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Explains how managers and corporate executives can get the most out of their staff by balancing strict management with empowerment (view table of contents)

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9780814403938 | Amacom Books, March 1, 1998, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Explains how managers and corporate executives can get the most out of their staff by balancing strict management with empowerment

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Product Description: The Conceptual Roots of Mathematics is a comprehensive study of the foundation of mathematics. J.R. Lucas, one of the most distinguished Oxford scholars, covers a vast amount of ground in the philosophy of mathematics, showing us that it is actually at the heart of the study of epistemology and metaphysics...read more

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9780415207386 | Routledge, September 1, 1999, cover price $163.00 | About this edition: The Conceptual Roots of Mathematics is a comprehensive study of the foundation of mathematics.

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9780415513722 | Reprint edition (Routledge, November 9, 2011), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: The Conceptual Roots of Mathematics is a comprehensive study of the foundation of mathematics.

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Product Description: Outrageous, unfashionable, politically incorrect though many of Plato's opinions undoubtedly are, we should not just dismiss them as thoughts now unthinkable, but think through them, recognising the force of the arguments that led Plato to enunciate them and consider the counter-arguments he might have marshalled to meet contemporary objections...read more

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9780754633655 | Ashgate Pub Ltd, October 1, 2003, cover price $119.95 | About this edition: Outrageous, unfashionable, politically incorrect though many of Plato's opinions undoubtedly are, we should not just dismiss them as thoughts now unthinkable, but think through them, recognising the force of the arguments that led Plato to enunciate them and consider the counter-arguments he might have marshalled to meet contemporary objections.

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9780754633662 | Ashgate Pub Ltd, October 1, 2003, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Outrageous, unfashionable, politically incorrect though many of Plato's opinions undoubtedly are, we should not just dismiss them as thoughts now unthinkable, but think through them, recognising the force of the arguments that led Plato to enunciate them and consider the counter-arguments he might have marshalled to meet contemporary objections.

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9780312163983 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 1, 1996, cover price $130.00
9780333675144 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 1, 1996, cover price $55.01 | also contains Rhythms of the Pachakuti: Indigenous Uprising and State Power in Bolivia

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9780333678893 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 1, 1996, cover price $22.01 | also contains Grindhouse Doors Open at Midnight Double Feature 2: Bride of Blood / Flesh Feast of the Devil Doll

Product Description: The aim of this book is to give a single coherent account of the concept of justice. The Theory of Games is used to reveal the rationale of justice, and to distinguish the theory developed in the book from those given by the Utilitarians...read more

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9780198248958 | Clarendon Pr, July 1, 1989, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The aim of this book is to give a single coherent account of the concept of justice.

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9781561211135, titled "Parenting: What They Don't Teach You in School" | Wolgemuth & Hyatt Pub, April 1, 1992, cover price $9.99

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Product Description: Everyone's heard about companies that seem to have everything--great products, enormous capital resources, reputation, skilled employees, "advanced" planning--and they still fail. Why? Perhaps they lack passion. Emphasizing "big vision," mutual trust, and deeply held core values, Jim Lucas demonstrates how to win and keep the competitive edge by thinking with the heart as well as the head...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780814404775 | Amacom Books, June 1, 1999, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Everyone's heard about companies that seem to have everything--great products, enormous capital resources, reputation, skilled employees, "advanced" planning--and they still fail.

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Product Description: Responsibility is a key concept in our moral, social and political thinking, but is not itself properly understood. In this book J.R. Lucas elucidates it in terms of answerability--the obligation to answer the question: Why did you do it? He develops this account to include negative responsibility-- Why did you not do something about it?-- and shared responsibility, which together yield the rationale of political responsibility...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780198240082 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 24, 1993, cover price $49.95

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9780198235781 | Reprint edition (Clarendon Pr, June 22, 1995), cover price $56.00 | About this edition: Responsibility is a key concept in our moral, social and political thinking, but is not itself properly understood.

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Product Description: That space and time should be integrated into a single entity, spacetime, is the great insight of Einstein's special theory of relativity, and leads us to regard spacetime as a fundamental context in which to make sense of the world around us...read more

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9780198520382 | Clarendon Pr, July 1, 1990, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: That space and time should be integrated into a single entity, spacetime, is the great insight of Einstein's special theory of relativity, and leads us to regard spacetime as a fundamental context in which to make sense of the world around us.

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Product Description: The last financial crisis revealed a gap between business practice and ethics. In Value Economics, Griffiths and Lucas examine some of the reasons for this ethical gap and discuss the resulting loss of confidence in the financial system...read more

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9781137541864 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 11, 2016, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: The last financial crisis revealed a gap between business practice and ethics.

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9781349712687 | Palgrave Macmillan, April 27, 2016, cover price $115.00

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