Book Reviews Archive

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Monday, November 26th, 2012
Perjumpaan dalam Persahabatan (The Encounter in Friendship)
Perjumpaan dalam Persahabatan (The Encounter in Friendship)
Author: Sekretariat Kepausan Vatikan Title: Perjumpaan dalam Persahabatan (The Encounter in Friendship) Publisher: PT Elex Media Komputindo (Kompas Gramedia) Pages: xii + 155 Reviewer: Fransiskus Borgias M. At the beginning of February this year I bought a book in Togamas book store at Galeria,...
Monday, December 5th, 2011
Animal Encounters: Human-Animal Studies
Animal Encounters: Human-Animal Studies
Name of Book: Animal Encounters: Human-Animal StudiesEditor: Tom Tyler and Manuela RossiniPublisher: Brill NV, Leiden, the Netherlands, 2009Pages: 266 The editor of this book, Tom Tyler, is a Senior Lecturer in Philosophy and Culture at Oxford Brookes University, UK. He has published widely on...
Monday, November 7th, 2011
Natural Ethical Facts: Evolution, Connectivism and Moral Cognition
Natural Ethical Facts: Evolution, Connectivism and Moral Cognition
Book Title        :  Natural Ethical Facts: Evolution, Connectivism and Moral CognitioEditor               :  William D. CasebeerPublisher         :  The MIT Press, 2003Pages              :  224 pages In his book Natural Ethical Facts, William D....
Friday, October 28th, 2011
The Ethics of Human Rights: Contested Doctrinal and Moral Issues
The Ethics of Human Rights: Contested Doctrinal and Moral Issues
Name of Book  :  The Ethics of Human Rights: Contested Doctrinal and Moral Issues Author              :  Esther D. Reed Publisher         :  Baylor University Press, 2007 Pages                :  230 pages   The Ethics of Human Rights: Contested Doctrinal...
Thursday, June 30th, 2011
Toward a Humanist Justice: The Political Philosophy of Susan Moller Okin
Toward a Humanist Justice: The Political Philosophy of Susan Moller Okin
Toward a Humanist Justice: The Political Philosophy of Susan Moller Okin Name of Book  :  Toward a Humanist Justice:                            The Political Philosophy of Susan Moller Okin Edited by          :  Debra Satz and Rob Reich ...
Thursday, June 30th, 2011
Justice and the Social Contract (Essay on Rawlsian Political Philosophy)
Justice and the Social Contract (Essay on Rawlsian Political Philosophy)
Justice and the Social Contract (Essay on Rawlsian Political Philosophy) Name of Book   :  Justice and the Social Contract                         (Essay on Rawlsian Political Philosophy) Author               :  Samuel Freeman Publisher         ...
Thursday, June 30th, 2011
A Theory of Ecological Justice
A Theory of Ecological Justice
A Theory of Ecological Justice   Name of Book   :  A Theory of Ecological Justice Author               :  Brian Baxter Publisher          :  Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, 2005 Pages                :  219 pages  The idea behind this book is...
Thursday, June 30th, 2011
Does God Believe in Human Rights? 		   Essays on Religion and Human Rights
Does God Believe in Human Rights? Essays on Religion and Human Rights
Does God Believe in Human Rights? Essays on Religion and Human Rights Name of Book  :  Does God Believe in Human Rights?                                Essays on Religion and Human Rights Edited by          :  Nazila Ghanea, Alan Stephens, and Raphael...
Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011
The Qur'an and the Gospels - a Comparative Study
The Qur'an and the Gospels - a Comparative Study
Book Title :  The Qur'an and the Gospels - a Comparative StudyAuthor :  Dr. Muhammad Abu LaylahPublisher :  Al-Falah Foundation for Translation, Publication & Distribution, Cairo, Egypt, 2005 At the preface it is written that "Each person is born under circumstances which are not of his own...
Monday, January 31st, 2011
Domestication
Domestication
Book Title :  DomesticationAuthor :  Clive RootsPublisher :  Greenwood Press; 2007Pages :   256 This book talks that until the last century domesticated animals were restricted to our familiar pet and farm animals, such as dogs, cats, cattle, sheep, horses, chickens, and rabbits, plus a few...