Philosophy: Ethics Philosophy

  • A History of Utilitarian Ethics: Studies in Private Motivation and Distributive Justice, 1700-1875 book cover

    A History of Utilitarian Ethics

    Studies in Private Motivation and Distributive Justice, 1700-1875, 1st Edition

    By Samuel Hollander

    In this landmark volume, Samuel Hollander presents a fresh and compelling history of moral philosophy from Locke to John Stuart Mill, showing that a ‘moral sense’ can actually be considered compatible with utilitarianism. The book also explores the link between utilitarianism and distributive…

    Hardback – 2019-08-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Ethics and Public Policy: A Philosophical Inquiry book cover

    Ethics and Public Policy

    A Philosophical Inquiry, 2nd Edition

    By Jonathan Wolff

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge

  • Core Questions in Philosophy: A Text with Readings book cover

    Core Questions in Philosophy

    A Text with Readings, 7th Edition

    By Elliot Sober

    Writing in an engaging lecture-style format, Elliott Sober shows students how philosophy is best used to evaluate many different kinds of arguments and to construct sound theories. Well known historical texts are included, not as a means to honor the dead or merely to discuss what various…

    Paperback – 2019-07-21 
    Routledge

  • Ethics and Military Strategy in the 21st Century: Moving Beyond Clausewitz book cover

    Ethics and Military Strategy in the 21st Century

    Moving Beyond Clausewitz, 1st Edition

    By George R. Lucas, Jr.

    This book examines the importance of ‘military ethics’ in the formulation and conduct of contemporary military strategy. Clausewitz’s original analysis of war relegated ethics to the side-lines in favour of political realism, interpreting the proper use of military power solely to further the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-19 
    Routledge
    War, Conflict and Ethics

  • What is Scientific Knowledge?: An Introduction to Contemporary Epistemology of Science book cover

    What is Scientific Knowledge?

    An Introduction to Contemporary Epistemology of Science, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin McCain, Kostas Kampourakis

    What is Scientific Knowledge? is a much-needed collection of introductory-level chapters on the epistemology of science.  Renowned historians, philosophers, science educators, and cognitive scientists have authored 19 original contributions specifically for this volume. The chapters, accessible for…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge

  • A Philosopher Goes to the Doctor: A Critical Look at Philosophical Assumptions in Medicine book cover

    A Philosopher Goes to the Doctor

    A Critical Look at Philosophical Assumptions in Medicine, 1st Edition

    By Dien Ho

    This book sheds light on important philosophical assumptions made by professionals working in clinical and research medicine.  In doing so, it aims to make explicit how active philosophy is in medicine and shows how this awareness can result in better and more informed medical research and practice…

    Paperback – 2019-06-27 
    Routledge

  • A Philosophy of Luxury book cover

    A Philosophy of Luxury

    1st Edition

    By Lambert Wiesing

    According to the sociologist Max Weber, luxury is the product "of a refusal of utilitarian orientation toward use", and Theodor Adorno that art is luxury without purpose. What is luxury? Would we rather live in a world with or without luxury? Is someone who finds luxury normal experiencing luxury?…

    Paperback – 2019-06-26 
    Routledge

  • Ethical Responses to Nature’s Call: Reticent Imperatives book cover

    Ethical Responses to Nature’s Call

    Reticent Imperatives, 1st Edition

    By James Magrini

    Arguing for a renewed view of objects and nature, Ethical Responses to Nature’s Call considers how it is possible to understand our ethical duties - in the form of ethical intuitionalism - to nature and the planet by listening to and releasing ourselves over to the call or address of nature.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • John McDowell book cover

    John McDowell

    2nd Edition

    By Tim Thornton

    John McDowell is one of the most widely read philosophers in recent years. His engagement with a philosophy of language, mind and ethics and with philosophers ranging from Aristotle and Wittgenstein to Hegel and Gadamer make him one of the most original and outstanding philosophical thinkers of the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-21 
    Routledge

  • Transhumanism and Nature: A Critique of Technoscience book cover

    Transhumanism and Nature

    A Critique of Technoscience, 1st Edition

    By Robert Frodeman

    This book offers an interdisciplinary account of the role of science and technology in contemporary culture, culminating in a social-political and philosophical critique of transhumanism. Its central claim is that it is past time to restrain the runaway ambitions of technoscientific knowledge. The…

    Hardback – 2019-06-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Morality and Moral Controversies: Readings in Moral, Social and Political Philosophy book cover

    Morality and Moral Controversies

    Readings in Moral, Social and Political Philosophy, 10th Edition

    Edited by Steven Scalet, John Arthur

    Morality and Moral Controversies, 10th Edition challenges students to critically assess today’s leading moral, social, and political issues. And as a comprehensive anthology, it provides students with the tools they need to understand philosophical ideas that are currently shaping our world. The…

    Paperback – 2019-06-20 
    Routledge

  • Ethics and the Contemporary World book cover

    Ethics and the Contemporary World

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Edmonds

    Arguments about ethics often centre on the ‘big’ questions, such as euthanasia and abortion. Whilst these questions are still in the foreground recent years have seen an explosion of new moral problems. Moral and political clashes are now as likely to be about sexuality and gender and the status of…

    Paperback – 2019-06-20 
    Routledge

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