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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Stephen Darwell boeken
    Stephen Darwell - Consequentialism

    Edited and introduced by Stephen Darwall, examines key topics in the consequentialist branch of moral theory. Includes seven essays which respond to the classic sources. Includes an insightful discussion of central topics in consequentialism by John Rawls and… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Stephen Darwall boeken
    Stephen Darwall - Virtue Ethics

    Introduced by Stephen Darwall, this collection brings together classic and contemporary readings which define and advance the literature on virtue ethics. Includes six essays which respond to the classic sources. Includes a contemporary discussion on character… (Zachte kaft)

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  • John E. Hare boeken
    John E. Hare - God and Morality

    Evaluates the ethical theories of 4 principle philosophers, Aristotle, Duns Scotus, Kant, and R M Hare. This title presents the works of these philosophers as keys to understanding the advancement of ethical thought during Western philosophical history. It… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Mel Gray boeken
    Mel Gray - Ethics and Value Perspectives in Social Work

    Essential reading for social work students and practitioners (Zachte kaft)

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  • Caroline Whitbeck boeken
    Caroline Whitbeck - Ethics in Engineering Practice and Research

    "In this new edition of Ethics in Engineering Practice and Research, Caroline Whitbeck examines more scenarios of significant ethical problems in the engineering field"- (Zachte kaft)

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  • James Dreier boeken
    James Dreier - Contemporary Debates in Moral Theory

    Contemporary Debates in Moral Theory features pairs of newly commissioned essays by some of the leading theorists working in the field today. (Zachte kaft)

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  • Samuel Wells boeken
    Samuel Wells - Christian Ethics

    This comprehensive anthology of primary documents and materials explores the evolution and study of Christian ethical principles. It may be used independently, or alongside the accompanying textbook, Introducing Christian Ethics, for a complete overview of the… (Harde kaft)

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  • James G. Speight boeken
    James G. Speight - Ethics in the University

    It is the continuous reports of unethical behavior in the form of data manipulation, cheating, plagiarism, and other forms of unacceptable behavior that draw attention to the issues of misconduct. (Harde kaft)

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  • Ben Bradley boeken
    Ben Bradley - Well-Being

    The concept of well-being plays a central role in moral and political theory. Policies and actions are justified or criticized on the grounds that they make people better or worse off. (Harde kaft)

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