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  • The Good in the Rightby Robert Audi

    Princeton University Press 2009; US$ 38.95 US$ 35.44

    This book represents the most comprehensive account to date of an important but widely contested approach to ethics--intuitionism, the view that there is a plurality of moral principles, each of which we can know directly. Robert Audi casts intuitionism in a form that provides a major alternative to the more familiar ethical perspectives (utilitarian,... more...

  • Akrasia in Greek Philosophyby Christopher Bobonich; Pierre Destrée

    BRILL 2007; US$ 173.00

    The 13 contributions of this collective offer new and challenging ways of reading well-known and more neglected texts on akrasia (lack of control, or weakness of will) in Greek philosophy (Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, the Stoics, Plotinus). more...

  • Oxford Studies in Metaethicsby Russ Shafer-Landau

    OUP Oxford 2009; US$ 47.99

    Oxford Studies in Metaethics is the only publication devoted exclusively to original philosophical work in the foundations of ethics. It provides an annual selection of much of the best new scholarship being done in the field. more...

  • Shades of Goodnessby Dr Rob Lawlor

    Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 105.00

    It is typically thought that the demandingness problem is specifically a problem for consequentialists because of the gradable nature of consequentialist theories. Shades of Goodness argues that most moral theories have a gradable structure and, more significantly, that this is an advantage, rather than a disadvantage, for those theories. more...

  • Ethics For Dummiesby Christopher Panza; Adam Potthast

    Wiley 2010; US$ 22.99 US$ 19.99

    An easy-to-grasp guide to addressing the principles of ethics and applying them to daily life How do you define "good" versus "evil?" Do you know the difference between moral "truth" and moral relativity? Whether or not you know Aristotle from Hume, Ethics For Dummies will get you comfortable with the centuries-old study of ethical philosophy... more...

  • Acres of Diamondsby Russell H. Conwell

    MobileReference.com 2010; US$ 3.99

    Acres of Diamonds originated as a speech which Conwell delivered over 6,000 times around the world; it was eventually published as delivered in Conwell's home town, Philadelphia.The central idea of the work is that one need not look elsewhere for opportunity, achievement, or fortune -- the resources to achieve all good things are present in your... more...

  • Freedom of the Willby Jonathan Edwards

    MobileReference.com 2010; US$ 3.99

    This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. This book features the table of contents linked to every part and chapter. The book was designed for optimal navigation on the Kindle, PDA, Smartphone, and other electronic readers. It is formatted to display on all electronic devices including the Kindle, Smartphones... more...

  • Understanding Moral Weaknessby P. Daniel Thero

    Editions Rodopi 2006; US$ 50.40

    This book considers the common human predicament that we often choose an action other than the one we perceive to be best. Philosophers know this problem as akrasia . The author develops a nuanced understanding of the nature and causes of akrasia by integrating the best insights of Socrates, Aristotle, Augustine, and Aquinas, and several contemporary... more...

  • Ethics for Adversariesby Arthur Isak Applbaum

    Princeton University Press 2000; US$ 46.00 US$ 41.86

    The adversary professions--law, business, and government, among others--typically claim a moral permission to violate persons in ways that, if not for the professional role, would be morally wrong. Lawyers advance bad ends and deceive, business managers exploit and despoil, public officials enforce unjust laws, and doctors keep confidences that, if... more...

  • Saying Pleaseby Keith Harvey

    Andrews UK 2010; US$ 5.99

    This beautifully illustrated children's book is from Tiberius Publishing's 'What Do You Say' range, which aims to teach children good manners in a fun and entertaining way. This first book is designed to help raise a young child's awareness about saying 'please'. more...