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Ethics & moral philosophy

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Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback. The Ethics of Sport explores moral issues that arise in sports in a manner that is accessible to a wide audience but which also explores and evaluates arguments on different sides of major controversies in the world of sports, such as the controversy over the use of performance enhancing drugs. Series: What Everyone Needs to Know. Num Pages: 264 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; LNJS; MBDC; WSD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 143 x 209 x 20. Weight in Grams: 292.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780190270193
ISBN
9780190270193

€ 14.99
€ 11.76

Paperback. Despite the interest among philosophers and theologians in virtue ethics, its proponents have done little to suggest why Christians in particular find virtue ethics attractive. This title addresses this question, showing that virtue theory offers an ethical framework that is highly compatible with Christian morality. Series: Moral Traditions Series. Num Pages: 240 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; HRCM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 158 x 231 x 13. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
Georgetown University Press United States
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Condition
New
SKU
V9780878406210
ISBN
9780878406210

€ 27.99
€ 27.84

Paperback. This text suggests that too many college students lack the power to reason and argue effectively. It sets out to rebuild their confidence in the possibility of objective reasoning by challenging contemporary cliches about the limits of objectivity and the relativity of value judgements. Num Pages: 328 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: HPL; HPQ; JMRN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 153 x 23. Weight in Grams: 448.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield United States
Number of pages
328
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Condition
New
SKU
V9780847680030
ISBN
9780847680030

€ 54.99
€ 54.11

Paperback. Challenges the entrenched understandings of Machiavelli, arguing that he was a moral and political philosopher who consistently favored the rule of law over that of men, that he had a coherent theory of justice, and that he did not defend the 'Machiavellian' maxim that the ends justify the means. Num Pages: 544 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPCB; HPQ; HPS. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 233 x 155 x 30. Weight in Grams: 854.
Publisher
Princeton University Press United States
Number of pages
544
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691141770
ISBN
9780691141770

€ 31.99
€ 28.02

Paperback. Series: Critical Perspectives on Animals: Theory, Culture, Science and Law. Num Pages: 232 pages. BIC Classification: HPCF7; HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 153 x 221 x 11. Weight in Grams: 314.
Publisher
Columbia University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231167772
ISBN
9780231167772

€ 31.99
€ 28.02

Paperback. Translator(s): Anastaplo, George; Berns, Laurence. Series: Focus Philosophical Library. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: HPCA; HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 155 x 228 x 6. Weight in Grams: 146.
Publisher
Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Co.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780941051712
ISBN
9780941051712

€ 15.99
€ 15.43

Paperback. This is the first volume of a major work in moral philosophy, the long-awaited follow-up to Parfit's classic Reasons and Persons, a landmark of 20th-century philosophy. Parfit presents a powerful new treatment of reasons and a critical examination of the most prominent systematic moral theories, leading to his own ground-breaking conclusion. Series: The Berkeley Tanner Lectures. Num Pages: 592 pages. BIC Classification: HPCF; HPQ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 152 x 44. Weight in Grams: 876.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
592
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199681037
ISBN
9780199681037

€ 25.37

Paperback. Num Pages: 227 pages, 2 black & white tables. BIC Classification: GM; HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 158 x 234 x 17. Weight in Grams: 364.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138676343
ISBN
9781138676343

€ 48.78

Paperback. In this comprehensive introduction, Tom Campbell introduces and critically examines the key philosophical debates about rights. Series: Routledge Contemporary Political Philosophy. Num Pages: 256 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; JPVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 20. Weight in Grams: 402.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
156
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415281157
ISBN
9780415281157

€ 33.56

Paperback. Editor(s): Troyer, John. Translator(s): Troyer, John. Num Pages: 311 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 143 x 14. Weight in Grams: 270.
Publisher
Hackett Publishing Co, Inc United States
Number of pages
281
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780872206496
ISBN
9780872206496

€ 17.99
€ 17.47

Paperback. A clear and concise introduction to moral and political philosophy which critically analyses arguments about controversial and topical practical issues -- drug laws, justifications of punishment, civil disobedience, whether there is a duty to obey the law, and global poverty. Num Pages: 263 pages, biography. BIC Classification: HPQ; HPS. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 15. Weight in Grams: 332.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
2008 ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230552760
ISBN
9780230552760

