Does Anything Really Matter

Author: Peter Singer
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199653836
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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: 0198778600
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Derek Parfit presents the third volume of On What Matters, his landmark work of moral philosophy. Parfit develops further his influential treatment of reasons, normativity, the meaning of moral discourse, and the status of morality.

Reading Parfit

Author: Senior Lecturer in Philosophy Simon Kirchin
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 135184718X
Size: 26.47 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.

Do Parents Matter

Author: Robert LeVine
Publisher: Souvenir Press Ltd
ISBN: 0285643673
Size: 56.44 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.

Freakonomics

Author: Steven D. Levitt
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141928735
Size: 11.11 MB
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Cult bestseller, new buzz word... Freakonomics is at the heart of everything we see and do and the subjects that bedevil us daily: from parenting to crime, sport to politics, fat to cheating, fear to traffic jams.

The Norton Introduction To Philosophy

Author: Gideon Rosen
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393932206
Size: 46.30 MB
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This text features an impressive array of readings, including 25 specially-commissioned essays by prominent philosophers.

The Point Of View Of The Universe

Author: Katarzyna de Lazari-Radek
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199603693
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Tests the views and metaphor of 19th-century utilitarian philosopher Henry Sidgwick against a variety of contemporary views on ethics, determining that they are defensible and thus providing a defense of objectivism in ethics and of ...

Do All Lives Matter

Author: Wayne Gordon
Publisher: Baker Books
ISBN: 149341075X
Size: 79.40 MB
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Movements such as Black Lives Matter have arisen in response to recent displays of violence and mistreatment, and some of us defensively answer back, "All lives matter." But do they? Really? This book is an exploration of that question.

One Day We Ll All Be Dead And None Of This Will Matter

Author: Scaachi Koul
Publisher: Picador
ISBN: 1250121078
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Alongside these personal stories are pointed observations about life as a woman of color: where every aspect of her appearance is open for critique, derision, or outright scorn; where strict gender rules bind in both Western and Indian ...