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Ethics & moral philosophy

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Ethics & moral philosophy

Hardcover. Nielsen offers a dialogue with Foucault, Frederick Douglass, Frantz Fanon and the Augustinian-Franciscan tradition, investigating the relation between social construction and freedom and proposing an historically friendly, ethically sensitive, and religico-philosophical model for human being and existence in a shared pluralistic world. Series: New Approaches to Religion and Power. Num Pages: 227 pages, biography. BIC Classification: HPQ; HRAM1; HRLB; JFSL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 219 x 146 x 18. Weight in Grams: 396.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
232
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137034106
ISBN
9781137034106

€ 95.00

Hardcover. Num Pages: 224 pages. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. .
Publisher
I.B.Tauris
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784535919
ISBN
9781784535919

€ 94.08

Paperback. What does Europe stand for in the wider world? Is the EU a political as well as a economic force? And will it use its strength for good or ill outside it's borders? Nine commentators - politicians, civil servants, diplomats, journalists and academics - explore Europe's external relations. Editor(s): Barton, David; Bond, Martyn. Num Pages: 191 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QFE; HPQ; JPS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 150 x 11. Weight in Grams: 273.
Publisher
Kogan Page
Number of pages
191
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781903403105
ISBN
9781903403105

€ 25.99
€ 25.74

Hardcover. This 1993 book is the first post-Cold War assessment of nuclear deterrence, -providing a comprehensive normative understanding of nuclear deterrence policy. Series Editor(s): MacLean, Douglas. Series: Cambridge Studies in Philosophy & Public Policy. Num Pages: 436 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 228 x 152 x 24. Weight in Grams: 875.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
436
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1993
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521382724
ISBN
9780521382724

€ 113.97

Paperback. Num Pages: 248 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPCA; HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 18. Weight in Grams: 342.
Publisher
Cornell University Press United States
Number of pages
248
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2020
Condition
New
SKU
V9781501704420
ISBN
9781501704420

€ 32.99
€ 31.85

Paperback. Editor(s): Shook, John R. Num Pages: 230 pages. BIC Classification: HPC; HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 153 x 14. Weight in Grams: 323.
Publisher
Prometheus Books United States
Number of pages
230
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781591027782
ISBN
9781591027782

€ 19.99
€ 16.89

Paperback. A broad-ranging 2010 study of Smith's views on moral judgement, humanitarian care, commerce, justice and international law. Series: Ideas in Context. Num Pages: 314 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; HPS; JP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 18. Weight in Grams: 460.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
314
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107402393
ISBN
9781107402393

€ 36.22

Paperback. Written in association with members of the General Teachers' Council, this text explores the key ethical and professional issues that have to be solved before a council can exist - and the answers that are being found. Num Pages: 88 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; JNK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 210 x 148 x 0. .
Publisher
Institute of Education Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
88
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Condition
New
SKU
V9781858560793
ISBN
9781858560793

€ 10.61

Hardback. Presenting a critique of moral theory from Kant onwards, the author, one of the greatest philosophers of his generation, reorients ethical theory towards 'truth, truthfulness and the meaning of an individual life'. He explores and reflects upon the most difficult problems in contemporary philosophy. Num Pages: 272 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 170 x 223 x 23. Weight in Grams: 490.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415399845
ISBN
9780415399845

€ 125.62

Hardcover. Western philosophy's traditional assessment of the nature and value of humor has not been kind, as the standard theories made humor look antisocial, irrational, and foolish. It wasn't until well into the 20th century that humor gained even a semblance of respect. Comic Relief goes a great way in ameliorating this injustice. Series: New Directions in Aesthetics. Num Pages: 208 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: HPN; HPQ; JMQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 238 x 163 x 22. Weight in Grams: 458.
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405196123
ISBN
9781405196123

€ 35.00

Paperback. Briefly: Mill's Utilitarianism is a summarized version of John Stuart Mill's original treatise, which is designed to assist university and sixth-form students in acquiring knowledge and understanding of this key text. Series: SCM Briefly. Num Pages: 96 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPCD; HPQ; HPS. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 199 x 127 x 6. Weight in Grams: 70.
Publisher
SCM Press
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780334040279
ISBN
9780334040279