€ 73.34

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

€ 11.99
€ 10.98

Hardcover. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156. .
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780190655846
ISBN
9780190655846

€ 75.55

Paperback. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; KCA; KCS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Columbia University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231152655
ISBN
9780231152655

€ 27.99
€ 25.04

Paperback. Examines the virtues that both flow from the Scripture and provide a lens by which to interpret the Scripture. This book addresses topics such as discipleship, the Sermon on the Mount, love, sin, politics, justice, sexuality, marriage, divorce, bioethics, and ecology. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; HRCG; HRLB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 223 x 153 x 15. Weight in Grams: 386.
Publisher
Sheed & Ward
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780742549944
ISBN
9780742549944

€ 30.99
€ 30.30

Paperback. A provocative call to rethink America's values in health care. Num Pages: 272 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; HRCM; JFSP31; MBDC; MJX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 21. Weight in Grams: 340.
Publisher
Georgetown University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Condition
New
SKU
V9780878405725
ISBN
9780878405725

€ 27.99
€ 27.84

Paperback. Editor(s): Chone, Aurelie; Hajek, Isabelle; Hamman, Philippe. Series: Routledge Environmental Humanities. Num Pages: 264 pages, 6 black & white tables. BIC Classification: HPQ; JHB; RGC; RN. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138214934
ISBN
9781138214934

€ 45.26

Paperback. Consisting of an assortment of landmark essays and the best in contemporary scholarship, this anthology delves deeply into the most pressing environmental issues of our time. Num Pages: 673 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; RN. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 189 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1036. Philosophy, Ecology, Economics. 673 pages, Illustrations. Consisting of an assortment of landmark essays and the best in contemporary scholarship, this anthology delves deeply into the most pressing environmental issues of our time. Cateogry: (UU) Undergraduate. BIC Classification: HPQ; RN. Dimension: 233 x 189 x 27. Weight: 1070.
Publisher
Cengage Learning
Number of pages
673
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780534561888
ISBN
9780534561888

€ 121.23

Paperback. Num Pages: 256 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; RNA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 153 x 224 x 13. Weight in Grams: 358.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415884846
ISBN
9780415884846

€ 44.09

Paperback. Written by top scholars in the field, this volume brings together the essential readings on the debate over free will and determinism. Issues covered include moral responsibility, compatibility, and the distinction between freedom of choice and freedom of will. Editor(s): Kane, Robert. Series: Blackwell Readings in Philosophy. Num Pages: 328 pages, 0. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 225 x 153 x 26. Weight in Grams: 484.
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
328
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780631221029
ISBN
9780631221029

€ 37.09

Paperback. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 157 x 16. Weight in Grams: 326.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474420501
ISBN
9781474420501

€ 24.99
€ 22.16

Paperback. .
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield International
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783486137
ISBN
9781783486137

€ 37.10

Paperback. Although long considered the most distinctive American contribution to philosophy, pragmatism - with its problem-solving emphasis and its contingent view of truth - lost popularity in mid-century after the advent of World War II, the horror of the Holocaust, and the dawning of the Cold War. This work provides an introduction to pragmatism. Editor(s): Dickstein, Morris. Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions. Num Pages: 464 pages, 5 b&w photographs, bibliography. BIC Classification: 1KBB; HPCF; HPK; HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 30. Weight in Grams: 780.
Publisher
Duke University Press United States
Number of pages
464
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Edition
Copyright 1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780822322450
ISBN
9780822322450

€ 32.99
€ 29.77

Hardcover. What are the moral and legal issues of contemporary warfare? Drawing on cutting-edge debates in moral philosophy, this book proposes how the laws of war can be evaluated, criticized, and reformed, making a valuable and timely contribution to a pressing international debate. Series: Oxford Legal Philosophy. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; HPS; LAB; LBBS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 169 x 243 x 27. Weight in Grams: 614.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199687398
ISBN
9780199687398

€ 75.55