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by Andrew Light
<p><i>Environmental Ethics: An Anthology</i> brings together both classic and cutting-edge essays which have formed contemporary environmental ethics, ranging from the welfare of animals versus ecosystems to theories of the intrinsic value of ...
by Robert M. Martin
Epistemology is the philosophical study of knowledge. Without knowledge, scientific enquiry is meaningless and we can’t analyse the world around us. But what exactly is knowledge and how do we obtain it? Should we trust our senses? When is ...Audio Book
by Ernest Sosa
New and thoroughly updated, <i>Epistemology: An Anthology</i> continues to represent the most comprehensive and authoritative collection of canonical readings in the theory of knowledge. <br /> <ul> <li style="list-style: none"><br /> </li> ...
by Linda Martin Alcoff
As well as including the classic papers from the history of epistemology, this distinctive, wide-ranging anthology provides essential coverage of key contemporary challenges to that tradition. ...
by Arthur Schopenhauer
One of the greatest philosophers of the nineteenth century, Schopenhauer (1788-1860) believed that human action is determined not by reason but by 'will' - the blind and irrational desire for physical existence. This selection of his writings on
by Arthur;Bickford-Smith, Cor Schopenhauer
Schopenhauer believed that human action is determined not by reason but by 'will' - the blind and irrational desire for physical existence. These writings depict individuals struggling in a Godless world, in which art, morality and ...
by Martin Heidegger
Martin Heidegger is one of the most important and influential philosophers of the 20th Century. A major figure in the development of phenomenology, his work also profoundly influenced many of the intellectual movements that followed in his wake,
Basic Reasoning Skills for the 21st Century
by Ronald C. Pine
by Andrew Linzey
by Joan C. Callahan
by Benedict Spinoza
Published shortly after his death, the Ethics is undoubtedly Spinoza's greatest work - an elegant, fully cohesive philosophical system that strives to provide a coherent picture of reality, and to comprehend the meaning of an ethical life. ...
A Very Short Introduction
by Simon Blackburn
Our self-image as moral, well-behaved creatures is dogged by scepticism, relativism, hypocrisy, and nihilism, by the fear that in a Godless world science has unmasked us as creatures fated by our genes to be selfish and tribalistic, or ...
by Peter A. French
by Peter Singer
In this book of brief essays, Singer applies his controversial ways of thinking to issues like climate change, extreme poverty, animals, abortion, euthanasia, human genetic selection, sports doping, the sale of kidneys, the ethics of high-priced
by Robert Doran
In <i>The Ethics of Theory</i>, Robert Doran offers the first broad assessment of the ethical challenges of Critical Theory across the humanities and social sciences, calling into question the sharp dichotomy typically drawn between the ...
by Hagi Kenaan
by Ibo van de Poel
Featuring a wide range of international case studies, <i>Ethics, Technology, and Engineering</i> presents a unique and systematic approach for engineering students to deal with the ethical issues that are increasingly inherent in engineering ...
by Helene Cixous
"I get up every day with one day more," says Eve, the writer's 97-year-old mother. She is escaping into the New Life and the writer must race to catch up. As things slip away and fall into oblivion, as her mother's world and thus her own ...
by Daniel Klein
A humorous and philosophical trip through life, from the New York Times-bestselling author of <i>Travels with Epicurus. </i> As a young college student studying philosophy, Klein filled a notebook with short quotes from the world's greatest ...