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Ethics & moral philosophy

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The Methods of Ethics

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The Methods of Ethics

Henry Sidgwick

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

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

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Lessons in Stoicism: What Ancient Philosophers Teach Us about How to Live

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Lessons in Stoicism: What Ancient Philosophers Teach Us about How to Live...

John Sellars

Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Ethics & moral philosophy; Popular philosophy; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

What aspects of your life do you really control? What do you do when you cannot guarantee that things will turn out in your... [more]

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Groundwork for the Metaphysics of Morals

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Groundwork for the Metaphysics of Morals

Immanuel Kant

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

Paperback

Immanuel Kant's Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals ranks alongside Plato's Republic and Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics... [more]

$20.95

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The Myths We Live By: Adventures in Democracy, Free Speech and Other Liberal Inventions

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The Myths We Live By: Adventures in Democracy, Free Speech and Other Liberal...

Peter Cave

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Popular philosophy; Political structures: democracy

Hardback

Discover how philosophy can shine a light on the world's most divisive issues [more]

$29.99

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Outgrowing God: A Beginner's Guide

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Outgrowing God: A Beginner's Guide

Richard Dawkins (Oxford University)

Ethics & moral philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Agnosticism & atheism

Hardback

Should we believe in God? [more]

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What Are Biblical Values?: What the Bible Says on Key Ethical Issues

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What Are Biblical Values?: What the Bible Says on Key Ethical Issues

John Collins

Ethics & moral philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Christian theology

Hardback

An illuminating exploration of the Bible and many of our most contentious contemporary issues [more]

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Our Great Purpose: Adam Smith on Living a Better Life

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Our Great Purpose: Adam Smith on Living a Better Life

Ryan Patrick Hanley

Biography: historical, political & military; Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Economics; Self-help & personal development

Hardback

Hanley shows how Smith set forth a vision of the worthy life that is uniquely suited to people today. Full of invaluable insights... [more]

$37.99

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The Theology of Liberalism: Political Philosophy and the Justice of God

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The Theology of Liberalism: Political Philosophy and the Justice of God...

Eric Nelson

Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Popular philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Conservatism & right-of-centre democratic ideologies

Hardback

Modern liberal political philosophy is closely associated with post-1945 secularism. But Eric Nelson contends that the liberal... [more]

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Planet Earth: Inspirations and thoughts from a planet warrior

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Planet Earth: Inspirations and thoughts from a planet warrior

Bob Brown

Photography & photographs; Ethics & moral philosophy; Mathematics & Sciences; Social impact of environmental issues

Hardback

A book of inspirational quotes from Australia's most valued and committed conservationist. [more]

$29.99

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Childhood and Pethood in Literature and Culture: New Perspectives in Childhood Studies and Animal Studies

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Childhood and Pethood in Literature and Culture: New Perspectives in Childhood...

Anna Feuerstein (University of Hawai'i - Manoa, USA), Carmen Nolte-Odhiambo (University of Hawai'i - West O'ahu, USA)

Literature: history & criticism; Children's literature studies: general; Ethics & moral philosophy; Cultural studies; Social issues & processes

Paperback

Bringing together new perspectives in childhood studies and animal studies, this book is the first collection to critically... [more]

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Morality and Moral Controversies: Readings in Moral, Social, and Political Philosophy

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Morality and Moral Controversies: Readings in Moral, Social, and Political...

Steven P. Scalet, John Arthur

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social theory

Paperback

Includes readings in moral theory that discuss the role of self-interest and religion in morality, moral relativism, moral... [more]

$221.00

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On Solitude, Conscience, Love and Our Inner and Outer Lives

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On Solitude, Conscience, Love and Our Inner and Outer Lives

Ronald Haflidson (St. John's College, USA)

Ethics & moral philosophy; Philosophy of religion; Christian theology

Paperback

Ron Haflidson places the theology of Augustine in conversation with contemporary authors, who warn of the dangers of abandoning... [more]

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A Philosopher Goes to the Doctor: A Critical Look at Philosophical Assumptions in Medicine

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A Philosopher Goes to the Doctor: A Critical Look at Philosophical Assumptions...

