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Ethics & moral philosophy

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Practical Ethics

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Practical Ethics

Peter Singer (Princeton University, New Jersey)

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

For thirty years, Peter Singer's Practical Ethics has been the classic introduction to applied ethics. For this third edition,... [more]

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On What Matters: Volume One

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On What Matters: Volume One

Derek Parfit (All Souls, University of Oxford)

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Ethics & moral philosophy

Hardback

This is the first volume of a major work in moral philosophy, the long-awaited follow-up to Parfit's classic Reasons and Persons,... [more]

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On What Matters

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On What Matters

Derek Parfit

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Ethics & moral philosophy

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This is a major work in moral philosophy, the long-awaited follow-up to Parfit's 1984 classic Reasons and Persons, a landmark... [more]

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Darwin, God and the Meaning of Life: How Evolutionary Theory Undermines Everything You Thought You Knew

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Darwin, God and the Meaning of Life: How Evolutionary Theory Undermines...

Steve Stewart-Williams (University of Wales, Swansea)

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Nature & existence of God; Religion & science; Psychology; Physiological & neuro-psychology, biopsychology; Philosophy of science; Evolution

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Is religion compatible with evolution? Is religious faith intellectually flawed? Steve Stewart-Williams addresses these and... [more]

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Ecce Homo: How To Become What You Are

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Ecce Homo: How To Become What You Are

Friedrich Nietzsche

Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Ethics & moral philosophy

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Ecce Homo is an autobiography like no other. Nietzsche passes under review all his previous books and reaches a final reckoning... [more]

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The Nicomachean Ethics

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The Nicomachean Ethics

Aristotle

Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Ethics & moral philosophy

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In the Nicomachean Ethics Aristotle examines the nature of happiness, which he defines as a specially good kind of life. He... [more]

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Repetition and Philosophical Crumbs

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Repetition and Philosophical Crumbs

Soren Kierkegaard, Edward F. Mooney

Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Philosophy: aesthetics; Ethics & moral philosophy; Philosophy of religion

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These two complementary works give the reader a unique insight into the breadth and substance of Kierkegaard's thought. One... [more]

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The Choice Of Hercules: Pleasure, Duty And The Good Life In The 21st Century

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The Choice Of Hercules: Pleasure, Duty And The Good Life In The 21st Century...

A. C. Grayling

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

Duty or Pleasure? The new bestseller from one of Britain's most pre-eminent philosophers. [more]

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Critique of Judgement

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Critique of Judgement

Immanuel Kant

Philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy: aesthetics; Ethics & moral philosophy; Philosophy of religion

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Kant's Critique of Judgement analyses our experience of the beautiful and the sublime in relation to nature, morality, and... [more]

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Republic

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Republic

Plato

Literary essays; Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Ethics & moral philosophy; Constitution: government & the state

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The Republic deals with almost the whole range of Plato's thought, but is particularly concerned with what makes a well-balanced... [more]

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Buddhist Ethics: A Very Short Introduction

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Buddhist Ethics: A Very Short Introduction

Damien Keown (Reader in Buddhism, Goldsmith's College, University of London)

Ethics & moral philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion; Comparative religion; Buddhism

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Interest in Buddhist thought has grown dramatically, and with it, the desire to understand where Buddhism stands on a range... [more]

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On Bullshit

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On Bullshit

Harry G. Frankfurt

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

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Explores how bullshit is distinct from lying. This book argues that bullshitters misrepresent themselves to their audience... [more]

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What is Good?: The Search for the Best Way to Live

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What is Good?: The Search for the Best Way to Live

A. C. Grayling

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

AC Grayling answers the question - How do we live a good life? [more]

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The Nicomachean Ethics

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The Nicomachean Ethics

Aristotle

Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Ethics & moral philosophy

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Addresses the question of how to live well, and originates the concept of cultivating a virtuous character as the basis of... [more]

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Beyond Good and Evil

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Beyond Good and Evil

Friedrich Nietzsche

Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Ethics & moral philosophy; Philosophy of religion; Literature, Poetry & Criticism

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Rejects the tradition of Western thought with its notions of truth and God, good and evil. This work demonstrates that the... [more]

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Ethics: A Very Short Introduction

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Ethics: A Very Short Introduction

Simon Blackburn (Professor of Philosophy, University of Cambridge)

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy

Paperback

In this introduction to ethics Simon Blackburn tackles the major moral questions surrounding birth, death, happiness, desire... [more]

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Metaphysics as a Guide to Morals

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Metaphysics as a Guide to Morals

Iris Murdoch

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Ethics & moral philosophy

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Here, drawing on a novelists insight into art, literature and psychology, Iris Murdoch conducts an ongoing debate with major... [more]

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Aristotle: Nicomachean Ethics: Translation, Introduction, Commentary

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Aristotle: Nicomachean Ethics: Translation, Introduction, Commentary

Sarah Broadie (University of St Andrews), Christopher Rowe (University of Durham)

Literary essays; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

In a new English translation by Christopher Rowe, this text of moral philosophy is accompanied here by an extended introduction... [more]

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Kant: A Very Short Introduction

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Kant: A Very Short Introduction

Roger Scruton (formerly Lecturer in philosophy 1971-79, Reader 1979-85, Professor of aesthetics 1985-92 at Birkbeck College, University of London)

Philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy

Paperback

Kant is arguably the most influential modern philosopher, but also one of the most difficult. Roger Scruton explores the background... [more]

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Hegel: A Very Short Introduction

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Hegel: A Very Short Introduction

Peter Singer

Philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy

Paperback

Peter Singer eliminates any excuse for remaining ignorant of the outlines of Hegel's philosophy by providing a discussion... [more]

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Lectures on the History of Moral Philosophy

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Lectures on the History of Moral Philosophy

John Rawls, Barbara Herman

History: specific events & topics; Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

John Rawls, in three decades of teaching at Harvard, has had a profound influence on the development of philosophical ethics.... [more]

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The Fable of the Bees and Other Writings: Publick Benefits'

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The Fable of the Bees and Other Writings: Publick Benefits'

Bernard Mandeville

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Sociology & anthropology

Paperback

Published anonymously in 1723, The Fable of the Bees by Bernard Mandeville came to be regarded as the epitome of immorality.... [more]

$22.95

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How Are We To Live?

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How Are We To Live?

Peter Singer

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

Singer suggests that people who take an ethical approach to life often find a deeper satisfaction in what they are doing.... [more]

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I Am Dynamite!: A Life of Friedrich Nietzsche

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I Am Dynamite!: A Life of Friedrich Nietzsche

Sue Prideaux

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Ethics & moral philosophy; Advocate - Biography

Paperback

The Times Biography of the Year Longlisted for the Rathbones Folio Prize 2019 'A strikingly original portrait of Nietzsche... [more]

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Subjectivity and Truth: Lectures at the College de France, 1980-1981

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Subjectivity and Truth: Lectures at the College de France, 1980-1981

Michel Foucault

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Gender studies, gender groups

Paperback

First published in France by aEditions du Seuil/Gallimard under the title Subjectivitae et vaeritae: Cours au Collaege de... [more]

$41.95

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