Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Ethical Life : Fundamental Readings in Ethics and Moral Problems - 2nd edition

Ethical Life : Fundamental Readings in Ethics and Moral Problems (ISBN10: 0199773521; ISBN13: 9780199773527)
ISBN13: 978-0199773527
ISBN10: 0199773521

Summary: Brief yet thorough and affordably priced, The Ethical Life: Fundamental Readings in Ethics and Moral Problems, Second Edition, is ideal for courses in introductory ethics and contemporary moral problems. Featuring forty readings divided into four parts - Value Theory, Normative Ethics,Metaethics, and Moral Problems - it introduces students to ethical theory and a wide range of moral issues. The essays include selections from such historically influential philosophers as Aristotle, Hu
me, Kant, and Mill alongside work by contemporary philosophers like Philippa Foot, Robert Nozick,Peter Singer, and Judith Jarvis Thomson. Detailed section and reading introductions provide helpful contextual information.The second edition adds nine new readings, by Plato, Ayn Rand, A.J. Ayer, Harry Gensler, Alan Dershowitz, Alastair Norcross, Paul Taylor, Thomas Hill, Jr., and Philippa Foot. It also features new subcategories in Part IV. Moral Problems: Euthanasia and a Modest Proposal; Terrorism and Torture; TheTreatment of Non-Humans (Animals and the Environment); Abortion; The Limits of the Law; and Children and Parents. Designed as a companion reader to Russ Shafer-Landau's textbook, The Fundamentals of Ethics, Second Edition, The Ethical Life, Second Edition, is also comprehensive enough to be used onits own.
...show more
Summary: Brief yet thorough and affordably priced, The Ethical Life: Fundamental Readings in Ethics and Moral Problems, Second Edition, is ideal for courses in introductory ethics and contemporary moral problems. Featuring forty readings divided into four parts - Value Theory, Normative Ethics,Metaethics, and Moral Problems - it introduces students to ethical theory and a wide range of moral issues. The essays include selections from such historically influential philosophers as Aristotle, Hume, Kant, and Mill alongside work by contemporary philosophers like Philippa Foot, Robert Nozick,Peter Singer, and Judith Jarvis Thomson. Detailed section and reading introductions provide helpful contextual information.The second edition adds nine new readings, by Plato, Ayn Rand, A.J. Ayer, Harry Gensler, Alan Dershowitz, Alastair Norcross, Paul Taylor, Thomas Hill, Jr., and Philippa Foot. It also features new subcategories in Part IV. Moral Problems: Euthanasia and a Modest Proposal; Terrorism and Torture; TheTreatment of Non-Humans (Animals and the Environment); Abortion; The Limits of the Law; and Children and Parents. Designed as a companion reader to Russ Shafer-Landau's textbook, The Fundamentals of Ethics, Second Edition, The Ethical Life, Second Edition, is also comprehensive enough to be used onits own. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 2ND 12
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Published: 07/01/2011
International: No

View Table of Contents

Other Editions of Ethical Life : Fundamental Readings in Ethics and Moral Problems:


List Price: $49.95
Used $14.99
Used
Save $34.96 (70%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 20 hours and 22 minutes and it ships by Noon CT Monday!
New  Currently Sold Out
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

49 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Ethical Life : Fundamental Readings in Ethics and Moral Problems
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (49)  |  New (8)  |  Like New (6)  |  Very Good (5)  |  Good (19)  |  Acceptable (11)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$14.99
+$3.99 s/h

Very Good
Textbooks.com
Columbia, MO
Ships Ground DIRECTLY from Textbooks.com for $3.99. FREE Ground Shipping over $25! Very good condition (Certified Used). Trackable expedited shipping options available.
$45.51
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
Barnes & Noble.com
Various Shipping Locations, USA
Seller Rating: 5
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
One Planet Books
Columbia, MO
Seller Rating: 4.55
Ships same day or next business day! UPS expedited shipping available (Priority Mail for AK/HI/APO/PO Boxes). Used sticker & some writing and/or highlighting. Used books may not include working access ...show more code or dust jacket ...show less
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Colloquium Bookstore
San Marcos, TX
Seller Rating: 4.59
2011 Paperback Good Satisfaction Guaranteed! PLEASE NOTE: Used books may not include CDs, software, online access codes or other peripherals. Used items have varying degrees of wear, highlighting, ...show more etc. and may not include supplements such as infotrac, CD-ROMS or other web access codes. We always ship best available copy. Orders are processed Monday thru Friday. Please contact with any specific questions. ...show less
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Raiderbooks
Fairborn, OH
Seller Rating: 4.44
2011 Paperback Good Condition! ! ! ! ! ! What a Deal! ! ! ! ! !
$3.79
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
firstclassbooks.com
Little Rock, AR
Seller Rating: 4.07
BOOK IS STAINED!! Used books cannot guarantee unused access codes or working CD's! Ships fast. Expedited shipping 2-4 business days; Standard shipping 7-14 business days. Ships from USA!
$4.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Recycle-A-Textbook
Lexington, KY
Seller Rating: 4.56
0199773521 Very Good! May NOT contain supplemental materials such as CDs, info-trac, access codes, etc. May contain bookstore stickers. Satisfaction Guaranteed! Choose Expedited Shipping for fastest ...show moredelivery! Free USPS Tracking Number. ...show less
$4.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
BookCellar-NH
Nashua, NH
Seller Rating: 4.66
0199773521 Great used condition. We are a tested and proven company with over 1,000,000 satisfied customers since 1997. We ship daily M-F. Choose expedited shipping (if available) for much faster deli ...show morevery. Delivery confirmation on all US orders. ...show less
$4.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
BookCellar-NH
Nashua, NH
Seller Rating: 4.66
0199773521 Has some shelf wear, highlighting, underlining and/or writing. Great used condition. We are a tested and proven company with over 1,000,000 satisfied customers since 1997. We ship daily M-F ...show more. Choose expedited shipping (if available) for much faster delivery. Delivery confirmation on all US orders. ...show less
$5.97
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
LikeNew
spellbound PA
McKeesport, PA
Seller Rating: 4.81
2011-07-01 Paperback 2 Fine 0199773521 LIKE NEW/UNREAD! ! ! Text is Clean and Unmarked! ! ! Has a small black line on the bottom/exterior edge of pages. Tracking is not available for orders shipped ...show moreoutside of the United States. If you would like to track your domestic order please be sure to select the Priority/Expedited Shipping option. ...show less
$6.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
LikeNew
spellbound PA
McKeesport, PA
Seller Rating: 4.81
2011-07-01 Paperback 2 Fine 0199773521 LIKE NEW/UNREAD! ! ! Text is Clean and Unmarked! Has a small black line on edge of pages. Tracking is not available for orders shipped outside of the United St ...show moreates. If you would like to track your domestic order please be sure to select the Priority/Expedited Shipping option. ...show less
$6.50
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Firehouse Liquidation
Vancouver, WA
Seller Rating: 4.23
May NOT include supplemental materials such as CDs and access codes. May include some highlighting or writing. Ships next business day! Choose expedited shipping for delivery in 2-6 business days! Exc ...show moreellent customer service! ...show less
Page:   1     2     3     4     5     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close