Paperback. Situates 'The Enquiry' in its historical context, clarifying its relationship to Calvinism, to Newtonian science, and to earlier moral philosophers, and provides an account of Hume's ethical naturalism. Editor(s): Schneewind, J. B. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HPC; HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 215 x 139 x 6. Weight in Grams: 116.
Publisher
Hackett Publishing Co, Inc United States
Number of pages
122
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1983
Edition
Copyright 1983
Condition
New
SKU
V9780915145454
ISBN
9780915145454

€ 14.99
€ 14.42

Paperback. A detailed discussion of Immanuel Kant's moral philosophy and Frances Power Cobbe's own theistic beliefs, first published in 1855. Series: Cambridge Library Collection -Philosophy. Num Pages: 198 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; JFCX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 12. Weight in Grams: 284. 2 Volumes
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
198
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
9781108020268
ISBN
9781108020268

€ 35.00

Hardcover. An excellent, clean copy
Publisher
Berg Publishers Providence
Number of pages
300
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1994
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KRS0017230
ISBN
9781859730560

€ 8.38

Paperback. Considers the ethical basis of fundamental university policies, with special emphasis on how issues of community and diversity influence education. Editor(s): Sellers, Mortimer N.S. Series: State, Law & Society. Num Pages: 300 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; JNK; JNMN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 141 x 18. Weight in Grams: 378.
Publisher
Berg Publishers Oxford
Number of pages
300
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Edition
First
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KNH0011205
ISBN
9781859730614

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Num Pages: 104 pages. BIC Classification: HPCF; HPQ; HRAB; HRC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 186 x 147 x 13. Weight in Grams: 212.
Publisher
Columbia University Press United States
Number of pages
104
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231150569
ISBN
9780231150569

€ 20.99
€ 20.05

Hardcover. Series: The Palgrave Macmillan Animal Ethics Series. Num Pages: 177 pages, biography. BIC Classification: HPM; HPQ; JFFZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 160 x 218 x 17. Weight in Grams: 374.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137586841
ISBN
9781137586841

€ 120.14

Paperback. Editor(s): Petrus, Klaus; Wild, Markus. Num Pages: 360 pages, black & white illustrations, figures. BIC Classification: HPQ; HRLM; WNC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 226 x 150 x 29. Weight in Grams: 560.
Publisher
Transcript-Verlag
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9783837624625
ISBN
9783837624625

€ 57.46
€ 22.35

Paperback. This book explores a theory of habitat rights for wild animals, positioning animal property rights within the existing institution of property and discussing the practical implications of giving property rights to animals. Num Pages: 156 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; JFFZ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 153 x 228 x 15. Weight in Grams: 230.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498524339
ISBN
9781498524339

€ 34.99
€ 34.83

Paperback. With engaging commentary, pivotal readings, and thought-provoking cases, this book introduces students to the field of ethics through an exploration of ethical dilemmas. Num Pages: 576 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 191 x 232 x 22. Weight in Grams: 846.
Publisher
Cengage Learning, Inc United States
Number of pages
576
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
11th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781285196770
ISBN
9781285196770

€ 60.32

Paperback. Editor(s): Jones, Liz. Num Pages: 76 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; HRAB; JNA; JNZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 150 x 210 x 5. Weight in Grams: 112.
Publisher
PushMe Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909618657
ISBN
9781909618657

€ 21.79

Paperback. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: HBLA; HPQ; HRAC; HRAX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 205 x 131 x 22. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
Yale University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300216783
ISBN
9780300216783

€ 26.55

Hardcover. In this study the author scrutinizes the fundamental assumptions and presuppositions of the post-modern philosophical world-view that he claims dominates contemporary society. He synthesizes key developments in contemporary post-modernism from an historical perspective. Series: Contributions in Philosophy. Num Pages: 304 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; HRCM. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 17. Weight in Grams: 600.
Publisher
Praeger
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1991
Condition
New
SKU
V9780313276163
ISBN
9780313276163

€ 51.44
€ 20.35

Paperback. A challenging and heartfelt study of the human capacity for good and evil. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 15. Weight in Grams: 154. The Divided Spirit of Humanity. 240 pages. A challenging and heartfelt study of the human capacity for good and evil. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: HPQ; HPX. Dimension: 198 x 129 x 15. Weight: 154.
Publisher
Canongate UK
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847672544
ISBN
9781847672544

€ 11.99
€ 10.98

Hardcover. Unlike most books on the ethics of war, this book rejects the 'just war' tradition, proposing a virtue ethics of war to take its place. Like torture, war cannot be justified. It answers the question: 'If war is a very great evil, would a leader with courage, justice, compassion, and all the other moral virtues ever choose to fight a war?' Num Pages: 240 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 220 x 146 x 18. Weight in Grams: 408.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2012th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137263407
ISBN
9781137263407

€ 96.74

Paperback. Emphasising on human goods such as life, health, friendship, and knowledge and the wrongness of intentionally turning against them, the book provides a valuable approach to controversial bioethical questions at the beginning and end of life. Its approach contrasts with that of the dominant bioethical theories of utilitarianism and principlism. Num Pages: 136 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; MBDC; PSAD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 10. Weight in Grams: 181.
Publisher
Georgetown University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781626161634
ISBN
9781626161634

€ 27.99
€ 27.84

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