From Chance To Choice

Pub Date : 2001-11-12 | Author : Allen Buchanan | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 0521669774
ISBN 13 : 9780521669771

This book, written by four internationally renowned bioethicists and first published in 2000, was the first systematic treatment of the fundamental ethical issues underlying the ap..

Choice And Consequence

Pub Date : 1984 | Author : Thomas C. Schelling | Publisher : Harvard University Press

ISBN 10 : 0674127714
ISBN 13 : 9780674127715

In "Choice and Consequence," Thomas Schelling ventures where rationality is ambiguous, exploring topics as awesome as nuclear terrorism, as sordid as blackmail, as ineffable as day..

Thought And Choice In Chess

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Adriaan D. de Groot | Publisher : Amsterdam University Press

ISBN 10 : 9789053569986
ISBN 13 : 9053569987

Annotation. What does a chessmaster think when he prepartes his next move? How are his thoughts organized? Which methods and strategies does he use by solving his problem of choice..

Degrees Of Choice

Pub Date : 2005-01-01 | Author : Diane Reay | Publisher : Trentham Books

ISBN 10 : 1858563305
ISBN 13 : 9781858563305

An account of the overlapping effects of social class, ethnicity and gender in the process of choosing which university to attend. The shift from an elite to a mass system has been..

Sophie S Choice

Pub Date : 2004-11-01 | Author : Patrick Badonnel | Publisher : Armand Colin

ISBN 10 : 9782200255381
ISBN 13 : 2200255381

Sophie's Choice has met a tremendous success since publication in 1979 and has been translated in many languages, including Japanese and Russian; it has been made into a movie by A..

Putin

Pub Date : 2007-11-13 | Author : Richard Sakwa | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781134133451
ISBN 13 : 1134133456

The new edition of this extremely well-received political biography of Vladimir Putin builds on the strengths of the first edition to provide the most detailed and nuanced account ..