Blackwell Public Philosophy Series Your invitation to the world beyond news fl ashes and sound bites, and into public wisdom
Terrorism and CounterTerrorism Ethics and Liberal Democracy
This book provides sobering analyses of the nature of terrorism and the moral justifi cation – or lack thereof – of terrorist actions and counter-terrorism measures in today’s world.
176 pages 978-1-4051-3942-7 HB £45.00 978-1-40513943-4 PB £15.99
Doubting Darwin? Creationist Designs on Evolution
Noted biologist and philosopher Sahotra Sarkar exposes the frauds and fallacies of Intelligent Design Theory, and its claim to be ‘good science’.
232 pages 978-1-4051-5490-1 HB £40.00 978-1-4051-5491-8 PB £12.99
Permission to Steal Revealing the Roots of Corporate Scandal
LISA H. NEWTON
Citing recent examples including Enron, Arthur Andersen, and WorldCom, Permission to Steal explores what went wrong and advocates a universal reassessment of what is considered “good” in corporate America.
112 pages 978-1-4051-4539-8 HB £40.00 978-1-4051-4540-4 PB £7.99
Torture and the Ticking Bomb
This timely and passionate book is the fi rst to address itself to Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz’s controversial arguments for the limited use of interrogational torture and its legalisation.
136 pages 978-1-4051-6201-2 HB £45.00 978-1-4051-6202-9 PB £9.99
In Defense of Dolphins
THOMAS I. WHITE
Have humans been sharing the planet with other intelligent life for millions of years without realizing it? In Defense of Dolphins combines accessible science and philosophy, surveying the latest research on dolphin intelligence and social behavior, to advocate for their ethical treatment.
248 pages 978-1-4051-5778-0 HB £45.00 978-1-4051-5779-7 PB £13.99
The Extinction of Desire
The Extinction of Desire blends Buddhist philosophy and fi ction to map the course of one man’s voyage to uncover the fundamental truths about what is really valuable in life.
224 pages 978-1-4051-4849-8 HB £40.00 978-1-4051-4850-4 PB £14.99
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