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  • Why Not Socialism?by G. A. Cohen

    Princeton University Press 2009; US$ 15.42

    Is socialism desirable? Is it even possible? In this concise book, one of the world's leading political philosophers presents with clarity and wit a compelling moral case for socialism and argues that the obstacles in its way are exaggerated. There are times, G. A. Cohen notes, when we all behave like socialists. On a camping trip, for example,... more...

  • Self-Ownership, Freedom, and Equalityby G. A. Cohen

    Cambridge University Press 1995; US$ 50.00

    In this book G. A. Cohen examines the libertarian principle of self-ownership, which says that each person belongs to himself and therefore owes no service or product to anyone else. This principle is used to defend capitalist inequality, which is said to reflect each person's freedom to do as as he wishes with himself. The author argues that self-ownership... more...

  • Finding Oneself in the Otherby G. A. Cohen

    Princeton University Press 2012; US$ 21.79

    This is the second of three volumes of posthumously collected writings of G. A. Cohen, who was one of the leading, and most progressive, figures in contemporary political philosophy. This volume brings together some of Cohen's most personal philosophical and nonphilosophical essays, many of them previously unpublished. Rich in first-person narration,... more...

  • Duke Ellington's Americaby Harvey G. Cohen

    University of Chicago Press 2010; US$ 22.50

    Few American artists in any medium have enjoyed the international and lasting cultural impact of Duke Ellington. From jazz standards such as “Mood Indigo” and “Don’t Get Around Much Anymore,” to his longer, more orchestral suites, to his leadership of the stellar big band he toured and performed with for decades after most big bands folded, Ellington... more...

  • On the Currency of Egalitarian Justice, and Other Essays in Political Philosophyby G. A. Cohen; Michael Otsuka

    Princeton University Press 2011; US$ 28.16

    G. A. Cohen was one of the most gifted, influential, and progressive voices in contemporary political philosophy. At the time of his death in 2009, he had plans to bring together a number of his most significant papers. This is the first of three volumes to realize those plans. Drawing on three decades of work, it contains previously uncollected articles... more...

  • Microbial Biochemistryby G.N. Cohen

    Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 177.17

    Microbial Biochemistry describes biosynthetic pathways of microorganisme and their regulation by repression. Written in a three-part structure, the text explores the principles of bacterial growth, the biosynthesis of cell building blocks, and the study of protien-DNA interactions. more...

  • Microbial Biochemistryby G.N. Cohen

    Springer Netherlands 2013; US$ 196.43

    Microbial physiology, biochemistry, and genetics allowed the formulation of concepts that turned out to be important in the study of higher organisms. In the first section, the principles of bacterial growth are given, as well as the description of the different layers that enclose the bacterial cytoplasm, and their role in obtaining nutrients from... more...

  • Lectures on the History of Moral and Political Philosophyby Jonathan Wolff; G. A. Cohen

    Princeton University Press 2013; US$ 36.35

    G. A. Cohen was one of the leading political philosophers of recent times. He first came to wide attention in 1978 with the prize-winning book Karl Marx's Theory of History: A Defence . In subsequent decades his published writings largely turned away from the history of philosophy, focusing instead on equality, freedom, and justice. However, throughout... more...

  • Microbial Biochemistryby G. N. Cohen

    Springer Netherlands 2014; US$ 153.54

    Microbial Biochemistry describes biosynthetic pathways of microorganisme and their regulation by repression. Written in a three-part structure, the text explores the principles of bacterial growth, the biosynthesis of cell building blocks, and the study of protien-DNA interactions. more...

  • Business Without Boundariesby Don Mankin; Susan G. Cohen

    Wiley 2004; US$ 40.50

    Traditional forms of collaboration are not sufficient for competing effectively in the more complex and dynamic environment of today’s business world. Face-to-face meetings between people of similar backgrounds have given way to increasingly complex working relationships. Organizations must be able to gain rapid access to knowledgeable people... more...