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Ethics & moral philosophy

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Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback. Are high moral standards essential or should we give our preference to the pragmatist who gets things done or negotiates successfully? Taking the form of a dialogue between Socrates, Gorgias, Polus and Callicles, this title debates perennial questions about the nature of government and those who aspire to public office. Editor(s): Emlyn-Jones, Chris. Translator(s): Hamilton, Walter. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: DNF; HPCA; HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 129 x 197 x 17. Weight in Grams: 160.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140449044
ISBN
9780140449044

€ 10.99
€ 9.78

Paperback. For better or for worse, for richer or for poorer: love and lies have always been the most intimate of bedfellows. And Clancy Martin - divorced twice, married three times - is no stranger to either. With help from Plato, Machiavelli, Raymond Carver and Pinocchio, here he explores the entanglements of love, truthfulness and deceit. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; JMQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Vintage Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784700775
ISBN
9781784700775

€ 10.99
€ 9.78

Paperback. Editor(s): McGrady, Andrew G. Num Pages: 108 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 140. . New.
Publisher
Veritas Publications
Number of pages
108
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
9781853909320
ISBN
9781853909320

€ 9.87

Paperback. 'The book everyone needs to read' JEANETTE WINTERSON, The Times Series: Canons. Num Pages: 112 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 130 x 8. Weight in Grams: 94.
Publisher
Canongate Books Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Main - Canons Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782116288
ISBN
9781782116288

€ 10.99
€ 10.18

Paperback. Presenting an introduction to ethics, this work tackles the moral questions surrounding birth, death, happiness, desire, and freedom. It also shows us how we should think about the meaning of life, and how we should mistrust the soundbite-sized absolutes that often dominate moral debates. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 152 pages, 12 halftones. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 173 x 114 x 10. Weight in Grams: 120.
Publisher
OUP Oxford
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780192804426
ISBN
9780192804426

€ 10.99
€ 10.23

Paperback. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; JFME. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 139 x 16. Weight in Grams: 258.
Publisher
Inter-Varsity Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783593866
ISBN
9781783593866

€ 10.99
€ 10.23

Paperback. Where does our conscience come from, and how reliable is it? Exploring its deep historical roots, Paul Strohm considers what conscience has meant to successive generations. Using examples from popular culture and contemporary politics he demonstrates that conscience is as important today as it has ever been. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 152 pages, c. 15 black and white halftones. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 174 x 109 x 9. Weight in Grams: 128.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
152
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199569694
ISBN
9780199569694

€ 10.99
€ 10.23

Paperback. The world's leading thinker on truth explains what it is and why it matters in every important aspect of life Series: Ideas in Profile. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: HPK; HPQ; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 133 x 199 x 17. Weight in Grams: 204.
Publisher
Profile Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781257227
ISBN
9781781257227

€ 10.99
€ 10.23

Paperback. Kant is arguably the most influential modern philosopher, but also one of the most difficult. Roger Scruton tackles his exceptionally complex subject with a strong hand, exploring the background to Kant's work, and showing why the Critique of Pure of Reason has proved so enduring. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 160 pages, 8 halftones. BIC Classification: HPCD; HPQ; HPS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 175 x 113 x 9. Weight in Grams: 126.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780192801999
ISBN
9780192801999

€ 10.99
€ 10.23

Paperback. Many people regard Hegel's work as obscure and extremely difficult, yet his importance and influence are universally acknowledged. Peter Singer eliminates any excuse for remaining ignorant of the outlines of Hegel's philosophy by providing a broad discussion of his ideas and an account of his major works. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 160 pages, 20 halftones integrated. BIC Classification: HPCD; HPQ; HPS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 177 x 115 x 9. Weight in Grams: 124.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780192801975
ISBN
9780192801975

€ 10.99
€ 10.23

Paperback. The Eudemian Ethics is a major treatise on moral philosophy whose central concern is what makes life worth living. This is the first time it has been published in its entirety in any modern language. Anthony Kenny's fine translation is accompanied by a lucid introduction and explanatory notes. Translator(s): Kenny, Sir Anthony. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: DB; HPCA; HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 196 x 130 x 15. Weight in Grams: 182.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199586431
ISBN
9780199586431

