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- The Text Publishing Company 2015; US$ 32.99
Peter Singer, often described as the world's most influential living philosopher, presents a challenging new movement in the search for an ethical life, one that has emerged from his own work on some of the world's most pressing problems. Effective altruism involves doing the most good possible. It requires a rigorously unsentimental view of charitable... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2015; US$ 15.95
Children at War is the first comprehensive book to examine the growing and global use of children as soldiers. P.W. Singer, an internationally recognized expert in twenty-first-century warfare, explores how a new strategy of war, utilized by armies and warlords alike, has targeted children, seeking to turn them into soldiers and terrorists. Singer... more...
- Oxford University Press 2000; US$ 9.99
Peter Singer identifies the central vision that unifies Marx's thought. He sees Marx as a philosopher primarily concerned with human freedom, rather than as an economist or a social scientist. He explains alienation, historical materialism, the economic theory of capital, and Marx's communism. more...
- Oxford University Press 2001; US$ 9.99
Many people regard Hegel's work as obscure and extremely difficult, yet his importance and influence are universally acknowledged. This work offers a discussion of his ideas and an account of his major works. The book is intended for A-level and degree students of philosophy; and general readers. more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 55.95
Bringing together new essays by philosophers and activists, In Defense of Animals: The Second Wave highlights the new challenges facing the animal rights movement. Exciting new collection edited by controversial philosopher Peter Singer, who made animal rights into an international concern when he first published In Defence of Animals and Animal... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2009; US$ 15.00
For the first time in history, eradicating world poverty is within our reach. Yet around the world, a billion people struggle to live each day on less than many of us pay for bottled water. In The Life You Can Save , Peter Singer uses ethical arguments, illuminating examples, and case studies of charitable giving to show that our current response... more...
- The Text Publishing Company 2010; US$ 26.95
Most of us are absolutely certain that we wouldn't hesitate to save a drowning child. Yet while thousands of children die each day, we spend money on things we take for granted, and would hardly miss if they were not there. Is that wrong? If so, how far does our obligation to the poor go? The Life You Can Save offers a solution to world poverty. more...
- The Text Publishing Company 2010; US$ 25.95
President George W. Bush, more than any other United States president in living memory, talks constantly about ethics, values, good and evil. This book is an attempt to hold the policies of George W. Bush, and his actions as president, up to an ethical standard. more...
- Princeton University Press 2011; US$ 17.95
What is ethics? Where do moral standards come from? Are they based on emotions, reason, or some innate sense of right and wrong? For many scientists, the key lies entirely in biology--especially in Darwinian theories of evolution and self-preservation. But if evolution is a struggle for survival, why are we still capable of altruism? In his classic... more...