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Ethics & moral philosophy

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Constructing Authorities: Reason, Politics and Interpretation in Kant's Philosophy

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Constructing Authorities: Reason, Politics and Interpretation in Kant's...

Onora O'Neill (University of Cambridge)

Ethics & moral philosophy; Politics & government; Jurisprudence & philosophy of law

Paperback

A vital resource for Kant scholars, this collection of essays brings together the central lines of thought in Onora O'Neill's... [more]

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The Moral Economy: Why Good Incentives Are No Substitute for Good Citizens

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The Moral Economy: Why Good Incentives Are No Substitute for Good Citizens...

Samuel Bowles

Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Business & Economics; Economic theory & philosophy

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Why policies and business practices that ignore the moral side of human nature often fail. [more]

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Cambridge Philosophy Classics: Must We Mean What We Say?: A Book of Essays

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Cambridge Philosophy Classics: Must We Mean What We Say?: A Book of Essays...

Stanley Cavell

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

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Stanley Cavell's famous collection of essays includes discussions of issues in a diverse range of topics in philosophy, literature,... [more]

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On Forgiveness: How Can We Forgive the Unforgivable?

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On Forgiveness: How Can We Forgive the Unforgivable?

Richard Holloway

Ethics & moral philosophy; Popular philosophy; Religion & beliefs

Paperback

'The book everyone needs to read' JEANETTE WINTERSON, The Times [more]

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Rethinking the Good: Moral Ideals and the Nature of Practical Reasoning

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Rethinking the Good: Moral Ideals and the Nature of Practical Reasoning...

Larry S. Temkin

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

In choosing between moral alternatives - choosing between various forms of ethical action - we typically make calculations... [more]

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Understanding Media Ethics

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Understanding Media Ethics

David Sanford Horner

Ethics & moral philosophy; Society & Social Sciences; Media studies

Paperback

A student friendly exploration of both the theory and practice of media ethics. Full of pedagogy and covering the digital... [more]

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Hard Luck: How Luck Undermines Free Will and Moral Responsibility

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Hard Luck: How Luck Undermines Free Will and Moral Responsibility

Neil Levy (Florey Neuroscience Institutes, Australia, and Oxford Centre for Neuroethics)

Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Ethics & moral philosophy

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The concept of luck plays an important role in debates concerning free will and moral responsibility. It may seem that if... [more]

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The Moral Arc: How Science and Reason Lead Humanity Toward Truth, Justice and Freedom

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The Moral Arc: How Science and Reason Lead Humanity Toward Truth, Justice...

Michael Shermer

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Philosophy of science; Popular science

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Explains how abstract reasoning, rationality, empiricism, skepticism - scientific ways of thinking - have profoundly changed... [more]

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Passions and Projections: Themes from the Philosophy of Simon Blackburn

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Passions and Projections: Themes from the Philosophy of Simon Blackburn...

Robert N. Johnson, Michael Smith

Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of mind; Ethics & moral philosophy

Hardback

This volume presents fourteen original essays which explore the philosophy of Simon Blackburn, and his lifetime pursuit of... [more]

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On the Genealogy of Morals

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On the Genealogy of Morals

Friedrich Nietzsche

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

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Features three essays that offer insights into Nietzsche's theories of morality and human psychology. [more]

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Contemporary Debates in Applied Ethics

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Contemporary Debates in Applied Ethics

Andrew I. Cohen, Christopher Heath Wellman

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

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This revised and updated second edition tackles some of the most hotly contested contemporary ethical issues, including torture... [more]

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Lying

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Lying

Sam Harris

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

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<p>As it was in&nbsp;<i>Anna Karenina</i>,&nbsp;<i>Madame Bovary</i>, and&nbsp;<i>Othello</i>, so it is in life. Most forms... [more]

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The Sovereignty of Good

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The Sovereignty of Good

Iris Murdoch

Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

First published 1970 by Routledge & Kegan Paul. First published in Routledge Classics 2001 by Routledge. [more]

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Virtue Ethics: An Introduction

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Virtue Ethics: An Introduction

Professor Richard Taylor

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

To ancient Greek and Roman philosophers, ethics was chiefly the study of how individuals attain personal excellence, or 'virtue',... [more]

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Cambridge Companions to Philosophy: The Cambridge Companion to Virtue Ethics

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Cambridge Companions to...

Daniel C. Russell (University of Arizona)

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

This volume offers a comprehensive overview of virtue ethics, the implications for specific practical issues and where we... [more]

$47.95

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Truth, Beauty, and Goodness Reframed: Educating for the Virtues in the Age of Truthiness and Twitter

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Truth, Beauty, and Goodness Reframed: Educating for the Virtues in the Age...

Howard Gardner

Ethics & moral philosophy; Philosophy & theory of education; Educational equipment & technology, computer-aided learning (CAL); Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

Paperback

A wonderful book on the traditional virtues in a world where nothing traditional seems to stand firm. -Nathan Glazer, Harvard... [more]

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Aquinas on Human Action: A Theory of Practice

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Aquinas on Human Action: A Theory of Practice

Ralph McInerny

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

A patient and faithful working of primary Thomistic texts, this volume presents a systematic and unified character of Aquinas's... [more]

$42.95

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Humanity: A Moral History of the Twentieth Century, Second Edition

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Humanity: A Moral History of the Twentieth Century, Second Edition

Jonathan Glover

History; General & world history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Violence in society

Paperback

This work is a study of history and morality in the 20th century. It examines the psychology which made possible Hiroshima,... [more]

$41.95

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Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy: Kant: Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals

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Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy: Kant: Groundwork of the Metaphysics...

Christine M. Korsgaard (Harvard University, Massachusetts)

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

Paperback

This is the revised edition of the Cambridge translation of Immanuel Kant's Groundwork, one of the most powerful texts in... [more]

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Consequentialism

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Consequentialism

Julia Driver (University of Washington, St. Louis, USA), Julia Driver

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

Consequentialism is the view that the rightness or wrongness of actions depend solely on their consequences. It is one of... [more]

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The Basics of Bioethics

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The Basics of Bioethics

Robert M. Veatch

Ethics & moral philosophy; Medicine; Bio-ethics

Paperback

An introductory textbook for short courses in schools of medicine, nursing, and other health professions; continuing education;... [more]

$120.00

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The Virtue of Aristotle's Ethics

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The Virtue of Aristotle's Ethics

Paula Gottlieb (University of Wisconsin, Madison)

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

Paperback

Many of Aristotle's claims about virtue of character seem so puzzling that modern philosophers have often discarded or reworked... [more]

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The Expanding Circle: Ethics, Evolution, and Moral Progress

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The Expanding Circle: Ethics, Evolution, and Moral Progress

Peter Singer

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Bio-ethics

Paperback

What is ethics? Where do moral standards come from? Are they based on emotions, reason, or some innate sense of right and... [more]

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The Structural Evolution of Morality

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The Structural Evolution of Morality

J. McKenzie Alexander (London School of Economics and Political Science)

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

Drawing upon aspects of evolutionary game theory, the theory of bounded rationality, and computational models of social networks,... [more]

$58.95

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Popular Morality in the Early Roman Empire

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Popular Morality in the Early Roman Empire

Teresa Morgan (University of Oxford)

History; General & world history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Social & cultural history; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

This study of Roman popular morality argues that we can recover much of the moral thinking of ordinary people in the early... [more]

$69.95

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