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Animal RightsWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Animal Rights: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Paul Waldau

Published in Print: 
10 February 2011
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569986
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199739974.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199739974
In this compelling volume in the What Everyone Needs to Know series, Paul Waldau expertly navigates the many heated debates surrounding the complex and controversial animal rights movement. ... More
AtheismWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Atheism: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Michael Ruse

Published in Print: 
26 February 2015
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569894
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199334599.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199334599
Over the last decade, "New Atheists" such as Sam Harris, Richard Dawkins, and Christopher Hitchens have pushed the issue of atheism to the forefront of public discussion. Yet very few of ... More
BioethicsWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Bioethics: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Bonnie Steinbock and Paul T. Menzel

Published in Print: 
Mar 2023
Published Online: 
Jan 2024
eISBN: 
9780197658000
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780197657997.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780197657997
Bioethics is everywhere in the news media today. Should people who refuse to be vaccinated be treated if they catch COVID and end up in intensive care units when that may ... More
BuddhismWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Buddhism: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Dale S. Wright

Published in Print: 
11 June 2020
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569559
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190843670.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190843670
Buddhism is one of the oldest and largest of the world’s religions. But it is also a tradition that has proven to have enormous contemporary relevance. Founded by Siddhartha Gautama, who ... More
The Ethics of SportWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

The Ethics of Sport: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Robert L. Simon

Published in Print: 
18 August 2016
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569238
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190270209.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190270209
The Ethics of Sport explores moral issues that arise in sports, especially competitive athletics, in a manner that is accessible not only to sports fans or participants but also to those ... More
HydrofrackingWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Hydrofracking: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Alex Prud'homme

Published in Print: 
12 December 2013
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569863
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199311262.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199311262
Constantly in the news and the subject of much public debate, fracking, as it is known for short, is one of the most promising yet controversial methods of extracting natural gas and oil. ... More
LibertarianismWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Libertarianism: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Jason Brennan

Published in Print: 
31 January 2013
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197570104
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199933891.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199933891
Historically, Americans have seen libertarians as far outside the mainstream, but with the rise of the Tea Party movement, libertarian principles have risen to the forefront of Republican ... More
Military EthicsWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Military Ethics: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

George Lucas

Published in Print: 
25 February 2016
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569900
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199336890.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199336890
What significance does “ethics” have for the men and women serving in the military forces of nations around the world? What core values and moral principles collectively guide the members ... More
OverfishingWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Overfishing: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Ray Hilborn and Ulrike Hilborn

Published in Print: 
12 July 2012
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197570036
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199798131.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199798131
Over the past twenty years considerable public attention has been focused on the decline of marine fisheries, the sustainability of world fish production, and the impacts of fishing on ... More
PrivacyWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Privacy: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Leslie P. Francis and John G. Francis

Published in Print: 
21 September 2017
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197569337
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780190612269.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780190612269
We live more and more of our lives online; we rely on the internet as we work, correspond with friends and loved ones, and go through a multitude of mundane activities like paying bills, ... More
Reproductive PoliticsWhat Everyone Needs to Know®

Reproductive Politics: What Everyone Needs to Know®  

Rickie Solinger

Published in Print: 
14 March 2013
Published Online: 
12 November 2020
eISBN: 
9780197570043
DOI: 
10.1093/wentk/9780199811403.001.0001
Format: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199811403
Reproductive politics is a term coined by feminists in the 1970s to describe contemporary, Roe v. Wade-era power struggles over contraception and abortion, adoption and surrogacy, and other ... More

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