Does Anything Really Matter

Author: Peter Singer
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199653836
Size: 24.34 MB
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In the first two volumes of On What Matters Derek Parfit argues that there are objective moral truths, and other normative truths about what we have reasons to believe, and to want, and to do.

On What Matters

Author: Derek Parfit
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199572801
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This is the follow-up to Derek Parfit's 1984 book 'Reasons and Persons'.

Reading Parfit

Author: Senior Lecturer in Philosophy Simon Kirchin
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 135184718X
Size: 71.55 MB
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Reading Parfit will be central reading for students of ethics and anyone seeking a deeper understanding of one of the most important works of philosophy published in the last fifty years.

Reasons And Persons

Author: Derek Parfit
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191622443
Size: 14.19 MB
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This book challenges, with several powerful arguments, some of our deepest beliefs about rationality, morality, and personal identity.

Do Parents Matter

Author: Robert LeVine
Publisher: Souvenir Press Ltd
ISBN: 0285643673
Size: 61.47 MB
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This is the most in-depth survey of parenting practices across the world, and it has profound lessons for how parents should think about their children and families.

Ethics In The Real World

Author: Peter Singer
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400882850
Size: 60.80 MB
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Provocative and original, these essays will challenge—and possibly change—your beliefs about a wide range of real-world ethical questions.

Everything Matters

Author: Ron Currie
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101050927
Size: 19.16 MB
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" -Janet Maslin, The New York Times In this novel rich in character, Junior Thibodeau grows up in rural Maine in a time of Atari, baseball cards, pop Catholicism, and cocaine.

Does It Matter

Author: Nicholas G. Carr
Publisher: Harvard Business Press
ISBN: 1422129527
Size: 64.37 MB
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An acclaimed business writer and thinker, Nicholas G. Carr is a former executive editor of the Harvard Business Review.

Why Animals Matter

Author: Marian Stamp Dawkins
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199587825
Size: 65.86 MB
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In the vein of Temple Grandin's work, Dawkins explains that this welfare must be made to work in practice to have any effect, and cannot be tinged by anthropomorphism and claims of animal consciousness, which lack firm empirical evidence ...