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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Applied Ethics

    Critical Concepts in Philosophy

    Edited by Ruth Chadwick, Doris Schroeder

    Series: Critical Concepts in Philosophy

    Applied ethics has become established as a distinct area of study, but its methodology and practicality are still matters of controversy. This collection examines how the field has developed over the last fifty years, by bringing together those articles that have been seminal in the development of...

    Published December 5th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Science and Technology Ethics

    By Dr Raymond E.Spier, Raymond E. Spier

    Series: Professional Ethics

    Science and Technology Ethics re-examines the ethics by which we live and asks the question: do we have in place the ethical guidelines through which we can incorporate these developments with the minimum of disruption and disaffection? It assesses the ethical systems in place and proposes new...

    Published November 14th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Antonio Gramsci

    Critical Assessments of Leading Political Philosophers

    Edited by James Martin

    Series: Critical Assessments of Leading Political Philosophers

    From the sociology of modern capitalism to state theory and cultural and media studies, Gramsci's ideas have become a central component of mainstream social and political thought since the publication of his writings, in English, in the 1960s. In particular, his concept of 'hegemony', denoting the...

    Published September 26th 2001 by Routledge

  8. The Many Faces of Evil

    Historical Perspectives

    Edited by Amelie Rorty

    This is the first anthology to present the full range of the many forms evil. Amelie Rorty has assembled a collection of readings that include not only the most common forms of evil, such as vice, sin, cruelty and crime, but also some which are less well known, such disobedience and willfulness....

    Published May 23rd 2001 by Routledge

  9. Wickedness

    2nd Edition

    By Dr Mary Midgley, Mary Midgley

    Series: Routledge Classics

    To look into the darkness of the human soul is a frightening venture. Here Mary Midgley does so, with her customary brilliance and clarity. In Wickedness she sets out to delineate not so much the nature of wickedness as its actual sources. Midgley's analysis proves that the capacity for real...

    Published May 17th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Wickedness

    2nd Edition

    By Dr Mary Midgley, Mary Midgley

    Series: Routledge Classics

    To look into the darkness of the human soul is a frightening venture. Here Mary Midgley does so, with her customary brilliance and clarity. Midgley's analysis proves that the capacity for real wickedness is an inevitable part of human nature. This is not however a blanket acceptance of evil. Out of...

    Published May 17th 2001 by Routledge