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  1. Bodies for Sale

    Ethics and Exploitation in the Human Body Trade

    By Stephen Wilkinson

    Bodies for Sale: Ethics and Exploitation in the Human Body Trade explores the philosophical and practical issues raised by activities such as surrogacy and organ trafficking. Stephen Wilkinson asks what is it that makes some commercial uses of the body controversial, whether the arguments against...

    Published March 27th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Living Philosophy

    An Introduction to Moral Thought, 3rd Edition

    By Ray Billington

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 20th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Heart and Mind

    The Varieties of Moral Experience, 3rd Edition

    By Mary Midgley, Mary Midgley

    Series: Routledge Classics

    With a new introduction by the author. It is a book of superb spirit and style, more entertaining than a work of philosophy has any right to be.’ – Times Literary Supplement. Throughout our lives we are making moral choices. Some decisions simply direct our everyday comings and goings; others...

    Published February 6th 2003 by Routledge

  4. On the Meaning of Life

    By John Cottingham

    Series: Thinking in Action

    The question 'What is the meaning of life?' is one of the most fascinating, oldest and most difficult questions human beings have ever posed themselves. In an increasingly secularized culture, it remains a question to which we are ineluctably and powerfully drawn.Drawing skillfully on a wealth of...

    Published November 14th 2002 by Routledge

  5. In Search of Human Nature

    By Mary E. Clark

    Human Nature offers a wide-ranging and holistic view of human nature from all perspectives: scientific, historical, and sociological. Mary Clark takes the most recent data from a dozen or more fields, and works it together with clarifying anecdotes and thought-provoking images to challenge...

    Published October 17th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Liberalism

    Critical Concepts in Political Science

    Edited by G.W. Smith

    Series: Critical Concepts in Political Science

    Encompassing the relationship between the state and the individual, society and the individual, the nature of freedom and the concept of the person, this four-volume set covers the main tenets of the liberal tradition. The collection includes material from the rich background and history of...

    Published September 26th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Aesthetics and the Environment

    The Appreciation of Nature, Art and Architecture

    By Allen Carlson

    Traditional aesthetics is often associated with the appreciation of art, Allen Carlson shows how much of our aesthetic experience does not encompass art but nature. He argues that knowledge of what it is we are appreciating is essential to having an appropriate aesthetic experience and that...

    Published September 26th 2002 by Routledge

  8. The Importance of Being Understood

    Folk Psychology as Ethics

    By Adam Morton

    Series: International Library of Philosophy

    The Importance of Being Understood is an innovative and thought-provoking exploration of the links between the way we think about each other's mental states and the fundamentally cooperative nature of everyday life.Adam Morton begins with a consideration of 'folk psychology', the tendency to...

    Published September 26th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Genes: A Philosophical Inquiry

    By Gordon Graham

    'It's all in the genes'. Is this true, and if so, what is all in the genes? Genes: A Philosophical Inquiry is a crystal clear and highly informative guide to a debate none of us can afford to ignore.Beginning with a much-needed overview of the relationship between science and technology, Gordon...

    Published August 12th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Beast and Man

    The Roots of Human Nature

    By Mary Midgley

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Philosophers have traditionally concentrated on the qualities that make human beings different from other species. In Beast and Man Mary Midgley, one of our foremost intellectuals, stresses continuities. What makes people tick? Largely, she asserts, the same things as animals. She tells us humans...

    Published July 11th 2002 by Routledge