Books by Publisher: Oxford University Press

    Utilitarianism: A Very Short Introduction

    By Peter Singer

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    Utilitarianism is one of the most important and influential secular philosophies of modern times, and has drawn considerable debate and controversy. This Very Short Introduction considers its origins, its relevance to modern moral challenges, and the arguments and discussions around utilitarian approaches.


    By John Welshman

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    A century after her sinking, social historian John Welshman reconstructs the fascinating individual histories of twelve of the passengers aboard the doomed liner, including a minute-by-minute account of the ship's last tragic hours.

    Water Law in India

    By Philippe Cullet

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    Water Law in India is the only book to offer a comprehensive survey of the legal instruments concerning water in India. It presents a variety of national and state-level instruments that make up the complex and diverse field of water law and policy. This book fills a critical gap in...


    By Susan Pedersen

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    An entirely new account of the transformation of the imperial order after World War I, recovering the crucial role of the League of Nations in setting up international governance of colonial territories seized from the defeated powers, and showing how the actions of the League shaped the modern world of...

    George Washington: A Life in Books

    By Kevin J. Hayes

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    Revered as a general and trusted as America's first elected leader, George Washington is considered a great many things in the contemporary imagination, but an intellectual is not one of them. In correcting this longstanding misconception, The Books in George Washington's Life offers a stimulating literary biography that traces the...

    Testimony of the Spirit

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    The theme of the testimony of the Spirit of God has received inadequate attention in recent publications. This book corrects that inadequacy with new essays from an interdisciplinary perspective, including theology, Biblical studies, philosophy of religion, ethics, psychology, aesthetics, and apologetics.

    The Philosophical Parent: Asking the Hard Questions About Having and Raising Children

    By Jean Kazez

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    Every aspect of having and raising a child leads to profound and challenging philosophical questions. The Philosophical Parent is a companion for parents and parents-to-be that explores the myriad worries that come with making and raising children. Kazez explores eighteen perplexities, arguing for a novel view of the parent-child relationship,...

    First Bilateral Investment Treaties

    By Kenneth J. Vandevelde

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    This book is the first and only history of the U.S. postwar Friendship, Commerce, and Navigation FCN treaty program, and focuses on the investment-related provisions of those treaties. This author explains the original understanding of the language of this vast network of agreements which have been and continue to be...

    Jenkins of Mexico

    By Andrew Paxman

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    This is a biography of the American who became the richest man in Mexico.

    Memoir of Pre-Partition Punjab

    By Neera Burra

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    "Memoirs of a Life in Punjab" is the autobiography of Ruchi Ram Sahni which offers a rich tapestry of life in colonial Punjab with a graphic description of life of a Hindu business community in Dera Ismail Khan, part of Waziristan in mid-19th century. It offers a rich and penetrating...

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