Category: Political Philosophy

By Birte Hewera

Die Autorin liest Jean Amérys literarisch-publizistisches Œuvre unter dem Stichwort der Überlebensmemoiren. Sie zeichnet die Bewältigungsstrategien nach, die seine Texte bestimmen, in denen er das Erlebte festhält. Damit wird Améry als politischer Schriftsteller vorgestellt, der die Erfahrung von KZ-Haft und Folter an die nachfolgende new release weiterzugeben versucht - stets eingedenk der Grenzen der eigenen Sprache.

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By Andrei Marmor

The Routledge spouse to the Philosophy of Law offers a accomplished, non-technical philosophical therapy of the elemental questions on the character of law.  Its assurance comprises law's relation to morality and the ethical responsibilities to obey the legislations, the most philosophical debates approximately specific criminal components comparable to felony accountability, estate, contracts, family members legislations, legislations and justice within the overseas area, felony paternalism and the rule of thumb of law.


The fullyyt new content material has been written particularly for novices to the sphere, making the quantity fairly worthy for undergraduate and graduate classes in philosophy of legislations and similar areas.  All 39 chapters, written via the world's major researchers and edited via an across the world distinct pupil, deliver a centred, philosophical viewpoint to their subjects.  The Routledge spouse to the Philosophy of Law delivers to be a precious and masses consulted scholar source for plenty of years.

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By Luke Philip Plotica

This e-book experiences nineteenth-century American individualism and its dating to the simultaneous upward thrust of the industry financial system as articulated within the works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau, and William Graham Sumner.  The argument of the publication is that those thinkers provide targeted visions of individualism that replicate their respective understandings of the marketplace, and supply considerate and insightful views upon the promise and peril of this fiscal and social order. on reflection to Emerson, Thoreau, and Sumner furnishes worthy insights in regards to the heritage of yank political and social idea, in addition to concerning the complexity of 1 of the main uncomplicated and customary relationships of recent existence: that among the person and the institutional advanced of the market.

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By Christel Fricke,Hans-Peter Schütt

Die Theorie der ethischen Gefühle (1759) erfährt seit einigen Jahren zunehmende Beachtung, die den bisher vornehmlich als Nationalökonomen bekannten Adam Smith als eigenständigen Moralphilosophen würdigt. Die vielfältigen Perspektiven (Moralpsychologie, Liberalismus, Wirtschaftsethik), aus denen seine Theorie heute besonderes Interesse verdient, dokumentiert der vorliegende Band mit Beiträgen namhafter Moralphilosophen und Adam Smith-Forscher.

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By Marijn Janssen,Maria A. Wimmer,Ameneh Deljoo

The explosive progress in facts, computational energy, and social media creates new possibilities for innovating the procedures and ideas of data and communications technology (ICT) dependent policy-making and study. to exploit those advancements within the electronic global, new ways, techniques, tools and strategies are had to navigate the societal and computational complexity. This calls for huge interdisciplinary wisdom of public management, coverage analyses, info structures, complicated structures and computing device technological know-how. This ebook offers the root for this new interdisciplinary box, during which numerous conventional disciplines are mixing. either coverage makers, executors and people in command of coverage implementations recognize that ICT is changing into extra vital and is altering the policy-making technique, leading to a subsequent iteration policy-making according to ICT aid. internet 2.0 or even internet 3.0 aspect to the categorical functions of social networks, semantically enriched and associated info, while policy-making has additionally to do with using the massive volume of knowledge, predictions and forecasts, and bettering the results of policy-making, that is faced with an expanding complexity and uncertainty of the results. the sphere of policy-making is altering and pushed via advancements like open information, computational equipment for processing facts, opining mining, simulation and visualization of wealthy facts units, all mixed with public engagement, social media and participatory tools.

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By S. O'Sullivan

Animals, Equality and Democracy examines the constitution of animal safeguard laws and reveals that it truly is deeply inequitable, with an inclination to favour these animals the neighborhood is probably to work out and interact with. Siobhan O'Sullivan argues that those inequities violate basic precept of justice and transparency.

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By Reinhard Mehring

Seit dem Erscheinen der Schwarzen Hefte tobt eine neue internationale Debatte um Heideggers Nationalsozialismus und Antisemitismus. Reinhard Mehring verweist diese Debatte in wirkungsgeschichtlicher Perspektive und im Interesse der heutigen philosophischen Kultur auf den Aspekt der Nachlasspolitik. Er analysiert die Genese und die exzentrische shape von Heideggers Werk, indem er eine leitende those zu seiner postmetaphysischen Hermeneutik des universitären Daseins und akademischen Auftritts entwickelt und intellektuelle Konstellationen, Prägungen und Wirkungen erörtert. Außerdem analysiert er Heideggers Stellung im Nationalsozialismus sowie die Gesamtausgabe und den Betrieb des Heideggerianismus als Telos des Werkes. In der Nietzsche-Nachfolge stellte Heidegger seine 'große Politik' von Hochschulpolitik auf Nachlasspolitik um und verlegte sich auf die Stiftung eines 'anderen Denkens' und die 'Zucht und Züchtung' des Heideggerianers als 'künftigen Mensch' und 'Übermensch'.

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By Jiří Přibáň,Jiří, Professor Přibáň

This selection of essays brings jointly Zygmunt Bauman and a couple of across the world extraordinary felony students who research the impact of Bauman's fresh works on social concept of legislation and socio-legal reviews. individuals specialize in the concept that of 'liquid society' and its adoption through felony students. the quantity opens with Bauman's research of fears and policing in 'liquid society' and keeps via interpreting the social and criminal theoretical context and implications of Bauman's theory.

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By Mehmet Zahid Sobaci

this present day, social media have attracted the eye of political actors and administrative associations to notify electorate as a prerequisite of open and obvious management, carry public companies, touch stakeholders, revitalize democracy, inspire the cross-agency cooperation, and give a contribution to wisdom administration. during this context, the social media instruments can give a contribution to the emergence of citizen-oriented, open, obvious and participatory public management. making the most of the possibilities provided by way of social media isn't constrained to crucial govt. neighborhood governments installation internet-based leading edge applied sciences that supplement conventional equipment in imposing assorted services. This ebook makes a speciality of the connection among the neighborhood governments and social media, bargains with the switch that social media have triggered within the association, figuring out of carrier provision, functionality of neighborhood governments and within the relationships among neighborhood governments and their companions, and goals to improve our theoretical and empirical figuring out of the transforming into use of social media through neighborhood governments. This booklet may be of curiosity to researchers and scholars in e-government, public management, political technology, communique, details technology, and social media. govt officers and public managers also will locate sensible use concepts for social media in numerous features of neighborhood governance

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