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  1. Immanuel Kant

    Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals in Focus

    Edited by Lawrence Pasternack

    The Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals^ is one of the most important works of moral philosophy ever written, and Kant's most widely read work. It attempts to demonstrate that morality has its foundation in reason and that our wills are free from both natural necessity and the power of desire....

    Published June 19th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Man Meets Dog

    By Konrad Lorenz

    Series: Routledge Classics

    In this wonderful book, the famous scientist and best-selling author, Konrad Lorenz, 'the man who talked with animals', enlightens and entertains us with his illustrated account of the unique relationship between humans and their pets. Displaying Lorenz's customary humanity and expert knowledge of...

    Published May 8th 2002 by Routledge

  3. A Short History of Ethics

    A History of Moral Philosophy from the Homeric Age to the 20th Century

    By Alasdair MacIntyre

    Series: Routledge Classics

    A Short History of Ethics has over the past thirty years become a key philosophical contribution to studies on morality and ethics. Alasdair MacIntyre writes a new preface for this second edition which looks at the book 'thirty years on' and considers its impact. A Short History of Ethics guides...

    Published May 8th 2002 by Routledge

  4. King Solomon's Ring

    2nd Edition

    By Konrad Lorenz

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Solomon, the legend goes, had a magic ring which enabled him to speak to the animals in their own language. Konrad Lorenz was gifted with a similar power of understanding the animal world. He was that rare beast, a brilliant scientist who could write (and indeed draw) beautifully. He did more than...

    Published May 8th 2002 by Routledge

  5. On Aggression

    By Konrad Lorenz

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Konrad Lorenz was the author of some of the most popular books ever published about animals, including the best-selling Man Meets Dog and King Solomon's Ring. On Aggression is one of his finest works, as well as the most controversial. Through an insightful and characteristically entertaining...

    Published May 8th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Forgiveness and Revenge

    By Trudy Govier

    Forgiveness and Revenge is a powerful exploration of our attitudes to serious wrongdoings and a careful examination of the values that underlie our thinking about revenge and forgiveness.From adulterous spouses to terrorist factions, we are surrounded by wrongdoing, yet we rarely agree which...

    Published April 24th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Why Good is Good

    The Sources of Morality

    By Robert Hinde

    Where do our moral beliefs come from? Theologians and scientists provide often conflicting answers. Robert Hinde resolves these conflicts to offer a groundbreaking, multidisciplinary response, drawing on psychology, philosophy, evolutionary biology and social anthropology.Hinde argues that...

    Published February 20th 2002 by Routledge

  8. A Common Humanity

    Thinking about Love and Truth and Justice

    By Raimond Gaita

    The Holocaust and attempts to deny it, racism, murder, the case of Mary Bell. How can we include these and countless other examples of evil within our vision of a common humanity? These painful human incongruities are precisely what Raimond Gaita boldly harmonizes in his powerful new book, A Common...

    Published January 17th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Environmental Culture

    The Ecological Crisis of Reason

    By Val Plumwood

    Series: Environmental Philosophies

    In this much-needed account of what has gone wrong in our thinking about the environment, Val Plumwood digs at the roots of environmental degradation. She argues that we need to see nature as an end itself, rather than an instrument to get what we want. Using a range of examples, Plumwood presents...

    Published December 19th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Case Histories in Business Ethics

    Edited by Chris Megone, Simon J. Robinson

    Case Histories in Business Ethics illustrates and extends the role of case histories in the teaching and study of business ethics. Typically, case histories are used to illustrate assertions or arguments, or to stimulate debate about an issue within business ethics. This volume examines that role,...

    Published December 19th 2001 by Routledge