‘Guilty Women’, Foreign Policy, and Appeasement in...
Julie V. Gottl...
descrição: British women were deeply invested in foreign policy between the wars. This study casts new light on the turn to international affairs in feminist politics, the gendered representation and experience of the Munich Crisis, and the profound impression ...
A Critical Theory of Creativity
descrição: A Critical Theory of Creativity argues that a Utopian drive is aesthetically encoded within the language of form. But coupled with this opportunity comes a very human obligation which cannot be delegated to God, to nature or to market forces. As Erns...
A Cultural History of British Euroscepticism
descrição: Why are the British so Euro-sceptic? Forget about tedious treaties, party politics or international relations. The real reason is that the British do not feel European. This book explores and explains the cultural divide between Britain and Europe, w...
A Feminist Perspective on Virtue Ethics
descrição: A Feminist Perspective on Virtue Ethics provides of historical survey of feminist virtue ethics, and shows how the ethical theorizing of women in the past can be brought to bear on that of women in the present.
A History of Foreign Students in Britain
descrição: Foreign students have travelled to Britain for centuries and, from the beginning, attracted controversy. This book explores changing British policy and practice, and changing student experience, set within the context of British social and political ...
A History of Prostate Cancer
descrição: This book offers a comprehensive and inclusive insight into the history of prostate cancer and its sufferers. Until recently, little practical help could be offered for men afflicted with the devastating diseases of the genitourinary organs. This ...
A History of the Dublin Metropolitan Police and its...
descrição: This book illuminates the neglected history of the Dublin Metropolitan Police – a history that has been long overshadowed by existing historiography, which has traditionally been preoccupied with the more radical aspects of Irish history. It explo...
A Maçonaria na Europa desde as Origens à Revolução...
editor: Projecto Apeiron
descrição: A Franco-Maçonaria deve a sua origem a vários grupos ocultos que se movimentaram em Londres no início do século XVIII. A maçonaria foi o culminar de um longo processo de aglutinações e dissidências das várias doutrinas e ritos praticados pelas socied...
A Rumor of Empathy
descrição: A rumor of empathy in vicarious receptivity, understanding, interpretation, narrative, and empathic intersubjectivity becomes the scandal of empathy in Lipps and Strachey. Yet when all the philosophical arguments and categories are complete and all t...
A Social Epistemology of Research Groups
descrição: This book investigates how collaborative scientific practice yields scientific knowledge. At a time when most of today’s scientific knowledge is created in research groups, the author reconsiders the social character of science to address the questio...
A Syncretistic Theory of Depiction
descrição: What is depiction? A new answer is given to this venerable question by providing a syncretistic theory of depiction that tries to combine the merits of the previous theories on the matter while dropping their defects. Thus, not only perceptual, but a...
A World with Robots
Maria Isabel Aldinhas...
descrição: This book contains the Proceedings of the International Conference on Robot Ethics, held in Lisbon on October 23 and 24, 2015. The conference provided a multidisciplinary forum for discussing central and evolving issues concerning safety and ethics t...