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- HarperCollins 2014; US$ 11.99
The provocative and penetrating philosophical classic of science and spirituality?a discourse between the revered spiritual leader Krishnamurti and renowned physicist Dr. David Bohm, exploring the origin of human conflict and what we can do about the barriers that stand in the way of insight and consciousness, now revised and updated with a new introduction... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 154.00
The third section of Kant?s Groundwork for the Metaphysics of Morals is one of the most contentiously debated texts in his practical philosophy. There has been little agreement about whether Kant was attempting to deduce freedom and moral law in this work, or if instead, this thesis was already supported by the very fact of reason. This volume assembles... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 140.00
Intercultural dialogue is often invoked in vague reference to a method that can build cross-cultural understanding and facilitate global policy-making. This book clarifies the theoretical foundations of intercultural dialogue and demonstrates the practical significance of intercultural value inquiry, combining the perspectives of philosophy, conflict... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 29.95
How and to what degree are we responsible for our characters, our lives, our misfortunes, our relationships and our children? This question is at the heart of "Moral Responsibility". The book explores accusations and denials of moral responsibility for particular acts, responsibility for character, and the role of luck and fate in ethics. Moral responsibility... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 24.95
Food Ethics: The Basics is a concise yet comprehensive introduction to the ethical dimensions of the production and consumption of food. It offers an impartial exploration of the most prominent ethical questions relating to food and agriculture including: ? Should we eat animals? ? Are locally produced foods ethically superior to globally sourced... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 59.95
Recent developments in biotechnology and genetic research are raising complex ethical questions concerning the legitimate scope and limits of genetic intervention. As we begin to contemplate the possibility of intervening in the human genome to prevent diseases, we cannot help but feel that the human species might soon be able to take its biological... more...
- Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 49.99
Ethics in Ancient Israel is a study of ethical thinking in ancient Israel from around the eighth to the second century BC. The evidence for this consists primarily of the Old Testament/ Hebrew Bible and Apocrypha, but also other ancient Jewish writings such as the Dead Sea Scrolls and various anonymous and pseudonymous texts from shortly before the... more...
- Penguin Group US 2014; US$ 14.99
A forgotten book by one of history's greatest thinkers reveals the surprising connections between happiness, virtue, fame, and fortune. Adam Smith may have become the patron saint of capitalism after he penned his most famous work, The Wealth of Nations . But few people know that when it came to the behavior of individuals?the way we perceive ourselves,... more...
- Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 49.99
Most people believe that it is sometimes morally permissible for a person to use force to defend herself or others against harm. In Defensive Killing, Helen Frowe offers a detailed exploration of when and why the use of such force is permissible. She begins by considering the use of force between individuals, investigating both the circumstances under... more...