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  • Heather Battaly boeken
    Heather Battaly - Virtue and Vice, Moral and Epistemic

    "Virtues and vices matter in both ethics and epistemology - it matters whether an agent has moral and intellectual virtues or moral and intellectual vices. In fact, this is the veritable rallying cry of both virtue ethics and virtue epistemology. But do… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Allan J. Kimmel boeken
    Allan J. Kimmel - Ethical Issues in Behavioral Research

    Uses case studies to highlight important discussion pointsIncludes suggestions for further reading and a full bibliographyBalances theory and discussion to guide students towards more in depth studyDiscusses a range of ethical studies and guidelines from the… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Kimberly Hutchings boeken
    Kimberly Hutchings - Global Ethics

    The field of global ethics draws on traditions of moral theory, mostly derived from western philosophy, in order to address moral problems specific to an increasingly globalised world. This book provides an accessible introduction to the field of global ethics… (Harde kaft)

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  • Julia Driver boeken
    Julia Driver - Ethics

    Ethics: The Fundamentals explores core ideas and arguments in moral theory by introducing students to different philosophical approaches to ethics, including virtue ethics, Kantian ethics, divine command theory, and feminist ethics. The first volume in the new… (Harde kaft)

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  • Russ Shafer-Landau boeken
    Russ Shafer-Landau - Foundations of Ethics

    Covers all of the major issues in metaethics including moral metaphysics, epistemology, moral psychology, and philosophy of language. Provides an unrivaled offering of primary sources and expert commentary for students of ethical theory. Includes essays by… (Harde kaft)

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  • Andrew Jason Cohen boeken
    Andrew Jason Cohen - Toleration

    In this engaging and comprehensive introduction to the topic of toleration, Andrew Jason Cohen seeks to answer fundamental questions, such as: What is toleration? What should be tolerated? Why is toleration important? Beginning with some key insights into what… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Marcia W. Baron boeken
    Marcia W. Baron - Three Methods of Ethics

    No other recent book involves a debate among leading proponents of the main forms of contemporary ethical theoryPresents the material in terms that engage current philosophical debate clear enough for undergraduate students. . (Zachte kaft)

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  • Charles Mathewes boeken
    Charles Mathewes - Understanding Religious Ethics

    This introduction to religious ethics focuses on the major forms of ethical reasoning encompassing the three `Abrahamic religions: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Mathewes considers both ethical reasoning and how that reasoning reveals insights into a… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Gordon Graham boeken
    Gordon Graham - Ethics and International Relations

    Ethics and International Relations, 2ed offers a comprehensive introduction to the philosophical issues raised by international politics. Presupposing no prior philosophical knowledge and deliberately avoiding the use of technical language, it is ideally… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Wanda Teays boeken
    Wanda Teays - Seeing the Light

    Seeing the Light: Exploring Ethics Through Movies is an engaging and innovative approach to the study of philosophy and the development of moral reasoning skills. (Zachte kaft)

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  • Jamie Carlin Watson boeken
    Jamie Carlin Watson - What's Good on TV?

    What's Good on TV? Understanding Ethics Through Television presents an introduction to the basic theories and concepts of moral philosophy using concrete examples from classic and contemporary television shows. (Zachte kaft)

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  • Katrien Schaubroeck boeken
    Katrien Schaubroeck - The normativity of what we care about

    A love-based reason theory as a new perspective in the debate on practical reasons Reasons and obligations pervade our lives. The alarm clock gives us a reason to get up in the morning, the expectations of colleagues or clients give us a reason to do our jobs… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Joseph Migga Kizza boeken
    Joseph Migga Kizza - Ethical and Social Issues in the Information Age

    This new edition examines the ethical, social, and policy challenges stemming from computing and telecommunication technology, and mobile information-enabling devices. Features: establishes a philosophical framework and analytical tools for discussing moral… (Harde kaft)

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  • Bob Brecher boeken
    Bob Brecher - Torture and the Ticking Bomb

    This timely and passionate book is the first to address itself to Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz s controversial arguments for the limited use of interrogational torture and its legalisation. (Zachte kaft)

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  • Vasileios I Anastasiadis boeken
    Vasileios I Anastasiadis - Interest & Self-Interest in Ancient Athens

    Interest and self-interest are concepts that have attracted multiple interdisciplinary approaches in the last decades. In this monograph, the author examines anew all nomenclature of these concepts in ancient Greek, and recapitulates relevant previous debates.… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Gregoire Chamayou boeken
    Gregoire Chamayou - Drone Theory

    A poignant and sharply argued polemic against US drone warfare, drawing on philosophical debate, moral lessons from Greek mythology and transcripts of conversations between drone operators. A topic tackled by Amnesty International and in the }Guardian{ (Zachte kaft)

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  • Jussi Suikkanen boeken
    Jussi Suikkanen - This is Ethics

    This is Ethics presents an accessible and engaging introduction to a variety of issues relating to contemporary moral philosophy. It reveals the intimate connection between timeless philosophical problems about right and wrong while offering timely insights on… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Mark Coffey boeken
    Mark Coffey - Ethics for OCR Religious Studies

    The most comprehensive text book for students of OCR Religious Ethics available Packed full of useful pedagogical features and illustrations that will challenge and entertain pupils Includes an extended chapter on how to write the perfect A level essay Covers… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Stephen Holland boeken
    Stephen Holland - Public Health Ethics

    How far should we go in protecting & promoting public health? Can we force people to give up unhealthy habits and make healthier choices? Or can we nudge people towards healthy options without compromising their freedom to choose? Public Health Ethics provides… (Harde kaft)

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  • Matthew C. Altman boeken
    Matthew C. Altman - Kant and Applied Ethics

    Kant and Applied Ethics makes an important contribution to Kant scholarship, illuminating the vital moral parameters of key ethical debates. It offers a critical analysis of Kant's ethics, interrogating the theoretical bases of his theory and evaluating their… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Christine Swanton boeken
    Christine Swanton - The Virtue Ethics of Hume and Nietzsche

    This ground-breaking and lucid contribution to the vibrant field ofvirtue ethics focuses on the influential work of Hume andNietzsche, providing fresh perspectives on their philosophies and acompelling account of their impact on the development of virtueethics… (Harde kaft)

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  • Coker boeken
    Coker - War in an Age of Risk

    Wars throughout history have been fought in the name of ideology, religion and the pursuit of peace. Our thinking about war when it is justified, how it should be fought and how it is perceived has changed dramatically over time. (Zachte kaft)

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  • Joseph J. Fins boeken
    Joseph J. Fins - Rights Come to Mind

    Through the sobering story of Maggie Worthen and her mother, Nancy, this book tells of one family's struggle with severe brain injury and how developments in neuroscience call for a reconsideration of what society owes patients at the edge of consciousness.… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Gilbert Harman boeken
    Gilbert Harman - Moral Relativism and Moral Objectivity

    Do moral questions have objective answers? In this great debate, Gilbert Harman explains and argues for relativism, emotivism, and moral scepticism. In his view, moral disagreements are like disagreements about what to pay for a house; there are no correct… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Peter Sandøe boeken
    Peter Sandøe - Companion Animal Ethics

    Companion Animal Ethics explores the important ethical questions and problems that arise as a result of humans keeping animals as companions. (Zachte kaft)

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