Philosophy: Ethics Philosophy

  • Liberty and the Ecological Crisis: Freedom on a Finite Planet book cover

    Liberty and the Ecological Crisis

    Freedom on a Finite Planet, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher J. Orr, Kaitlin Kish, Bruce Jennings

    This book examines the concept of liberty in relation to civilization’s ability to live within ecological limits. Freedom, in all its renditions – choice, thought, action – has become inextricably linked to our understanding of what it means to be modern citizens. And yet, it is our relatively…

    Paperback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Aesthetics, Imagination and the Unity of Experience book cover

    Aesthetics, Imagination and the Unity of Experience

    1st Edition

    By R.K. Elliott, edited by Paul Crowther

    This is the first book to gather together R. K. Elliott's important essays on aesthetics. These essays put forward a number of common themes that together constitute a unified approach to aesthetics. A theory of imagination is developed and ideas concerning the practice of art criticism are…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice book cover

    Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Carr

    Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice is a pioneering collection of essays focused on the place of character and virtue in professional practice. Professional practices usually have codes of conduct designed to ensure good conduct; but while such codes may be necessary and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Psychoanalysis, Classic Social Psychology and Moral Living: Let the Conversation Begin book cover

    Psychoanalysis, Classic Social Psychology and Moral Living

    Let the Conversation Begin, 1st Edition

    By Paul Marcus

    In Psychoanalysis, Classic Social Psychology and Moral Living: Let the Conversation Begin, Paul Marcus uniquely draws on psychoanalysis and social psychology to examine what affects the ethical decisions people make in their everyday life. Psychoanalysis traditionally looks at early experiences,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Toward a Pragmatist Metaethics book cover

    Toward a Pragmatist Metaethics

    1st Edition

    By Diana Heney

    In our current social landscape, moral questions—about economic disparity, disadvantaging biases, and scarcity—are rightly receiving attention with a sense of urgency. This book argues that classical pragmatism offers a compelling and useful account of our engagement with moral life. The key…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Philosophical Ethology of Vinciane Despret book cover

    The Philosophical Ethology of Vinciane Despret

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brett Buchanan, Matthew Chrulew, Jeffrey Bussolini

    Vinciane Despret is a Belgian philosopher whose work proposes new questions and approaches to human-animal relations. Of central importance to her thought is an intellectual and cultural proposal to allow animals to show their agency and allow them to be interesting. With genuine curiosity, Despret…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Philosophical Ethology of Roberto Marchesini book cover

    The Philosophical Ethology of Roberto Marchesini

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey Bussolini, Brett Buchanan, Matthew Chrulew

    Roberto Marchesini is an Italian philosopher and ethologist whose work is significant for the rethinking of animality and human–animal relations. Throughout such important books as Il dio Pan (1988), Il concetto di soglia (1996), Post-human (2002), Intelligenze plurime (2008), Epifania animale (…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Vulnerability, Autonomy, and Applied Ethics book cover

    Vulnerability, Autonomy, and Applied Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christine Straehle

    Vulnerability is an important concern of moral philosophy, political philosophy and many discussions in applied ethics. Yet the concept itself—what it is and why it is morally salient—is under-theorized. Vulnerability, Autonomy, and Applied Ethics brings together theorists working on…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Philosophical Ethology of Dominique Lestel book cover

    The Philosophical Ethology of Dominique Lestel

    1st Edition

    Edited by Matthew Chrulew, Jeffrey Bussolini, Brett Buchanan

    Dominique Lestel is a French philosopher whose work is significant for the rethinking of animality and human-animal relations. Throughout such important books as L’Animalité (1996), Les Origines animales de la culture (2001) and L’Animal singulier (2004), he offers a fierce critique of reductive,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Punishment in the Era of Mass Incarceration book cover

    Rethinking Punishment in the Era of Mass Incarceration

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Surprenant

    One of the most important problems faced by the United States is addressing its broken criminal justice system. This collection of essays offers a thorough examination of incarceration as a form of punishment. In addition to focusing on the philosophical aspects related to punishment, the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Violence and Messianism: Jewish Philosophy and the Great Conflicts of the Twentieth Century book cover

    Violence and Messianism

    Jewish Philosophy and the Great Conflicts of the Twentieth Century, 1st Edition

    By Petar Bojanić

    Violence and Messianism looks at how some of the figures of the so-called Renaissance of "Jewish" philosophy between the two world wars - Franz Rosenzweig, Walter Benjamin and Martin Buber - grappled with problems of violence, revolution and war. At once inheriting and breaking with the great…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Perspectives on Ignorance from Moral and Social Philosophy book cover

    Perspectives on Ignorance from Moral and Social Philosophy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rik Peels

    This edited collection focuses on the moral and social dimensions of ignorance—an undertheorized category in analytic philosophy. Contributors address such issues as the relation between ignorance and deception, ignorance as a moral excuse, ignorance as a legal excuse, and the relation between…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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