Philosophy: Ethics Philosophy

  • Humans and Other Forms of Life: An Introduction to Multispecies Anthropology book cover

    Humans and Other Forms of Life

    An Introduction to Multispecies Anthropology

    By Rebecca Marsland

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Motivating Ministers to Morality book cover

    Motivating Ministers to Morality

    By Ian Holland

    Edited by Jenny Fleming

    This book discusses the most prominent subjects - and occasional victims - of the ethics debate: government ministers. Political ethics is a rapidly growing field in disciplines such as political science, philosophy, applied ethics and public policy and it has become a major topic in current…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Work Incentives and Welfare Provision: The 'Pathological' Theory of Unemployment book cover

    Work Incentives and Welfare Provision

    The 'Pathological' Theory of Unemployment

    By Doris Schroeder

    This title was first published in 2000:  Over the past decade the welfare state has come under sustained attack not only from quarters which never approved of its policies, but also from political theorists who used to support it. With the collapse of communism, the policy of comprehensive…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Revival: Your Life or Mine (2003): How Geoethics Can Resolve the Conflict Between Public and Private Interests in Xenotransplantation book cover

    Revival: Your Life or Mine (2003)

    How Geoethics Can Resolve the Conflict Between Public and Private Interests in Xenotransplantation

    By Martine Rothblatt

    This title was first published in 2003. Xenotransplantation - the transplantation of animal organs into humans - poses a fascinating moral dilemma. Should this ability to extend the lives of millions of older people be permitted given that it might trigger a new pandemic similar to AIDS? This study…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Notion of Equality book cover

    The Notion of Equality

    Edited by Mane Hajdin

    This title was first published in 2001. In the articles collected in this anthology, contemporary analytic philosophers examine the ways in which the notion of equality functions in moral and political discourse. Among the topics discussed are the relationship between the ideal of equality and…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • On Fairness book cover

    On Fairness

    By Craig L. Carr

    This title was first published in 2000:  A systematic analysis of the concept of fairness as a moral notion. The work critically examines and rejects several familiar accounts of fairness - fairness as equality of treatment, as not taking advantage of another, as adherence to rule, and as…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of the Study of the Commons book cover

    Routledge Handbook of the Study of the Commons

    Edited by Blake Hudson, Jonathan Rosenbloom, Daniel H Cole

    This Handbook serves as a unique resource for understanding how analytical frameworks developed within the literature assist in understanding the nature and management of commons resources.…

    Hardback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Care Ethics and Social Structures in Medicine book cover

    Care Ethics and Social Structures in Medicine

    By Ruth Groenhout

    This book examines the central structures in medicine—medical knowledge, economics, technological innovation, and medical authority—from the perspective of an ethics of care. The author analyzes each of these structures in detail before considering the challenges they present to end of life care.…

    Hardback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Annals of Bioethics

  • Indigenous, Modern and Postcolonial Relations to Nature: Negotiating the Environment book cover

    Indigenous, Modern and Postcolonial Relations to Nature

    Negotiating the Environment

    By Angela Roothaan

    Initiatives to tackle environmental problems cross-nationally are often challenged by economic growth processes in postcolonial nations and further complicated by fights for land rights and self-determination of indigenous peoples. In order to survive, they try to counter the scramble for resources…

    Hardback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Animal Automata and Living Machines in Literature and Philosophy: Robots, Replicants, and Companion Species book cover

    Animal Automata and Living Machines in Literature and Philosophy

    Robots, Replicants, and Companion Species

    By Mark Paterson

    This book offers a protohistory of human-machine relations in literature and philosophy, focused on automata, robots, and the imaginary — and imagery — of animated nonhuman objects. Each chapter offers a distinct historical-philosophical epoch within human-machine thinking, and successively unfolds…

    Hardback – 2018-12-28 
    Routledge
    Perspectives on the Non-Human in Literature and Culture

  • The Philosophy of Human Rights: A Systematic Introduction book cover

    The Philosophy of Human Rights

    A Systematic Introduction

    By Anat Biletzki

    During the last 20 years, philosophers from different quarters and with very different approaches have begun to theorize human rights in an outpouring of authored and edited books and journal articles. In addition, among policy makers and in the legal arena—the so called workings fields of human…

    Paperback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge

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