375 books (19 pages) in this category


Endocrine Physiology 5E

by Molina

ISBN: 9781260019353

Binding: Paperback


Enneads, The

by Plotinus

Regarded as the founder of Neo-Platonism, Plotinus (AD 204-70) was the last great philosopher of antiquity, producing 0works that proved in many ways a precursor to Renaissance thought. Plotinus was convinced of the existence of a state of ...

ISBN: 9780140445206

Binding: Paperback


Environmental Philosophy

An Introduction

by Simon P. James

<p>Climate change, habitat loss, rising extinction rates - such problems call for more than just new policies and practices. They raise fundamental questions about the world and our place in it. What, for instance, is the natural world? Do we ...

ISBN: 9780745645476

Binding: Paperback


Essays And Aphorisms

by Arthur Schopenhauer

One of the greatest philosophers of the nineteenth century, Schopenhauer (1788-1860) believed that human action is determined not by reason but by 'will' - the blind and irrational desire for physical existence. This selection of his writings on

ISBN: 9780140442274

Binding: Paperback


Essays And Aphorisms

by Arthur;Bickford-Smith, Cor Schopenhauer

Schopenhauer believed that human action is determined not by reason but by 'will' - the blind and irrational desire for physical existence. These writings depict individuals struggling in a Godless world, in which art, morality and ...

ISBN: 9780141395913

Binding: Hardback


Essential Logic

Basic Reasoning Skills for the 21st Century

by Ronald C. Pine

ISBN: 9780195155051

Binding: Paperback


Ethical Issues in Professional Life

by Joan C. Callahan

ISBN: 9780195050264

Binding: Paperback



by Benedict Spinoza

Published shortly after his death, the Ethics is undoubtedly Spinoza's greatest work - an elegant, fully cohesive philosophical system that strives to provide a coherent picture of reality, and to comprehend the meaning of an ethical life. ...

ISBN: 9780140435719

Binding: Paperback



A Very Short Introduction

by Simon Blackburn

Our self-image as moral, well-behaved creatures is dogged by scepticism, relativism, hypocrisy, and nihilism, by the fear that in a Godless world science has unmasked us as creatures fated by our genes to be selfish and tribalistic, or ...

ISBN: 9780192804426

Binding: Paperback


Ethics in the Real World: 87 Brief Essays on Things that Matter

by Peter Singer

In this book of brief essays, Singer applies his controversial ways of thinking to issues like climate change, extreme poverty, animals, abortion, euthanasia, human genetic selection, sports doping, the sale of kidneys, the ethics of high-priced

ISBN: 9781925603002

Binding: Paperback


Everyday Ethics

by Dr Simon Longstaff

Do I buy eggs laid by free-range chooks or the cheaper ones from caged birds? Do I tell my best friend I saw her boyfriend kissing another girl? Do I lie to my mum by telling her I will wear the jumper she bought me, even though it's the ugliest

ISBN: 9781925183429

Binding: Paperback


Existentialism: All That Matters

by David Cerbone

ISBN: 9781473601437

Binding: Paperback



Embracing Life in all its Uncertainty

by Tim Costello

<DIV><P>In a world that is so often challenging, with events that cause us all to wonder what is going on, Tim Costello takes us on a journey through the notion of faith and how we all need to believe in something greater than ourselves, no ...

ISBN: 9781743791929

Binding: Hardback


Famine, Affluence, and Morality

by Peter Singer

ISBN: 9780190219208

Binding: Hardback


Fifty Thinkers Who Shaped the Modern World

by Stephen Trombley

<i>Fifty Thinkers Who Shaped the Modern World</i> profiles fifty landmark philosophers, scientists, political, social theorists and spiritual leaders whose ideas have defined the age we live in. ...

ISBN: 9781782390923

Binding: Paperback


Finding Sanctuary

Monastic steps for Everyday Life

by Christopher Jamison

ISBN: 9780753821497

Binding: Paperback


First as Tragedy, Then as Farce

by Slavoj Zizek

Billions of dollars were hastily poured into the global banking system in a frantic attempt at financial stabilisation. So why has it not been possible to bring the same forces to bear in addressing world poverty and environmental crisis' In ...

ISBN: 9781786635938

Binding: Paperback



by Olga Tokarczuk

<i>Flights</i> is a series of imaginative and mesmerising meditations on travel in all its forms, not only the philosophy and meaning of travel, but also fascinating anecdotes that take us out of ourselves, and back to ourselves.Olga Tokarczuk ...

ISBN: 9781925603149

Binding: Paperback


Fools, Frauds and Firebrands

by Roger Scruton

The thinkers who have been most influential on the attitudes of the New Left are examined in this study by one of the leading critics of leftist orientations in modern Western civilization. Scruton begins with a ruthless analysis of New Leftism ...

ISBN: 9781472965219

Binding: Paperback