Philosophy: Political Philosophy

  • Markets, Ethics, and Business Ethics book cover

    Markets, Ethics, and Business Ethics

    2nd Edition

    By Steven Scalet

    This book introduces a study of ethics and values to develop a deeper understanding of markets, business, and economic life. Its distinctive feature is its thorough integration across personal and institutional perspectives; across applied ethics and political philosophy; and across philosophy,…

    Paperback – 2018-07-23
    Routledge

  • Disability with Dignity: Justice, Human Rights and Equal Status book cover

    Disability with Dignity

    Justice, Human Rights and Equal Status, 1st Edition

    By Linda Barclay

    Philosophical interest in disability is rapidly expanding. Philosophers are beginning to grasp the complexity of disability—as a category, with respect to well-being and as a marker of identity. However, the philosophical literature on justice and human rights has often been limited in scope and…

    Hardback – 2018-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Applied Ethics

  • Ritual, Emotion, Violence: Studies on the Micro-Sociology of Randall Collins book cover

    Ritual, Emotion, Violence

    Studies on the Micro-Sociology of Randall Collins, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elliott B. Weininger, Annette Lareau, Omar Lizardo

    Microsociologists seek to capture social life as it is experienced, and in recent decades no one has championed the microsociological approach more fiercely than Randall Collins. The pieces in this exciting volume offer fresh and original insights into key aspects of Collins’ thought, and of…

    Paperback – 2018-07-19
    Routledge

  • The Mental Basis of Responsibility book cover

    The Mental Basis of Responsibility

    1st Edition

    By Walter Glannon

    This title was first published in 2002: This book is an analysis of the ways in which mental states ground attributions of responsibility to persons. Particular features of the book include: attention to the agent’s epistemic capacity for beliefs about the foreseeable consequences of actions and…

    Hardback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Law, Obligation, Community book cover

    Law, Obligation, Community

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Matthews, Scott Veitch

    Against an ever-expanding and diversifying ‘rights talk’, this book re-opens the question of obligation from not only legal but also ethical, sociological and political perspectives. Its premise is that obligation has a primacy ahead of rights, because rights attach to practices and modes of being…

    Hardback – 2018-06-27
    Routledge
    Critical Studies in Jurisprudence

  • The Ethics of Climate Change: An Introduction book cover

    The Ethics of Climate Change

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Byron Williston

    The Ethics of Climate Change: An Introduction systematically and comprehensively examines the ethical issues surrounding arguably the greatest threat now facing humanity. Williston addresses important questions such as: Has humanity entered the Anthropocene? Is climate change primarily an ethical…

    Paperback – 2018-06-27
    Routledge
    The Ethics of ...

  • Rawls and the Environmental Crisis book cover

    Rawls and the Environmental Crisis

    1st Edition

    By Dominic Welburn

    The liberal political theorist John Rawls, despite remaining largely silent on ‘green concerns’, was writing during a time of increasing awareness that the ecological stability of the earth is being compromised by human activity. Rawls’s reluctance to engage with such concerns, however, has not…

    Paperback – 2018-06-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Reassessing Marx’s Social and Political Philosophy: Freedom, Recognition, and Human Flourishing book cover

    Reassessing Marx’s Social and Political Philosophy

    Freedom, Recognition, and Human Flourishing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Kandiyali

    Interest in the study of Marx’s thought has shown a revival in recent years, with a number of newly established academic societies, conferences, and journals dedicated to discussing his thought. This book brings together distinguished and up-and-coming scholars to provide a major re-evaluation of…

    Hardback – 2018-06-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Philosophy

  • Unproductive Labour in Political Economy: The History of an Idea book cover

    Unproductive Labour in Political Economy

    The History of an Idea, 1st Edition

    By Cosimo Perrotta

    Contemporary mainstream economists see social wealth as the sum of individual incomes, but for three centuries many economists saw wealth as consisting of the public and private resources of a nation. This led them to explore the idea of unproductive labour, which provides a nation with an…

    Hardback – 2018-06-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

  • Resolving Security Dilemmas: A Constructivist Explanation of the INF Treaty book cover

    Resolving Security Dilemmas

    A Constructivist Explanation of the INF Treaty, 1st Edition

    By Brian Frederking

    This title was first published 2000:  The book applies constructivist arguments about culture, norms and identity to explain the superpower negotiations that produced the INF Treaty. It contributes to the constructivist research program in two ways. First, it develops a speech act model of…

    Hardback – 2018-06-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Routledge Handbook of the Ethics of Consent book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of the Ethics of Consent

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Schaber, Andreas Müller

      While the importance of consent has been discussed widely over the last few decades, interest in its study has received renewed attention in recent years, particularly regarding medical treatment, clinical research and sexual acts. The Routledge Handbook of the Ethics of Consent is an…

    Hardback – 2018-06-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Applied Ethics

  • Ecological Integrity and Global Governance: Science, ethics and the law book cover

    Ecological Integrity and Global Governance

    Science, ethics and the law, 1st Edition

    By Laura Westra

    It is increasingly argued that a focus on environmental sustainability is fundamental to effective and equitable governance, and ultimately for the good of mankind. This book argues that, in the face increasing environmental challenges, it is essential to recognise the role that ecological…

    Paperback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International Environmental Law

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