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  • The Politics of Misrecognition book cover

    The Politics of Misrecognition

    1st Edition

    By Majid Yar

    Edited by Simon Thompson

    The past several decades have seen the emergence of a vigorous ongoing debate about the 'politics of recognition'. The initial impetus was provided by the reflections of Charles Taylor and others about the rights to cultural recognition of historically marginalized groups in Western societies.…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Rethinking Political and International Theory

  • Saviour Siblings and the Regulation of Assisted Reproductive Technology: Harm, Ethics and Law book cover

    Saviour Siblings and the Regulation of Assisted Reproductive Technology

    Harm, Ethics and Law, 1st Edition

    By Malcolm K. Smith

    Advances in the field of Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) have been revolutionary. This book focuses on the use of ARTs in the context of families who seek to conceive a matching sibling donor as a source of tissue to treat an existing sick child. Such children have been referred to as '…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Rereading Jean-François Lyotard: Essays on His Later Works book cover

    Rereading Jean-François Lyotard

    Essays on His Later Works, 1st Edition

    By Heidi Bickis

    Edited by Rob Shields

    What does Lyotard's thought offer contemporary theory? By focusing on key concepts and themes from his later texts, such as affect, aesthetics, Andre Malraux, St Paul, nihilism, infancy, space and writing, Rereading Jean-François Lyotard: Essays on His Later Works explores the impact and relevance…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Computer Ethics book cover

    Computer Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Weckert

    The study of the ethical issues related to computer use developed primarily in the 1980s, although a number of important papers were published in previous decades, many of which are contained in this volume. Computer ethics, as the field became known, flourished in the following decades. The…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    The International Library of Essays in Public and Professional Ethics

  • Constitutional Theory: Schmitt after Derrida book cover

    Constitutional Theory: Schmitt after Derrida

    1st Edition

    By Jacques de Ville

    This book advances a new reading of the central works of Carl Schmitt and, in so doing, rethinks the primary concepts of constitutional theory. In this book, Jacques de Ville engages in a close analysis of a number of Schmitt’s texts, including Dictatorship (1921), The Concept of the Political (…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Birkbeck Law Press
    Birkbeck Law Press

  • The Philosophy of Play as Life book cover

    The Philosophy of Play as Life

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wendy Russell, Emily Ryall, Malcolm MacLean

    It is now widely acknowledged that play is central to our lives. As a phenomenon, play poses important questions of reality, subjectivity, competition, inclusion and exclusion. This international collection is the third in a series of books (including The Philosophy of Play and Philosophical…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Hannah Arendt: Legal Theory and the Eichmann Trial book cover

    Hannah Arendt

    Legal Theory and the Eichmann Trial, 1st Edition

    By Peter Burdon

    Hannah Arendt is one of the great outsiders of twentieth-century political philosophy. After reporting on the trial of Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann, Arendt embarked on a series of reflections about how to make judgments and exercise responsibility without recourse to existing law, especially…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Nomikoi: Critical Legal Thinkers

  • Ranciere and Law book cover

    Ranciere and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Monica Lopez Lerma, Julen Etxabe

    This book is the first to approach Jacques Rancière’s work from a legal perspective. A former student of Louis Althusser, Rancière is one of the most important contemporary French philosophers of recent decades: offering an original and path-breaking way to think politics, democracy and aesthetics.…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Nomikoi: Critical Legal Thinkers

  • Organisms and Personal Identity: Individuation and the Work of David Wiggins book cover

    Organisms and Personal Identity

    Individuation and the Work of David Wiggins, 1st Edition

    By A.M. Ferner

    Over his philosophical career, David Wiggins has produced a body of work that, though varied and wide-ranging, stands as a coherent and carefully integrated whole. In this book Ferner examines Wiggins’ conceptualist-realism, his sortal theory ‘D’ and his human being theory in order to assess how…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Biology

  • Darwinism and Pragmatism: William James on Evolution and Self-Transformation book cover

    Darwinism and Pragmatism

    William James on Evolution and Self-Transformation, 1st Edition

    By Lucas McGranahan

    Charles Darwin’s theory of natural selection challenges our very sense of belonging in the world. Unlike prior evolutionary theories, Darwinism construes species as mutable historical products of a blind process that serves no inherent purpose. It also represents a distinctly modern kind of…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Biology

  • Ethics and the Contemporary World book cover

    Ethics and the Contemporary World

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Edmonds

    Arguments about ethics often centre on traditional questions of, for instance, 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…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge

  • Controversies in Criminal Law: Philosophical Essays on Responsibility and Procedure book cover

    Controversies in Criminal Law

    Philosophical Essays on Responsibility and Procedure, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael J. Gorr

    When philosophers have turned their attention to criminal law, they have tended to emphasize problems about the criminalization of acts and the justification for the punishment of those who commit such acts. But there has been a recent wave of significant and exciting philosophical work on issues…

    Hardback – 2019-06-07
    Routledge

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