€ 14.16

Paperback. Challenges the separatist doctrines which have come to dominate our understanding of the world. This work revives the ancient philosophy of Cosmopolitanism, which dates back to the Cynics of the 4th century, as a means of understanding the complex world. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 15. Weight in Grams: 172.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141027814
ISBN
9780141027814

€ 14.99
€ 12.20

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

€ 21.23

Paperback. Editor(s): Bohan, Harry; Kennedy, Gerard. Num Pages: 124 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; JFM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 140. . New.
Publisher
Veritas Publications
Number of pages
124
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
9781853909474
ISBN
9781853909474

€ 16.97

Paperback. This book challenges, with several powerful arguments, some of our deepest beliefs about rationality, morality, and personal identity. Num Pages: 560 pages, 28figs. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 193 x 130 x 31. Weight in Grams: 570.
Publisher
Oxford Paperbacks England
Number of pages
560
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1986
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198249085
ISBN
9780198249085

€ 27.21

Paperback. A defence of ethical intuitionism where (i) there are objective moral truths; (ii) we know these through an immediate, intellectual awareness, or 'intuition'; and (iii) knowing them gives us reasons to act independent of our desires. The author rebuts the major objections to this theory and shows the difficulties in alternative theories of ethics. Num Pages: 334 pages, biography. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 142 x 19. Weight in Grams: 422.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230573741
ISBN
9780230573741

€ 39.68

Paperback. Although Dexter Morgan kills only killers, he is not a vigilante but a charming psychopath. His gory appetite is controlled by 'Harry's Code', which limits his victims to those who have gotten away with murder, and his job as a blood-spatter expert for the Miami police department gives him the inside track on those targets. Editor(s): Greene, Richard; Reisch, George A.; Robison, Rachel. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 153 x 228 x 19. Weight in Grams: 442.
Publisher
Open Court
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780812697179
ISBN
9780812697179

€ 30.99
€ 26.04

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

€ 56.96
€ 56.72

Paperback. First and only undergraduate textbook that addresses the social and ethical issues associated with a wide array of emerging technologies, including genetic modification, human enhancement, geoengineering, robotics, virtual reality, artificial meat, neurotechnologies, information technologies, nanotechnology, sex selection, and more. Editor(s): Sandler, Ronald L. Num Pages: 598 pages, biography. BIC Classification: HPQ; JFMG. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 243 x 192 x 32. Weight in Grams: 1144.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
600
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230367036
ISBN
9780230367036

€ 46.01

Paperback. In an effort to find a middle way in ethics between relativism and foundationalism, the author takes Heidegger's central concept of "appropriation" as a starting point for a new approach to ethics which can address problems within cultural tradition and between different cultures. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: HPCF; HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 13. Weight in Grams: 263.
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Penn State Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
SKU
KMR0000449
ISBN
9780271017716

€ 17.95

Paperback. Num Pages: 344 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPDF; HPQ; HRE. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 154 x 19. Weight in Grams: 514.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415890670
ISBN
9780415890670

€ 50.63

Hardcover. Presents a dialogue about the notion of a person, of an entity that thinks and feels and acts, that counts and is accountable. Num Pages: 88 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 220 x 147 x 13. Weight in Grams: 382.
Publisher
Hackett Publishing Co, Inc United States
Number of pages
87
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1985
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780872200036
ISBN
9780872200036

€ 37.99
€ 34.23

Paperback. Num Pages: 608 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
608
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408871348
ISBN
9781408871348

€ 18.99
€ 16.10

Paperback. Ethics: The Fundamentals explores core ideas and arguments in moral theory by introducing students to different philosophical approaches to ethics, including virtue ethics, Kantian ethics, divine command theory, and feminist ethics. * The first volume in the new Fundamentals of Philosophy series. Series: Fundamentals of Philosophy S. Num Pages: 192 pages, 0. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 152 x 15. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405111546
ISBN
9781405111546

€ 26.00