Dien Ho

Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Ethics & moral philosophy; Medical ethics & professional conduct; Philosophy of science

Paperback

This book sheds light on important philosophical assumptions made by professionals working in clinical and research medicine.... [more]

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In Defense of Moral Luck: Why Luck Often Affects Praiseworthiness and Blameworthiness

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In Defense of Moral Luck: Why Luck Often Affects Praiseworthiness and Blameworthiness...

Robert J. Hartman

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Ethics & moral philosophy; Jurisprudence & philosophy of law

Paperback

The problem of moral luck is that there is a contradiction in our common sense ideas about moral responsibility. In one strand... [more]

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A Climate of Risk: Precautionary Principles, Catastrophes, and Climate Change

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A Climate of Risk: Precautionary Principles, Catastrophes, and Climate Change...

Lauren Hartzell-Nichols

Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Global warming; Environmental science, engineering & technology

Paperback

We are living in a climate of risk. Our way of life imposes risks on ourselves and others. We are causing climatic changes... [more]

$83.99

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Wittgenstein's Moral Thought

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Wittgenstein's Moral Thought

Reshef Agam-Segal (Virginia Military Institute, USA), Edmund Dain (Providence College, USA)

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

Paperback

Wittgenstein's work, early and later, contains the seeds of an original and important rethinking of moral or ethical thought... [more]

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Animal Places: Lively Cartographies of Human-Animal Relations

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Animal Places: Lively Cartographies of Human-Animal Relations

Jacob Bull, Tora Holmberg (Uppsala University, Sweden), Cecilia Asberg (Linkoeping University, Sweden)

Ethics & moral philosophy; Anthropology; Human geography

Paperback

Nonhuman animals are ubiquitous to our `human' societies. Interdisciplinary human/animal research has - for 50 years - drawn... [more]

$77.99

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Terrence Malick: Filmmaker and Philosopher

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Terrence Malick: Filmmaker and Philosopher

Robert Sinnerbrink (Macquarie University, Australia)

Film theory & criticism; Individual film directors, film-makers; Phenomenology & Existentialism; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

Many critics have approached Terrence Malick's work from a philosophical perspective, arguing that his films express philosophy... [more]

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Judged: The Value of Being Misunderstood

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Judged: The Value of Being Misunderstood

Ziyad Marar (Deputy Managing Director and Executive Vice President Global Publishing at SAGE Publications)

Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Social, group or collective psychology

Paperback

Everyone worries about being judged. One foolish tweet can destroy a career, one careless image can ruin a reputation. Yet... [more]

$26.99

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Ethics and the Contemporary World

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Ethics and the Contemporary World

David Edmonds

Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Jurisprudence & general issues

Paperback

Arguments about ethics often centre on traditional questions of, for instance, euthanasia and abortion. Whilst these questions... [more]

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21 Letters on Life and Its Challenges

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21 Letters on Life and Its Challenges

Charles Handy

Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Business & management

Paperback

His books on management - including Understanding Organizations and Gods of Management - have changed the way we view business.... [more]

$35.00

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John McDowell

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John McDowell

Tim Thornton (University of Central Lancashire, UK)

Philosophy of language; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy of mind; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

John McDowell's contribution to philosophy has ranged across Greek philosophy, philosophy of language, philosophy of mind,... [more]

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The Ethics of Neoliberalism: The Business of Making Capitalism Moral

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The Ethics of Neoliberalism: The Business of Making Capitalism Moral

Peter Bloom (The Open University, UK)

Ethics & moral philosophy; Economic theory & philosophy

Paperback

The 21st century is the age of neo-liberalism - a time when the free market is spreading to all areas of economic, political... [more]

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The Ethics of Migration: An Introduction

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The Ethics of Migration: An Introduction

Adam Hosein (University of Colorado Boulder, USA)

Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Migration, immigration & emigration; Sociology; Human rights

Paperback

In The Ethics of Migration: An Introduction, Adam Hosein systematically and comprehensively examines the ethical issues surrounding... [more]

$62.99

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Morality and Moral Controversies: Readings in Moral, Social, and Political Philosophy

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Morality and Moral Controversies: Readings in Moral, Social, and Political...

Steven P. Scalet, John Arthur

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social theory

Hardback

Includes readings in moral theory that discuss the role of self-interest and religion in morality, moral relativism, moral... [more]

$305.00

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