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  1. Ethics for Journalists

    By Richard Keeble

    Series: Media Skills

    Ethics for Journalists tackles many of the issues which journalists face in their everyday lives - from the media's supposed obsession with sex, sleaze and sensationalism, to issues of regulation and censorship. Its accessible style and question and answer approach highlights the relevance of...

    Published April 5th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Philosophy, Literature and the Human Good

    By Michael Weston

    In this provocative new examination of the philosophical, moral and religious significance of literature, Michael Weston explores the role of literature in both analytic and continental traditions. He initiates a dialogue between them and investigates the growing importance of these issues for...

    Published March 15th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Artificial Intelligence

    Critical Concepts in Cognitive Science

    Edited by Ronald Chrisley

    Series: Critical Concepts in Cognitive Science

    The scientific field of Artificial Intelligence (AI) began in the 1950s but the concept of artificial intelligence, the idea of something with mind-like attributes, predates it by centuries. This historically rich concept has served as a blueprint for the research into intelligent machines. But it...

    Published December 7th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Environmental Ethics

    An Introduction with Readings

    By John Benson

    Series: Philosophy and the Human Situation

    Presupposing no prior knowledge of philosophy, John Benson introduces the fundamentals of environmental ethics by asking whether a concern with human well-being is an adequate basis for environmental ethics. He encourages the reader to explore this question, considering techniques used to value the...

    Published December 7th 2000 by Routledge

  5. What Happens to History

    The Renewal of Ethics in COntemporary Thought

    Edited by Howard Marchitello

    While the questions of ethics have become increasingly important in recent years for many fields within the humanities, there has been no single volume that seeks to address the emergence of this concern with ethics across the disciplinary spectrum. Given this lack in currently available critical...

    Published December 4th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Human Nature After Darwin

    A Philosophical Introduction

    By Janet Radcliffe Richards

    Human Nature After Darwin is an original investigation of the implications of Darwinism for our understanding of ourselves and our situation. It casts new light on current Darwinian controversies, also providing an introduction to philosophical reasoning and a range of philosophical problems.Janet...

    Published November 16th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Truth, Trust and Medicine

    By Jennifer Jackson

    Truth, Trust and Medicine investigates trust and honesty in medicine. It looks at the doctor-patient relationship, raising questions which disturb notions of patients' autonomy and self-determination, such as withholding information and consent and covert surveillance in care units. It will be of...

    Published November 9th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Ethics and the Built Environment

    Edited by Warwick Fox

    Series: Professional Ethics

    Much has been written in recent years on environmental ethics relating to the more general 'natural' environment but little specifically written about ethics of the built environment. Ethics and the Built Environment responds to this need and offers a debate on the ethical dimension of building in...

    Published November 2nd 2000 by Routledge

  9. Imperialism

    Critical Concepts in Historical Studies

    Edited by Peter Cain, Mark Harrison

    Series: Critical Concepts in Historical Studies

    The philosopher W.B. Gallie argued many years ago that there could be no simple definition of words such as 'freedom' because they embodied what he called 'essentially contested concepts'. They were words whose meaning had to be fought over and whose compteting definitions arose out of political...

    Published October 26th 2000 by Routledge

  10. The Turn to Ethics

    Edited by Marjorie Garber, Beatrice Hanssen, Rebecca L. Walkowitz

    Series: CultureWork: A Book Series from the Center for Literacy and Cultural Studies at Harvard

    What kind of turn is the turn to ethics? A Right turn? A Left turn? A wrong turn? A U-turn? Ethics is back in literary studies, philosophy, and political theory. The philosophers, political theorists, literary critics and physician whose essays are collected here bring the particularities of...

    Published August 11th 2000 by Routledge