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  1. The Essential Mary Midgley

    Edited by David Midgley

    Feared and admired in equal measure, Mary Midgley has carefully yet profoundly challenged many of the scientific and moral orthodoxies of the twentieth century. The Essential Mary Midgley collects for the first time the very best of this famous philosopher's work, described by the Financial Times...

    Published May 26th 2005 by Routledge

  2. The Self, the Soul and the Psychology of Good and Evil

    By Ilham Dilman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

    The way an individual's psychology is intertwined with their morality is the subject of this fascinating book from the pen of the late Ilham Dilman.Dilman convincingly argues that evil, though it cannot be reduced to psychological terms (it is a moral concept) is explicable in terms of an...

    Published May 17th 2005 by Routledge

  3. On the Public

    By Alastair Hannay

    Series: Thinking in Action

    The media often talk about public opinion, the 'American' or 'British' public, or the movie-going public. A public can hold an opinion and be divided. What is the public and where did it come from? Is there one public or many? Is the very idea of the public a myth?In this fascinating book, Alastair...

    Published March 23rd 2005 by Routledge

  4. The Moral Law

    Groundwork of the Metaphysics of Morals, 2nd Edition

    By Immanuel Kant

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Few books have had as great an impact on intellectual history as Kant's The Moral Law. In its short compass one of the greatest minds in the history of philosophy attempts to identify the fundamental principle 'morality' that governs human action. Supported by a clear introduction and detailed...

    Published January 18th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Environmental Philosophy

    Critical Concepts in the Environment

    Edited by J. Baird Callicott, Clare Palmer

    Series: Critical Concepts in the Environment

    This collection gathers classic, influential, and important papers in environmental philosophy from the late 1960s and early 1970s (when academic environmental philosophy began to coalesce) to the present. The volumes explore environmental ethics, epistemological, metaphysical, and comparative...

    Published December 2nd 2004 by Routledge

  6. Good and Evil

    An Absolute Conception, 2nd Edition

    By Raimond Gaita

    Raimond Gaita's Good and Evil is one of the most important, original and provocative books on the nature of morality to have been published in recent years. It is essential reading for anyone interested in what it means to talk about good and evil. Gaita argues that questions about...

    Published August 26th 2004 by Routledge

  7. Is Nothing Sacred?

    Edited by Ben Rogers

    We call many things sacred, from cows, churches and paintings to flags and burial grounds. Is it still meaningful to talk of things being sacred, or is the idea merely a relic of a bygone religious age? Does everything - and every life - have its price? Is Nothing Sacred? is a stimulating and...

    Published August 20th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Genetically Modified Athletes

    Biomedical Ethics, Gene Doping and Sport

    By Andy Miah

    Series: Ethics and Sport

    In a provocative analysis of sport ethics and human values, Genetically Modified Athletes imagines the brave new world of sport. The internationally acclaimed book examines this issue at a crucial time in its theorisation, questioning the very cornerstone of sporting and medical ethics, asking...

    Published July 15th 2004 by Routledge

  9. On Cloning

    By John Harris

    Series: Thinking in Action

    Cloning - few words have as much potential to grip our imagination or grab the headlines. No longer the stuff of science fiction or Star Wars - it is happening now. Yet human cloning is currently banned throughout the world, and therapeutic cloning banned in many countries. In this highly...

    Published June 16th 2004 by Routledge

  10. On Personality

    By Peter Goldie

    Series: Thinking in Action

    Warm, sensitive, creative, outgoing, cheeky, creepy. Scan any personal ads page and it's clear that to get a life you need a personality first. It is also a notion with a long and often bizarre history: in early Greece and medieval Europe, it was thought to depend on the balance of bile in the body...

    Published June 16th 2004 by Routledge