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  • Rationality + Consciousness = Free Willby David Hodgson

    Oxford University Press 2012; US$ 72.99

    In this challenging book, David Hodgson takes a fresh approach to the question of free will, contending that close consideration of human rationality and human consciousness shows that together they give us free will, in a robust and indeterministic sense, and in a way that is consistent with what science tells us about the world. more...

  • 10 Moral Paradoxesby Saul Smilansky

    Wiley 2008; US$ 100.95 US$ 87.49

    Presenting ten diverse and original moral paradoxes, this cutting edge work of philosophical ethics makes a focused, concrete case for the centrality of paradoxes within morality. Explores what these paradoxes can teach us about morality and the human condition Considers a broad range of subjects, from familiar topics to rarely posed questions,... more...

  • Risikoethikby Julian Nida-Rümelin; Johann Schulenburg; Benjamin Rath

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 21.09

    Rationally coping with situations with uncertain consequences is a matter of universal concern in modern societies. Here a critique of current paradigms of dealing with risk is the starting point for developing an ethics of risk that also takes into account individual rights and justice. The basis for this work is provided by a clear terminological... more...

  • Analytische Einführung in die Ethikby Dieter Birnbacher

    De Gruyter 2007; US$ 26.38

    Analytical Introduction to Ethics is the second volume in the series of ?analytical introductions? to the disciplines of philosophy. It gives an overview of the problems in moral philosophy and of the ethical answers to questions of essence, functions, and content of morality.  more...

  • Moral aus Interesseby Michael Grundherr

    De Gruyter 2007; US$ 116.25

    One can justify moral rules on the basis of their advantageousness without equating morality and advantage. In order to substantiate this thesis, the author shows how grounding moral rules through their advantages harmonizes with a theory of moral judgements as expressions of moral feelings. more...

  • Ethical Theoryby Russ Shafer-Landau

    Wiley 2012; US$ 72.95 US$ 63.22

    The second edition of Ethical Theory: An Anthology features a comprehensive collection of more than 80 essays from classic and contemporary philosophers that address questions at the heart of moral philosophy. Brings together 82 classic and contemporary pieces by renowned philosophers, from seminal works by Hume and Kant to contemporary views... more...

  • Consequentialismby Julia Driver

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 44.95

    Consequentialism is the view that the rightness or wrongness of actions depend solely on their consequences. It is one of the most influential, and controversial, of all ethical theories. In this book, Julia Driver introduces and critically assesses consequentialism in all its forms. After a brief historical introduction to the problem, Driver... more...

  • Working Through Ethics in Education and Leadershipby J. Kent Donlevy; Keith D. Walker

    SensePublishers 2011; US$ 37.01

    This book, although targeting educational leaders, - teachers, school-based administrators, superintendents, board members, policy makers and education students, is also addressed to those interested in the topic of ethics and those who seek the development of an ethical awareness and an appropriate intellectual processes when facing ethical issues.... more...

  • Beyond Good and Evilby Friedrich Nietzsche

    Andrews UK 2012; US$ 2.99

    Friedrich Nietzsche’s follow up to ‘Thus Spoke Zarathustra’ expands on his earlier philosophical ideas, deriding past philosophies that placed too much importance on the concepts of ‘good’ and ‘evil’ and introduced his own concepts of the ‘will to power’ and the ‘perspective of life’. more...

  • Ethics Made Easyby Mel Thompson

    Hodder Education 2011; US$ 9.58

    Want to know about ethics but short of time and unsure where to begin? Get a kickstart with this little book which will give you just enough to get you going... more...