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Product Description: Abortion, euthanasia, capital punishment, war, genetic engineering and fetal experimentation, environmental and animal rights--these topics inspire some of today's most heated public controversies. And it is fashionable to pursue these debates in terms of the negative query "Under what conditions may life be disregarded or terminated?" John Kleinig asks a different, more positive question: What may be said in behalf of life? Looking at the full range of appeals to life's value, he considers a variety of issues...read more

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9780691636504 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $107.50 | About this edition: Abortion, euthanasia, capital punishment, war, genetic engineering and fetal experimentation, environmental and animal rights--these topics inspire some of today's most heated public controversies.
9780691073880 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 1, 1991, cover price $49.50 | About this edition: Abortion, euthanasia, capital punishment, war, genetic engineering and fetal experimentation, environmental and animal rights--these topics inspire some of today's most heated public controversies.

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9780691608006 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 14, 2014, cover price $42.95 | About this edition: Abortion, euthanasia, capital punishment, war, genetic engineering and fetal experimentation, environmental and animal rights--these topics inspire some of today's most heated public controversies.

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Product Description: Private Military and Security Companies (PMSCs) have constituted a perennial feature of the security landscape. Yet, it is their involvement in and conduct during the ongoing wars in Iraq and Afghanistan that have transformed the outsourcing of security services into such a pressing public policy and world-order issue...read more
By John Kleinig (editor)

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9781138854741 | Routledge, February 19, 2015, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Private Military and Security Companies (PMSCs) have constituted a perennial feature of the security landscape.

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9780391038851, titled "The Other City: People and Politics in New York and London" | Prometheus Books, October 1, 1995, cover price $18.50 | also contains The Other City: People and Politics in New York and London | About this edition: This book brings together essays and commentary from scholars in London and New York who, as concerned citizens, have been actively involved in social research and social action in their respective cities.

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Product Description: The unique approach taken within The Ethics of Patriotism brings together the differing perspectives of three leading figures in the philosophical debate who deliver an up-to-date, accessible, and vigorous presentation of the major views and arguments...read more

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9780470658840, titled "The Ethics of Patriotism: A Debate" | John Wiley & Sons Inc, February 28, 2015, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: The unique approach taken within The Ethics of Patriotism brings together the differing perspectives of three leading figures in the philosophical debate who deliver an up-to-date, accessible, and vigorous presentation of the major views and arguments.

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Product Description: This volume brings together a selection of the most important published research articles from the ongoing debate about the moral rights of prisoners. The articles consider the moral underpinnings of the debate and include framework discussions for a theory of prisoners' rights as well as several international documents which detail the rights of prisoners, including women prisoners...read more
By John Kleinig (editor)

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9781472409720 | Ashgate Pub Co, July 28, 2014, cover price $325.00 | About this edition: This volume brings together a selection of the most important published research articles from the ongoing debate about the moral rights of prisoners.

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Product Description: Deep friendship may express profound loyalty, but so too may virulent nationalism. What can and should we say about this Janus-faced virtue of the will? This volume explores at length the contours of an important and troubling virtue -- its cognates, contrasts, and perversions; its strengths and weaknesses; its awkward relations with universal morality; its oppositional form and limits; as well as the ways in which it functions in various associative connections, such as friendship and familial relations, organizations and professions, nations, countries, and religious tradition...read more

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9780199371259 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, May 30, 2014, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: Deep friendship may express profound loyalty, but so too may virulent nationalism.

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9780199371266 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 30, 2014, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Deep friendship may express profound loyalty, but so too may virulent nationalism.

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Product Description: This ground-breaking book offers a practitioner-oriented overview of professional standards in all aspects of policing. With a radical, scenario-based approach, featuring both the extraordinary and the seemingly mundane, it aims to capture some of the complexities and interpretations that form the basis of such professional standards in policing today...read more
By John Kleinig (editor)

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9780199639182 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 16, 2013, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: This ground-breaking book offers a practitioner-oriented overview of professional standards in all aspects of policing.

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Product Description: This textbook looks at the main ethical questions that confront the criminal justice system - legislature, law enforcement, courts, and corrections - and those who work within that system, especially police officers, prosecutors, defence lawyers, judges, juries, and prison officers...read more

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9780521864206 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, April 30, 2008), cover price $110.00 | About this edition: This textbook looks at the main ethical questions that confront the criminal justice system - legislature, law enforcement, courts, and corrections - and those who work within that system, especially police officers, prosecutors, defence lawyers, judges, juries, and prison officers.

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9780521682831 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, March 17, 2008), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: This textbook looks at the main ethical questions that confront the criminal justice system - legislature, law enforcement, courts, and corrections - and those who work within that system, especially police officers, prosecutors, defence lawyers, judges, juries, and prison officers.

