• New Directions in Ethics: The Challenges in Applied Ethics book cover

    New Directions in Ethics

    The Challenges in Applied Ethics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph P. DeMarco, Richard M. Fox

    Originally published in 1986, this book examines the extent to which existing ethical theory can provide an adequate framework for the resolution of practical moral issues. The contributors, all leading moral philosophers, provide an authoritative and comprehensive account of developments in…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ethics

  • Violence and Responsibility book cover

    Violence and Responsibility

    1st Edition

    By John Harris

    Originally published in 1980 this book argues that we are all responsible for the harm we could have prevented and explores the effect of this conclusion on a morality which makes fundamental the belief that we ought not to harm others if we can possibly avoid it. A theory of responsibility is…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ethics

  • An Adventure In Moral Philosophy book cover

    An Adventure In Moral Philosophy

    1st Edition

    By Warner Fite

    Originally published in 1926, this book develops the Socratic thesis that morality is intelligence, that morality is not a matter of standards, laws and principles but in knowing what we do – in living self-consciously. The book develops this central theme in its bearings upon logic and science,…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ethics

  • Common-Sense Ethics book cover

    Common-Sense Ethics

    1st Edition

    By C. E. M. Joad

    Originally published in 1921, this book makes philosophical ethics accessible to the non-philosopher and applies them to problems of everyday life. The author maintains that morality is the rationalization of the impulse to blame and emphases the importance of impulses. He illustrates how modern…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ethics

  • Routledge Handbook of Minority Discourses in African Literature book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Minority Discourses in African Literature

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tanure Ojaide, Joyce Ashuntantang

    This handbook provides a critical overview of literature dealing with groups of people or regions that suffer marginalization within Africa. The contributors examine a multiplicity of minority discourses expressed in African literature, including those who are culturally, socially, politically,…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Aquatic Plants of North America: Ecology, Life History and Systematics book cover

    Aquatic Plants of North America

    Ecology, Life History and Systematics, 1st Edition

    By Donald H Les

    Aquatic Monocotyledons of North America: Ecology, Life History, and Systematics brings together information on the natural history, ecology and systematics of North American aquatic monocotyledons. The book is an overview of the biology of major aquatic species by compiling information from…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    CRC Press

  • Married Women Who Love Women: And More… book cover

    Married Women Who Love Women

    And More…, 3rd Edition

    By Carren Strock

    This accessible book offers support and advice for women in heterosexual marriages who discover, or are coming to terms with, their lesbianism or bisexuality. It also offers guidance for the single lovers of married women. In sharing the author’s personal story, as well as the descriptive…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge

  • The Complex Lives of British Freshwater Fishes book cover

    The Complex Lives of British Freshwater Fishes

    1st Edition

    By Mark Everard

    This stunningly illustrated book goes far beyond a run-of-the-mill nature guide. It explores the fascinating life histories of Britain’s freshwater fishes, a group of animals which, despite their importance and ubiquity in our diverse still and flowing fresh waters, has before now been rarely…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    CRC Press

  • The Internet of Things and Big Data Analytics: Integrated Platforms and Industry Use Cases book cover

    The Internet of Things and Big Data Analytics

    Integrated Platforms and Industry Use Cases, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pethuru Raj, T Poongodi, Balamurugan Balusamy, Manju Khari

    This book is presents academic and practical research in IoT and big data. With contributions from both practitioners and academic researchers, the book examines new technology and compares it to existing technology. Experimental case studies are related to real-time scenarios. The book: Analyzes…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    Auerbach Publications

  • Knowing Better: An Account of Akrasia book cover

    Knowing Better

    An Account of Akrasia, 1st Edition

    By Eunice Belgum

    Originally published in 1990, this book deals with the question of akrasia, weakness of will, or knowing better but doing worse. Versions of this principle are presupposed by Socrates and Plato, articulated as the ‘practical syllogism’ in Aristotle and play a central role in modern decision theory.…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Moral Powers: Normative Necessity in Language and History book cover

    Moral Powers

    Normative Necessity in Language and History, 1st Edition

    By Anthony Holiday

    Originally published in 1986, this book subverts an attitude towards the moral dimension of life which the author terms ‘ethical cynicism’. It discusses a theory of moral powers – a theory which shows that moral values are immensely potent sources of power. The author argues that there is a…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge

  • The Philosophy of Right and Wrong book cover

    The Philosophy of Right and Wrong

    1st Edition

    By Bernard Mayo

    Trying to understand morality involves grappling with seemingly irreconcilable conflicts between opposing theoretical positions. Originally published in 1986, this book offers a solution in terms of natural law, which involves reflections on the relevant aspects of human nature and the human…

    Hardback – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge

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