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Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback. When we say we act 'for a reason', what do we mean? And what do reasons have to do with being good or bad? Introducing readers to a foundational topic in ethics, this book explores the answers that have been given to some of these fundamental philosophical questions. It considers the ethical reasoning that lies behind our actions. Series: Continuum Ethics. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 214 x 137 x 11. Weight in Grams: 270.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441153081
ISBN
9781441153081

€ 30.99
€ 30.43

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

€ 21.34

Paperback. Our failure to address questions of meaning and morality through science has now become the primary justification for religious faith. This book intends to link morality to the rest of human knowledge. It argues that science can do more than tell how we are; it can, in principle, tell us how we ought to be. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; HRAM1; PDZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 137 x 24. Weight in Grams: 276.
Publisher
Black Swan Books, Limited
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780552776387
ISBN
9780552776387

€ 13.99
€ 11.37

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
€ 12.01

Paperback. Num Pages: black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; HRCX1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 137 x 23. Weight in Grams: 363.
Publisher
Baker Publishing Group United States
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801017605
ISBN
9780801017605

€ 13.99
€ 13.41

Paperback. The pressing and universally relevant issue of euthanasia is debated in this volume. Series: Contemporary Ethical Debates. Num Pages: 158 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; JFME; MBDC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 217 x 139 x 13. Weight in Grams: 226.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
158
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748618811
ISBN
9780748618811

€ 30.34

Paperback. Explores the implications of our animal origins and posthuman futures for our understanding of our humanity and our relations with other species. This title investigates what it means to call ourselves human beings in relation to both our distant past and our possible futures as a species. Editor(s): Molloy, Dr. Claire; Shakespeare, Steven; Blake, Charlie. Num Pages: 224 pages, 10 bw illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 142 x 216 x 16. Weight in Grams: 390. From Animality to Transhumanism. 224 pages, 10 bw illustrations. Editor(s): Molloy, Dr. Claire; Shakespeare, Steven; Blake, Charlie. Explores the implications of our animal origins and posthuman futures for our understanding of our humanity and our relations with other species. This title investigates what it means to call ourselves human beings in relation to both our distant past and our possible futures as a species. Cateogry: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. BIC Classification: HPQ. Dimension: 142 x 216 x 16. Weight: 390.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441150110
ISBN
9781441150110

€ 33.99
€ 33.45

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

€ 35.99
€ 32.30

Hardcover. Ralph Wedgwood gives a general account of what it is for states of mind and processes of thought to count as rational. Whether you are thinking rationally depends purely on what is going on in your mind, but rational thinking is a means to the goal of getting things right in your thinking, by believing the truth or making good choices. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: HPK; HPM; HPQ. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198802693
ISBN
9780198802693

€ 49.99

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

€ 27.64

Paperback. Series: Dover Thrift Editions. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 209 x 134 x 8. Weight in Grams: 96. 128 pages. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: HPQ. Dimension: 209 x 134 x 8. Weight: 112.
Publisher
Dover Publications Inc.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780486426914
ISBN
9780486426914

€ 5.61

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

€ 50.91

Paperback. The Ethics of Visuality looks at the key concepts of French philosopher Emmanuel Levinas' work and articulates his vision of 'Otherness' together with the visual tropes of the Human Face as symbolic of alterity and transcendence. Num Pages: 192 pages, 5 b&w integrated. BIC Classification: HPN; HPQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 141 x 15. Weight in Grams: 242.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780765167
ISBN
9781780765167

€ 22.22

Paperback. What exactly is ethical finance? Is Islamic finance ethical? Is ethical finance Islamic? This title examines a range of financial institutions in Britain within the ethical sector, considering the nature of their principles and practices, and how they relate to Islamic models and to Muslim communities. Series: Edinburgh Guides to Islamic Finance. Num Pages: 216 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HPQ; JFSR2; KFF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 142 x 12. Weight in Grams: 264.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
216
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748648955
ISBN
9780748648955

€ 30.34

Paperback. Includes selections from Hume's major works in moral thought, as well as peripheral works, which provide an introduction to Hume's moral philosophy. Editor(s): Sayre-McCord, Geoffrey. Num Pages: 448 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 213 x 142 x 25. Weight in Grams: 374.
Publisher
Hackett Publishing Co, Inc United States
Number of pages
404
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780872205994
ISBN
9780872205994

€ 20.99
€ 20.29

Paperback. Introduces, explores and defends the resurgent school of intuitionism in ethics - the idea that we intuitively know what's right and wrong.

Series: Bloomsbury Ethics. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 217 x 140 x 15. Weight in Grams: 336. Series: Bloomsbury Ethics. 208 pages.

Introduces, explores and defends the resurgent school of intuitionism in ethics - the idea that we intuitively know what's right and wrong. Cateogry: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. BIC Classification: HPQ. Dimension: 217 x 140 x 15. Weight: 336.

Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441179548
ISBN
9781441179548

€ 30.99
€ 30.26

Paperback. Originally published: New York: Randomhouse, 2004. Series: Routledge Classics. Num Pages: 222 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; JFFZ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 131 x 197 x 17. Weight in Grams: 240.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138687943
ISBN
9781138687943

€ 20.99
€ 20.29

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

€ 76.63

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
€ 11.37

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

€ 29.99
€ 28.84

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

€ 57.94

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

€ 46.01

Paperback. "Kant's Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals" is considered a standard text in the history of moral philosophy as well as a classic work of moral philosophy in its own right. This guide provides a paragraph-by-paragraph account of the main themes of Kant's moral philosophy and a clear statement of his overall philosophical aims and arguments. Series: Edinburgh Philosophical Guides. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: HPCD; HPQ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 9. Weight in Grams: 184. An Edinburgh Philosophical Guide. Series: Edinburgh Philosophical Guides. 224 pages. "Kant's Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals" is considered a standard text in the history of moral philosophy as well as a classic work of moral philosophy in its own right. This guide provides a paragraph-by-paragraph account of the main themes of Kant's moral philosophy and a clear statement of his overall philosophical aims and arguments. Cateogry: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. BIC Classification: HPCD; HPQ. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 9. Weight: 184.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748647255
ISBN
9780748647255

€ 21.64

Paperback.
Publisher
Continuum Publishing Corporation United States
Number of pages
184
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441191847
ISBN
9781441191847

€ 30.99
€ 30.43