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By John Kleinig (editor) and James P. Levine (editor)

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9781594511486 | Paradigm Pub, November 15, 2005, cover price $203.95

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9781594511493 | Paradigm Pub, January 31, 2007, cover price $76.95

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Product Description: This digital document is an article from Criminal Justice Ethics, published by Institute for Criminal Justice Ethics on January 1, 2008. The length of the article is 438 words. The page length shown above is based on a typical 300-word page...read more

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9780942511659 | Office of Intl Criminal Justice, November 30, 2006, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: This digital document is an article from Criminal Justice Ethics, published by Institute for Criminal Justice Ethics on January 1, 2008.

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Product Description: Correctional Ethics gathers the most prominent contributions to this burgeoning field, ranging from the philosophy of punishment through to ethical appraisals of incarceration, the professional responsibilities of prison personnel, and formative work in restorative justice...read more
By John Kleinig (editor)

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9780754624318 | Ashgate Pub Co, February 28, 2006, cover price $400.00 | About this edition: Correctional Ethics gathers the most prominent contributions to this burgeoning field, ranging from the philosophy of punishment through to ethical appraisals of incarceration, the professional responsibilities of prison personnel, and formative work in restorative justice.

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Product Description: The various essays in this volume explore the development of ideas of corruption, employing a range of disciplinary approaches. Although we are accustomed to think of corruption as the misuse of public office for private gain, corruption has its deeper roots in the idea of a standard that has been eroded...read more
By William C. Heffernan (editor) and John Kleinig (editor)

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9780742534926 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, November 1, 2004, cover price $103.00 | About this edition: The various essays in this volume explore the development of ideas of corruption, employing a range of disciplinary approaches.

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Product Description: Some two million Americans are in jail or in prison. Except for the occasional exposé, what happens to them is hidden from the rest of us. Is it possible to develop and instill a professional ethic for prison personnel that, in partnership with formal regulatory constraints, will mediate relations among officers, staff, and inmates, or are the failures of imprisonment as an ethically-constrained institution so deeply etched into its structure that no professional ethic is possible? The contributors to this volume struggle with this central question and its broader and narrower ramifications...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By John Kleinig (editor) and Margaret Leland Smith (editor)

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9780742501836 | Altamira Pr, August 1, 2001, cover price $108.00 | About this edition: Some two million Americans are in jail or in prison.

Paperback:

9780742501843 | Altamira Pr, September 1, 2001, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Some two million Americans are in jail or in prison.

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Product Description: The economically deprived come into contact with the criminal court system in disproportionate number. This collection of original, interactive essays, written from a variety of ideological perspectives, explores some of the more troubling questions and ethical dilemmas inherent in this situation...read more
By William C. Heffernan (editor) and John Kleinig (editor)

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9780195129854 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, April 20, 2000, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: The economically deprived come into contact with the criminal court system in disproportionate number.

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Product Description: Criticisms of how police exercise their authority are neither new nor uncommon. Police officers have considerable power, and they often must draw on that power in complex and pressing circumstances. This collection of essays by fifteen leading specialists in ethics and criminal justice examines the nature of police discretion and its many varieties...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By John Kleinig (editor)

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9780847681761 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, July 1, 1996, cover price $94.00 | About this edition: Criticisms of how police exercise their authority are neither new nor uncommon.

Paperback:

9780847681778 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, June 1, 1996, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: Criticisms of how police exercise their authority are neither new nor uncommon.

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Product Description: Although law enforcement codes have a history that parallels most other recent occupational and professional codes, they have been almost completely ignored in the literature of occupational and professional ethics. This volume fills that gap and offers teachers in criminal justice ethics and law enforcement practitioners a rich selection of materials that have emerged in the course of law enforcement professionalization...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780313287015 | Greenwood Pub Group, February 28, 1993, cover price $64.00 | About this edition: Although law enforcement codes have a history that parallels most other recent occupational and professional codes, they have been almost completely ignored in the literature of occupational and professional ethics.

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9780041700329 | Unwin Hyman, October 1, 1985, cover price $55.00

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9780041700336 | Unwin Hyman, February 1, 1986, cover price $17.95

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9780847672073 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, November 1, 1983, cover price $56.50 | About this edition: To find more information about Rowman and Littlefield titles, please visit www.

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Product Description: Superficial acquaintance with the literature on punishment leaves a fairly definite impression. There are two approaches to punishment - retributive and utilitarian - and while some attempts may be made to reconcile them, it is the former rather than the latter which requires the reconciliation...read more

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9789401186186 | Spiral-bound edition (Springer Verlag, January 1, 1973), cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Superficial acquaintance with the literature on punishment leaves a fairly definite impression.

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