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The Ajax Dilemma: Justice, Fairness, and Rewards

The Ajax Dilemma

Justice, Fairness, and Rewards

Oxford University Press (2011)
US$9.89

A leading philosopher shows how the story of Ajax and Odysseus sheds new light on the contentious...

Reverence: Renewing a Forgotten Virtue

Reverence

Renewing a Forgotten Virtue

Oxford University Press (2001)
US$9.89

This short, elegiac volume makes an impassioned case for the fundamental importance of the forgotten...

First Democracy: The Challenge of an Ancient Idea

First Democracy

The Challenge of an Ancient Idea

Oxford University Press (2006)
US$12.59

Drawing on classical literature, philosophy, and history--with many intriguing passages from...

Reverence: Renewing a Forgotten Virtue

Reverence (2nd ed.)

Renewing a Forgotten Virtue

Oxford University Press (2014)
US$10.79

First published by Oxford University Press in 2001, this new edition of Reverence is revised and...

The Necessity of Theater: The Art of Watching and Being Watched

The Necessity of Theater

The Art of Watching and Being Watched

Oxford University Press (2008)
US$12.59

What is unique and essential about theater? What separates it from other arts? Do we need...

The Ethics of Giving: Philosophers' Perspectives on Philanthropy

The Ethics of Giving

Philosophers' Perspectives on Philanthropy

Oxford University Press (2018)
US$21.59

In giving to charity, should we strive to do the greatest good or promote a lesser good? This is a...

The Oedipus Plays of Sophocles: Philosophical Perspectives

The Oedipus Plays of Sophocles

Philosophical Perspectives

Oxford University Press (2018)
US$15.29

Philosophers and classicists examine Sophocles' treatment of Oedipus, the man who did not know...

The Garden of Leaders: Revolutionizing Higher Education

The Garden of Leaders

Revolutionizing Higher Education

Oxford University Press (2018)
US$17.99

In The Garden of Leaders , philosopher Paul Woodruff advances a new view of liberal arts education...

On Justice, Power, and Human Nature: Selections from The History of the Peloponnesian War

On Justice, Power, and Human Nature

Selections from The History of the Peloponnesian War

Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. (1993)
US$11.95

Designed for students with little or no background in ancient Greek language and culture, this...

Antigone
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. (2001)
US$7.95

Woodruff's work with Peter Meineck makes this text one that is accessible to today's students and...