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The Forking Trolley
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: James M. Russell
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-04 - Publisher: Palazzo Editions

Inspired by the hugely popular sitcom The Good Place, which uses a comic format to examine moral dilemmas and schools of ethical thought, this is a brief tour of the main issues that face humans when we try to "do the right thing." Using traditional and modern thought experiments, as
Lying Numbers
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Hugh Barker
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-05 - Publisher: Hachette UK

A readily understandable exploration of how figures are badly reported or deliberately misrepresented everywhere from political arguments and briefings to business presentations and shopping offers. Praise for Hugh Barker's Million Dollar Maths: 'Great fun. A clear, original and highly readable account of the curious relationship between mathematics and money.' Professor
Official Gazette of the United States Patent Office
Language: en
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Authors: United States. Patent Office
Categories: Patents
Type: BOOK - Published: 1912 - Publisher:

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Official Gazette of the United States Patent Office
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: United States. Patent Office
Categories: Patents
Type: BOOK - Published: 1905 - Publisher:

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Weighing Lives in War
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Jens David Ohlin, Larry May, Claire Finkelstein
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-11 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The chief means to limit and calculate the costs of war are the philosophical and legal concepts of proportionality and necessity. Both categories are meant to restrain the most horrific potential of war. The volume explores the moral and legal issues in the modern law of war in three major