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  • Law and Morality at Warby Adil Ahmad Haque

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 74.99

    What are the moral and legal issues of contemporary warfare? Drawing on cutting-edge debates in moral philosophy, this book proposes how the laws of war can be evaluated, criticized, and reformed, making a valuable and timely contribution to a pressing international debate. more...

  • Climate Justice and Historical Emissionsby Lukas H. Meyer; Pranay Sanklecha

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 88.00

    This book provides a systematic introduction to the debate on historical emissions and climate change, for students, researchers and policymakers. more...

  • The Great Refusalby Andrew Lamas; Todd Wolfson; Peter N. Funke; Angela Y. Davis

    Temple University Press 2017; US$ 44.95

    Herbert Marcuse examined the subjective and material conditions of radical social change and developed the "Great Refusal," a radical concept of "the protest against that which is." The editors and contributors to the exciting new volume  The Great Refusal  provide an analysis of contemporary social movements around the world with particular... more...

  • Rethinking Utopiaby David M. Bell

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Over five hundred years since it was named, utopia remains a vital concept for understanding and challenging the world(s) we inhabit, even in ? or rather because of ? the condition of ?post-utopianism? that supposedly permeates them. In Rethinking Utopia David M. Bell offers a diagnosis of the present through the lens of utopia and then, by rethinking... more...

  • Political Philosophy and the Challenge of Revealed Religionby Heinrich Meier; Robert Berman

    University of Chicago Press 2017; US$ 40.00

    Heinrich Meier?s guiding insight in Political Philosophy and the Challenge of Revealed Religion is that philosophy must prove its right and its necessity in the face of the claim to truth and demand obedience of its most powerful opponent, revealed religion. Philosophy must rationally justify and politically defend its free and unreserved questioning,... more...

  • Listen, We Need to Talkby Brian F. Harrison; Melissa R. Michelson

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 19.99

    Individuals typically resist changing their minds, but support for same-sex marriage increased from 35% to 61% between 2006-2016. What explains this anomaly? In Listen, We Need to Talk , Brian F. Harrison and Melissa R. Michelson present new theory and experiments to show that people will often change their attitudes about LGBT rights when they find... more...

  • Politische Ethik unter Realitätsbedingungenby Walter Reese-Schäfer

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 20.77

    Die Anschläge vom 11. September 2001 und die Wellen der Finanzkrise haben die ethischen Grundlagen politischen Handelns verstärkt ins Bewusstsein gerückt. Dieses Buch ist ein praxisorientierter Leitfaden durch alle wesentlichen Grundfragen der politischen Ethik. more...

  • Elasticized Ecclesiologyby Ulrich Schmiedel

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 86.00

    This study confronts the current crisis of churches. In critical and creative conversation with the German theologian Ernst Troeltsch (1865-1923), Ulrich Schmiedel argues that churches need to be ?elasticized? in order to engage the ?other.? Examining contested concepts of religiosity, community, and identity, Schmiedel explores how the closure of... more...

  • Histories of Violenceby Brad Evans; Terrell Carver

    Zed Books 2017; US$ 26.95

    An essential introduction to post-war critical thought on the problem of violence. more...

  • The Science of Rightby Immanuel Kant

    Dancing Unicorn Books 2017; US$ 1.99

    The theoretical knowledge of right and law in principle, as distinguished from positive laws and empirical cases, belongs to the pure science of right The science of right thus designates the philosophical and systematic knowledge of the principles of natural right. And it is from this science that the immutable principles of all positive legislation... more...