Books tagged: ethics

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 348 results (Try using more keywords)

Eeks - Book 1 of The Eeks Trilogy
Series: Goldiloxians (The Eeks Trilogy). Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,860. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
It's the ultimate breakthrough: a truly humanoid robot. Alarmed by the cost of caring for the aged, the UK Government funds development of robotic e-carers ('Eeks'). This works so well that no-one looks too closely at what the Eeks are doing on their own initiative - even when they promote euthanasia and colonizing a distant planet, that they will find. ['Goldiloxians' contains all 3 books.]
Applied Ethics: The Philosophy of Right and Wrong
Price: Free! Words: 42,080. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 22, 2015 by University of Nottingham. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Applied Ethics: The Philosophy of Right and Wrong is a learning resource from the University of Nottingham that explores what makes our actions and beliefs right or wrong. Authors Dr Isabel Gois and Dr Christopher Woodard explore such topics as; vegetarianism, freedom of speech, abortion, affirmative action, allocating resources and sexual consent.
The Laws of Life: An Exploration of Fundamental Problems in Ethics
Series: Philosophical Works by Danish Thinker Andreas Simonsen. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 28,270. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Free will & determinism
An important 20th century work on ethics. Now available in English for the first time. Danish thinker Andreas Simonsen explores what he considers the three most fundamental problems in ethics: free will versus determinism, happiness versus duty, and humanism versus humility.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,950. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Rosso is a late medieval European adventure story. After many adventures, a bloody battle, friendships made and friendships lost, Rosso takes the road to Rome to try his hand at being a monk. After meeting little Clare, Rosso travels to Paris to meet Cardinal Villeprieux. This story shows how redemption and hope can be found in the most unlikely looking people and the most unexpected places.
They Made Me Say It
Price: Free! Words: 49,550. Language: British English. Published: October 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
We are living in interesting times. We are facing political, economical, societal and ethical issues, big and small. These issues keep influencing the lives of thousands, even millions of people every day, one way or another. And, perhaps even more important, they influence the way some of our fellows perceive the world we all live in. This is a signed copy.
David Brooks' The Road to Character Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
Revised (March, 2016) this summary of David Brooks' Road to Character tackles cultural and personal morals and how these have evolved over time. The book contains concise biographies from people, whom the author believes to have lived a life of character. This is a summary and review of the original book, offering opportunity to enjoy great writings when you might not otherwise have the time.
Simply Business/IT
Series: In Small Doses (Short Story Collections). Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,500. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
This second edition is a unique and imaginative offering of 17 Business and IT stories. This includes works from In Small Doses 1-3 as well as two new stories. * Severity 1 Bride (From In Small Doses #3) — IT Guys and Gals come with baggage from a dating perspective. Find out why. * The Stale Hotel (New!) This hotel will not stop at nothing until each customer gives them a perfect store
One Hundred Poems, Volume III
Price: Free! Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Scandinavian Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Short poems on the topics of feminism, journalism, science fiction and fantasy fandom, in addition to politics and other topics of popular culture.
The Illusion Of Right And Wrong: The Truth About Morality
You set the price! Words: 17,640. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
This book delves into the concepts of how our right and wrong is defined and the author's understanding about right and wrong. It pieces the puzzle together as to what right and wrong actually is, thereby answering age-old questions like, 'Is Man good or bad by nature?' or 'Is morality objective or subjective?'
Doing the Right Thing: Assembly Required
Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Essay » Sociology
This article describes what happens when good people do bad things and what to do about it.