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Morality: Its Nature and Justification, Gert, Bernard
1 Gert, Bernard Morality: Its Nature and Justification
New York Oxford University Press 2005 0195176901 / 9780195176902 Revised Paperback Near Fine Octavo 
438 pp. Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers; spine a little sunned. Internally as new. "In this new edition, Gert perfects the consistency of his views by presenting his argument in greater detail; he also revises the text in light of a critical book and two symposia dedicated to his theory that have surfaced since the book's last publication. This is the definitive edition to the work that has received so much attention and acclaim." 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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2 Gowans, Christopher W., editor Moral Dilemmas
New York, Oxford Oxford University Press 1987 0195042719 / 9780195042719 First Paperback Very Good Octavo 
viii, 302 pp. Light general wear to wraps. Edges of text block and outer page margins uniformly yellowed. Spine uncreased. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. Selections from Kant, Mill, Bradley and Ross, with essays by Alan Donagan, Philippa Foot, R. M. Hare, Ruth Barcan Marcus, Thomas Nagel, Bas C. van Fraassen and Bernard Williams. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Basic Ethics, Higgins, Thomas, S.J.
3 Higgins, Thomas, S.J. Basic Ethics
New York Benziger 1968 First Paperback Good Remainder Small Octavo Signed by Author
196 pp. General and edgewear to covers. Corners a little curled. Spine sunned. Faint remainder mark to lower edge of text block. Previous owner's name inked to first page. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Author's signature to first page. Index. "Be comforted: the bandwagon which keeps broadcasting 'panta rhei, panta rhei' is bound to slow down. Meanwhile, until God comes back into fashion (as He surely will) we would be well advised to begin our courses in ethics with proofs for the existence of God." 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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4 Lockwood, Michael (ed.) Moral Dilemmas in Modern Medicine
Oxford Oxford University Press 1985 0192860569 / 9780192860569 First Paperback Paperback Good+ Octavo 
259 pp. Wraps with light edgewear, page edges yellowed, page margins lightly yellowed. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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5 Marcus, Steven J., editor Neuroethics: Mapping the Field.
New York The Dana Press 2002 09723830X First Paperback Good + Octavo 
vi, 367 pp. Very light edgewear to illustrated wraps. Lower back corner a little curled. Spine slightly sunned. A quick flip-through turned up three instances of underlining (black ink); otherwise clean, bright and solidly bound. Conference Proceedings, May 13-14, 2002, San Francisco. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Ethics into Action: Henry Spira and the Animal Rights Movement, Singer, Peter
6 Singer, Peter Ethics into Action: Henry Spira and the Animal Rights Movement
Carlton South Melbourne University Press 1999 0522848745 / 9780522848748 First Australian Paperback Near Fine Octavo 
222 pp. A little scuffing to lower edge of text block. Internally as new. "This book tells the inspiring story of a lifelong activist, whose creativity and careful thought about strategies for change will serve as a model for activists fighting injustice in a wide range of causes." 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Practical Ethics. Third Edition, Singer, Peter
7 Singer, Peter Practical Ethics. Third Edition
New York Cambridge University Press 2011 0521707684 / 9780521707688 Third Paperback Good Octavo 
xiii, 337 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers, which are shiny and bright; spine is uncreased. A little scuffing to lower and fore edges of text block. Four or five dog-eared pages, otherwise internally uncreased. Two pages have a little inked or pencilled underlining and marginalia, and a further three or four pages have marginalia. Otherwise unmarked. Solidly bound. "The third edition of Practical Ethics is even more thought-provoking than the last two. Singer revisits many of the views that have generated such exciting debates, inside the classroom and out, and responds in his characteristically clear and compelling way to earlier challenges." 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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A Good Death: An Argument for Voluntary Euthanasia, Syme, Rodney. Foreword by Pamela Bone
8 Syme, Rodney. Foreword by Pamela Bone A Good Death: An Argument for Voluntary Euthanasia
Carlton Victoria Melbourne University Press 2008 0522855032 / 9780522855036 First Paperback Near Fine Octavo 
301 pp. Extremely light edgewear to illustrated covers. Internally as new. "Argues for the end of the unofficial 'conspiracy' of silence within the medical profession and for the decriminalisation of voluntary euthanasia in Australia." 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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Living High and Letting Die: Our Illusion of Innocence, Unger, Peter
9 Unger, Peter Living High and Letting Die: Our Illusion of Innocence
Oxford and New York Oxford University Press 1996 0195108590 / 9780195108590 Second Printing Paperback Good Octavo 
xii, 187 pp. Light general and edgewear to covers. Spine uncreased; corners a little curled and creased. A few stains and scuffing to edges of text block. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. "Unger has pioneered a new way of testing and exploring our intuitions, with results that are devastating for traditional ideas of how to do ethics. This will shake normative ethics to its roots." -- Peter Singer 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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