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Ethics & moral philosophy

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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

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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

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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

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

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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

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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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The Nicomachean Ethics

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The Nicomachean Ethics

Aristotle

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

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First printed 1926; new and revised edition, 1934 -- t.p. verso. [more]

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The Reasons of Love

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The Reasons of Love

Harry G. Frankfurt

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

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Argues that the key to a fulfilled life is to pursue wholeheartedly what one cares about, that love is the most authoritative... [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

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

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Rage Inside the Machine: The Prejudice of Algorithms, and How to Stop the Internet Making Bigots of Us All

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Rage Inside the Machine: The Prejudice of Algorithms, and How to Stop the...

Robert Elliott Smith

Ethics & moral philosophy; Business ethics; Digital lifestyle; Artificial intelligence

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We live in a world increasingly ruled by technology; we seem as governed by technology as we do by laws and regulations. Frighteningly... [more]

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Tolerance among the Virtues

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Tolerance among the Virtues

John R. Bowlin

Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion; Religious ethics

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In a pluralistic society such as ours, tolerance is a virtue-but it doesn't always seem so. Some suspect that it entangles... [more]

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Morality: Why we need it and how to find it

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Morality: Why we need it and how to find it

Jonathan Sacks

Ethics & moral philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Christian theology; Judaism: theology

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Internationally acclaimed thought-leader Jonathan Sacks demonstrates how we can build a strong collective morality for the... [more]

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The Three Dimensions of Freedom

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The Three Dimensions of Freedom

Billy Bragg

Literary essays; Ethics & moral philosophy; Religion & politics; Politics & government

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He shows us that Freedom requires three dimensions to function: Liberty, Equality, and Accountability - and the result is... [more]

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Infinite Baseball: Notes from a Philosopher at the Ballpark

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Infinite Baseball: Notes from a Philosopher at the Ballpark

Alva Noe (Professor of Philosophy, Professor of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley)

Ethics & moral philosophy; Philosophy of religion; Sports & outdoor recreation; Baseball

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Baseball is a strange sport: it consists of long periods in which little seems to be happening, punctuated by high-energy... [more]

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Down Girl: The Logic of Misogyny

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Down Girl: The Logic of Misogyny

Kate Manne

Ethics & moral philosophy; Society & Social Sciences; Popular beliefs & controversial knowledge; Gender studies: women; Sex & sexuality, sex manuals

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Down Girl is a broad, original, and far ranging analysis of what misogyny is and how it works. The philosopher Kate Manne... [more]

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The Cosmopolitan Tradition: A Noble but Flawed Ideal

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The Cosmopolitan Tradition: A Noble but Flawed Ideal

Martha C. Nussbaum

Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Popular philosophy; Politics & government

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The cosmopolitan political tradition defines people not according to nationality, family, or class but as equally worthy citizens... [more]

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Explaining Postmodernism: Skepticism and Socialism from Rousseau to Foucault

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Explaining Postmodernism: Skepticism and Socialism from Rousseau to Foucault...

Stephen Hicks

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

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Tracing postmodernism from its roots in Jean-Jacques Rousseau and Immanuel Kant to their development in thinkers such as Michel... [more]

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David Hume on Morals, Politics, and Society

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David Hume on Morals, Politics, and Society

David Hume

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

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A compact and accessible edition of Hume's political and moral writings with essays by a distinguished set of contributors... [more]

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This Life: Secular Faith and Spiritual Freedom

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This Life: Secular Faith and Spiritual Freedom

Martin Hagglund

Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Ethics & moral philosophy; Philosophy of religion; Spiritualism; Psychic powers & psychic phenomena

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A profound, original, and accessible book that offers a new secular vision of how we can lead our lives. Ranging from fundamental... [more]

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The Platform Society: Public Values in a Connective World

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The Platform Society: Public Values in a Connective World

Jose van Dijck (Distinguished University Professor, Distinguished University Professor, Utrecht University), Thomas Poell (Senior Lecturer in New Media & Digital Culture, Senior Lecturer in New Media & Digital Culture, University of Amsterdam), Martijn de Waal (Professor, Professor, University of Amsterdam)

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Impact of science & technology on society; Digital lifestyle

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In The Platform Society, Van Dijck, Poell and De Waal offer a comprehensive analysis of an online world where platforms have... [more]

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The Methods of Ethics

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The Methods of Ethics

Henry Sidgwick

Anthologies (non-poetry); History; Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Jurisprudence & general issues; Legal ethics & professional conduct

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Published in 1874, this is first edition of Sidgwick's masterpiece on moral philosophy, arguing the utilitarian approach to... [more]

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With Dogs at the Edge of Life

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With Dogs at the Edge of Life

Colin Dayan

Ethics & moral philosophy; Animals & society; Mathematics & Sciences

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Rethinking what it means for dogs and humans to live together in the twenty-first century, taking us beyond sentimentality... [more]

$41.99

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On Human Nature

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On Human Nature

Roger Scruton

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; States of consciousness

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A brief, radical defense... [more]

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Thinking Off Your Feet: How Empirical Psychology Vindicates Armchair Philosophy

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Thinking Off Your Feet: How Empirical Psychology Vindicates Armchair Philosophy...

Michael Strevens

Philosophy; Analytical philosophy & Logical Positivism; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Ethics & moral philosophy; Popular philosophy; Cognitivism, cognitive theory

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In an original defense of armchair philosophy, Michael Strevens seeks to restore philosophy to its traditional position as... [more]

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Donald Davidson's Triangulation Argument: A Philosophical Inquiry

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Donald Davidson's Triangulation Argument: A Philosophical Inquiry

Robert H. Myers (York University, Canada), Claudine Verheggen (University of York, Canada)

Philosophy of language; Philosophy; Philosophy of mind; Ethics & moral philosophy

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According to many commentators, Davidson's earlier work on philosophy of action and truth-theoretic semantics is the basis... [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

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Who hasn't heard of 'God is dead' or 'That which does not kill us makes us stronger'? Friedrich Nietzsche's work forms the... [more]

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Power, Pleasure, and Profit: Insatiable Appetites from Machiavelli to Madison

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Power, Pleasure, and Profit: Insatiable Appetites from Machiavelli to Madison...

David Wootton

Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Economic theory & philosophy

Hardback

David Wootton guides us through four centuries of Western thought to show how new ideas about politics, ethics, and economics... [more]

$63.95

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