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Ethics of Risk

  • Berstein, Peter L.: Against the Gods. The Remarkable Story of Risk, New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1996.
  • Diebold, Francis X., Doherty, Neil A., Herring, Richard J.: The Known, the Unknown, and the Unknowable. Measurement and Theory Advancing Practice, Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2010.
  • Ericson, Richard V.; Doyle, Aaron (Hg.): Risk and Morality, Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2003.
  • Gibson, Mary (Hg,): To Breathe Freely. Risk, Consent, and Air, Totowa: Rowman & Allanheld, 1985.
  • Hansson, Sven Ove: Decision Making under Great Uncertainty, in: Philosophy of the Social Sciences 26, 3 (1996), 369-386.
  • Hansson, Sven Ove: What is philosophy of risk?, in: Theoria 62, 1-2 (1996), 169-189.
  • Hansson, Sven Ove: Ethical Criteria of Risk Acceptance, in: Erkenntnis 59 (2003), 291-309.
  • Hansson, Sven Ove: Weighing Risks and Benefits, in: Topoi 23 (2004), 145-152.
  • Hansson, Sven Ove: Philosophical Perspectives on Risk, in: Techné 8, 1 (2004), 10-35.
  • Hiskes, Richard P.: Democracy, Risk, and Community. Technological Hazards and the Evolution of Liberalism, New York: Oxford University Press, 1998.
  • Kessler, Oliver: Die Internationale Politische Ökonomie des Risikos. Eine Analyse am Beispiel der Diskussion um die Reformierung der Finanzmärkte, Wiesbaden: Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, 2008.
  • Knight, Frank H.: Risk, Uncertainty, and Profit (1921), Mineola: Dover Publications, 2006.
  • MacLean, Douglas (Hg.): Values at Risk, Totowa: Rowman & Allanheld, 1986.
  • Lewens, Tim (Hg.): Risk: Philosophical Perspectives. London / New York: Routledge Chapman & Hall, 2007.
  • Perrow, Charles: Normal Accidents. Living with High-Risk Technologies, Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1999.
  • Perrow, Charles, The Next Catastrophe. Reducing Our Vulnerabilities to Natural, Industrial, and Terrorist Disasters, Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2007.   
  • Rath, Benjamin: Ethik des Risikos. Begriffe, Situationen, Entscheidungstheorien, Aspekte. Bern: BBL, 2008.
  • Shrader-Frechette, Kristin: Risk and Rationality. Philosophical Foundations for Populist Reforms, Berkeley, Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1991.
  • Steele, Jenny: Risks and Legal Theory, Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2004.
  • Sunstein, Cass: Risk and Reason. Safety, Law, and the Environment, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002.
  • Sunstein, Cass: Laws of Fear. Beyond the Precautionary Principle, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005.
  • Zimmerman, Michael J.: Living with Uncertainty. The Moral Significance of Ignorance, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008.


Ethics of Financial Markets

  • Acharya, Viral V.; Richardson, Matthew (Hg.), Restoring Financial Stability, Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons, 2009.
  • Alexander, Kern; Dhumale, Rahul; Eatwell, John: Global Governance and Financial Systems. The International Regulation of Systemic Risk, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006.
  • Boatright, John R.: Ethics in Finance. Malden/Oxford: Blackwell, 2. Auflage, 2008.
  • Brunnermeier, Markus; Crockett, Andrew; Goodhart, Charles; Persaud, Avinash D.; Shin, Hyun: The Fundamental Principles of Financial Regulation. Geneva Reports on the World Economy 11, London: Centre for Economic Policy Research, 2009.
  • Cooper, George: The Origin of Financial Crises. Central Banks, Credit Bubbles and the Efficient Market Fallacy. New York: Vintage Books, 2008.
  • Davies, Gerald F.: Managed by the Markets. How Finance Re-Shaped America, New York: Oxford University Press, 2009.
  • Eatwell, John; Taylor, Lance: Global Finance at Risk. The Case for International Regulation, New York: The New Press, 2000.
  • Eichengreen, Barry: Capital Flows and Crises, Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2004.
  • Eichengreen, Barry: Globalizing Capital. A History of the International Monetary System, Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2nd edition 2008.
  • Fox, Justin: The Myth of the Rational Market. A History of Risk, Reward, and Delusion on Wall Street, New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 2009.
  • Griffith-Jones, Stephany; Ocampo, José Antonio, Joseph E. Stiglitz (Hg.): Time for a Visible Hand. Lessons from the 2008 World Financial Crisis, New York: Oxford University Press, 2010.
  • Kahneman, Daniel; Slovic, Paul; Tversky, Amos (Hg.): Judgment under uncertainty: Heuristics and biases, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1982, 23rd printing 2007.
  • LiPuma, Edward / Lee, Benjamin: Financial Derivatives and the Globalisation of Risk. Durham / London: Duke University Press, 2004.
  • MacKenzie, Donald: An Engine, Not a Camera. How Financial Models Shape Markets, Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2006.
  • Mishkin, Frederic S.: The Next Great Globalization. How Disadvantaged Nations Can Harness Their Financial Systems to Get Rich, Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2006.
  • Ocampo, José Antonio; Stiglitz, Joseph (Hg.): Capital Market Liberalization and Development, New York: Oxford University Press, 2008.
  • Rajan, Raghuram G: Fault Lines. How Hidden Fractures Still Treaten the World Economy, Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2010.
  • Rebonato, Riccardo: The Plight of the Fortune Tellers. Why We Need to Manage Financial Risk Differently. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2007.
  • Reinhart, Carmen M.; Rogoff, Kenneth S.: This Time is Different. Eight Centuries of Financial Folly, Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2009.
  • Rodrik, Dani, Arvind Subramanian: “Why Did Financial Globalization Disappoint?” , in: IMF Staff Papers 56.1 (2009), 112-138.
  • Shiller, Robert J.: Irrational Exuberance; 2nd edition Princeton: Princeton University Press 2005. 
  • Shin, Hyun Song: Risk and Liquidity, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010.
  • Van Liederkerke, Luc; Van Gerwen, Jef, Cassimon, Danny (Hg.): Explorations in Financial Ethics, Leuven: Peters, 2000.
  • Wolf, Martin: Fixing Global Finance, Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008.