€ 10.99
€ 10.23

Paperback. Abbot Christopher Jamison from hit TV series THE MONASTERY, turns his attention to the eternal questions of how to be happy, and why we believe it is so important. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 177 x 129 x 15. Weight in Grams: 164.
Publisher
W&N
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
First Printing
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753826096
ISBN
9780753826096

€ 10.99
€ 10.23

Paperback. This Very Short Introduction provides a concise overview of the main themes of contemporary philosophy of science. It explores the fundamental questions and challenges in the field, and looks at philosophical issues in particular sciences, including the problem of classification in biology, and the nature of space and time in physics. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 160 pages, 10 black and white images. BIC Classification: HPQ; PDA. Dimension: 174 x 111. .
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198745587
ISBN
9780198745587

€ 10.99
€ 10.23

Paperback. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 131 x 16. Weight in Grams: 186.
Publisher
Oldcastle Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781842433164
ISBN
9781842433164

€ 10.99
€ 10.23

Paperback. Do animals have moral rights? If so what does this mean? What sorts of mental lives do animals have, and how should we understand their welfare? After addressing these questions, DeGrazia explores their implications in contexts such as food consumption, zoos, and research. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 144 pages, 12 Halftones. BIC Classification: HPQ; JFFZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 172 x 112 x 8. Weight in Grams: 116.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780192853608
ISBN
9780192853608

€ 10.99
€ 10.23

Paperback. Orange Beach, Alabama, is a simple town filled with simple people. But they have their share of problems. At the darkest time, a mysterious man named Jones shows up. The Noticer is a unique narrative blend of fiction, allegory, and inspiration in which Andy Andrews helps us see how becoming a "noticer" just might change a person's life forever. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; HRLM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 207 x 143 x 13. Weight in Grams: 176.
Publisher
Thomas Nelson Publishers United States
Number of pages
169
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780785232322
ISBN
9780785232322

€ 13.99
€ 10.37

Paperback. A guide to the complex subject of ethics explained in clear and entertaining language. This new edition is fully revised and updated. Num Pages: 240 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; HRCM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 20. Weight in Grams: 212.
Publisher
Fount Harpercollins
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
2Rev Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780006281443
ISBN
9780006281443

€ 13.99
€ 10.37

Paperback. In this cultural history of the "right-to-die" in America, Mr. Filene navigates the maze of bioethical arguments surrounding the issue, analyzing complex questions with remarkable lucidity. "A unique and valuable contribution."-Daniel Callahan, The Hastings Center. Num Pages: 302 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; HPQ; JFME. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 210 x 137 x 20. Weight in Grams: 394. Very good clean copy.
Publisher
Ivan R. Dee
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
KEX0249209
ISBN
9781566632683

€ 10.49

Paperback. Features three essays that offer insights into Nietzsche's theories of morality and human psychology. Editor(s): Holub, Robert C. Translator(s): Scarpitti, Michael A. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: HPCD; HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 128 x 201 x 12. Weight in Grams: 160.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141195377
ISBN
9780141195377

€ 13.99
€ 10.51

Paperback. Argues that religion is not a necessity for pursuing a spiritual life. This modern-day polemic outlines those ethics that the Dalai Lama believes should be central to our lives. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 128 x 13. Weight in Grams: 152.
Publisher
Rider
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846043109
ISBN
9781846043109

€ 13.99
€ 10.51

Paperback. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; VS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 129 x 197 x 24. Weight in Grams: 236.
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141980362
ISBN
9780141980362

€ 13.99
€ 10.51

Hardcover. One of the most iconoclastic philosophers of all time, the author dramatically rejected notions of good and evil, truth and God. With wit and subversive energy, he demands that the individual impose their own 'will to power' upon the world. This book demonstrates that the world is steeped in false piety and infected with a 'slave morality'. Series: Penguin Modern Classics. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: HPCD; HPQ; HRAB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 176 x 120 x 31. Weight in Grams: 324.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141395838
ISBN
9780141395838

€ 13.99
€ 10.51

Paperback. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: HPDF; HPM; HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 197 x 19. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780143106852
ISBN
9780143106852

€ 13.99
€ 10.51

Paperback. .
Publisher
Penguin Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780241964088
ISBN
9780241964088

€ 13.99
€ 10.51

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