Economic Ethics

  • Zeitschrift für Wirtschafts- und Unternehmensethik
  • Zeitschrift: Rationality, Markets and Morals. Studies at the Intersection of Philosophy and Economics
  • Beauchamp, Tom L. et al (Hg.) (2009). Ethical Theory and Business. 8. Aufl., New Jersey: Pearson.
  • Beckert, Jens (1997). Grenzen des Marktes. Die sozialen Grundlagen wirtschaftlicher Effizienz. Reihe Theorie und Gesellschaft. Frankfurt a.M.: Campus.
  • Beschorner, Thomas et al. (Hg.) (2005). Wirtschafts- und Unternehmensethik. Rückblick, Ausblick, Perspektiven. München: Hampp.
  • Homann, Karl und Blome-Drees, Franz (1992). Wirtschafts- und Unternehmensethik. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht.
  • Homann, Karl (2001). „Wirtschaftsethik: Wo bleibt die Philosophie?“ In: Koslowski, Peter (Hg.). Wirtschaftsethik – Wo ist die Philosophie? Heidelberg: Physica, 207-226.
  • Homann, Karl (2002) . Vorteile und Anreize. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck.
  • Kettner, Matthias (2001). „Sachzwang – Über einen kritischen Grundbegriff der Wirtschaftsethik“. In: Koslowski, Peter (Hg.). Wirtschaftsethik – Wo ist die Philosophie? Heidelberg: Physica, 117-144.
  • Suchanek, Andreas (2001). Ökonomische Ethik. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck.
  • Thielemann, Ulrich (1996). Das Prinzip Markt. Bern: Haupt.
  • Ulrich, Peter (2005b). Zivilisierte Marktwirtschaft. Eine wirtschaftsethische Orientierung. Freiburg: Herder.
  • Ulrich, Peter (2008). Integrative Wirtschaftsethik. Grundlagen einer lebensdienlichen Ökonomie. 4. Aufl. Bern: Haupt.


Global Ethics

  • Jones, Charles. Global Justice: Defending Cosmopolitanism (frei verfügbar bei Google Books)
  • Miller, David. National responsibility and Global Justice. Oxford: Oxford University Press 2007 (frei verfügbar bei Google Books)
  • Pogge, Thomas. World Poverty and Human Rights. 2nd ed., Cambridge: Cambridge Polity Press 2008 (frei verfügbar bei Google Books)
  • Brock, Gillian. Global Justice. A Cosmopolitan Account. Oxford: Oxford University Press 2009 (frei verfügbar bei Google Books)
  • Charles Beitz, Political Theory and International Relations. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 1979 (frei verfügbar bei Google Books)


Philosophy of Biology

  • Zeitschrift „Biology and Philosophy
  • Ayala, Francisco J.; Arp, Robert (Hg.): Contemporary Debates in Philosophy of Biology, Malden/Oxford: Blackwell 2010
  • Grene, Marjorie; Depew, David: The Philosophy of Biology. An Episodic History, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 2004
  • Hull, David L.; Ruse, Michael (Hg.): The Cambridge Companion to the Philosophy of Biology, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 2007
  • Krohs, Ulrich; Toepfer, Georg (Hg.): Philosophie der Biologie, Frankfurt a. M.: Suhrkamp 2006
  • Mahner, Martin; Bunge, Mario: Philosophische Grundlagen der Biologie, Berlin u.a.: Springer 2000
  • Matthen, Mohan; Stephens, Christopher (Hg.): Philosophy of Biology, Amsterdam u.a.: Elsevier 2007
  • Sarkar, Sahotra; Plutynski, Anya (Hg.): A Companion to the Philosophy of Biology, Malden/Oxford: Blackwell 2008


Animal Ethics

  • umfangreiche Bibliographie englischsprachiger Texte zur Tierethik:
  • Armstrong, Susan; Botzler, Richard G. (Hg.): The Animal Ethics Reader, London: Routledge 2003
  • Donovan, Josephine; Adams, Carol J. (Hg.): The Feminist Care Tradition in Animal Ethics, New York: Columbia University Press 2007
  • Kalof, Linda; Fitzgerald, Amy (Hg.): The Animals Reader. The Essential Classic and Contemporary Writings, Oxford/New York: Berg 2007
  • Sapontzis, Steve (Hg.): Food for Thought. The Debate over Eating Meat, Amherst: Prometheus 2004
  • Sunstein, Cass R.; Nussbaum, Martha C. (Hg.): Animal Rights. Current Debates and New Directions, Oxford: Oxford University Press 2004
  • Webster, John: Animal Welfare. Limping towards Eden, Oxford u.a.: Blackwell 2005
  • Wolf, Ursula (Hg.): Texte zur Tierethik, Stuttgart: Reclam 2008



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