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Collection: Environmental Ethics

 Global heating, wildlife extinction and pollution are among the most important ecological matter, they call for our urgent attention and deserve prominent documentation.The Globethics.net environmental ethics collection aims at gathering all most important sources on this matter. The content in the library is available in multiple languages and is mainly harvested from a wide variety... Read MoreAboutCollection: Environmental Ethics »

New Journal: International Journal of Sino-Western Studies

International Journal of Sino-Western Studies (IJS) is a Chinese-English bilingual academic journal, which is published twice a year in June and December in Finland by Nordic Forum of Sino-Western Studies. It is published simultaneously in printed and electronic online versions. Read MoreAboutNew Journal: International Journal of Sino-Western Studies »

Book of the month: Towards Consistency and Transparency in Academic Integrity

This book is an outcome of the 4th International Conference «Plagiarism across Europe and Beyond» organized by Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Mendel University in Brno, and the European Network for Academic Integrity. The conference is co-funded by the Erasmus+ Strategic Partnerships Programme of the European Union. It aims to be a forum for sharing best practices and experiences... Read MoreAboutBook of the month: Towards Consistency and Transparency in Academic Integrity »

Book of the month: The New Common

This open access book presents the scientific views of some fifty experts on how they believe the COVID-19 pandemic is currently affecting society, and how it will continue to do so in the years to come. Using the concept of a "common" (in the sense of common values, common places, common goods, and common sense), they elaborate on the transition from an Old Common to a New... Read MoreAboutBook of the month: The New Common »

New WCC content in online collection hosted by Globethics.net

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For many years, the Globethics.net Library has hosted a variety of collections on behalf of the World Council of Churches (WCC). The WCC has a longstanding partnership with Globethics.net, and is an active member of the Globethics.net Consortium on Ethics in Higher Education, as well as co-founder of what used to be called the "Global Digital Library on Theology and Ecumenism... Read MoreAboutNew WCC content in online collection hosted by Globethics.net »

New Collection: Peace-Building and Conflict Resolution

 The ethics of peace are not limited to UN Security Council Resolutions, which delineate the authorization for the "maintenance of international peace and security" since 1946. The question of international intervention as "ius ad interventionem" should be distinguished from a broad framework of efforts made by non-governmental organizations to manage and transform ... Read MoreAboutNew Collection: Peace-Building and Conflict Resolution »

Book of the month: New Paths and Policies towards Conflict Prevention

This book explores the discourse on conflict prevention and peacebuilding by bringing together researchers from China and Switzerland over a series policy dialogues. The Charter of the United Nations, adopted in the immediate aftermath of World War II, is clear about the fundamental necessity for the international community to act in partnership to prevent violent conflict. Given... Read MoreAboutBook of the month: New Paths and Policies towards Conflict Prevention »

World Book and Copyright Day: Book Recommendations

On the 23 April 2021, the world will celebrate UNESCO's World Book and Copyright Day. In a challenging year living through restriction measures and confinement, books have offered us escapism, and proved to be powerful tools to combat isolation and reinforce ties between people. At Globethics.net, we strongly advocate for equal access to knowledge resources, and all of our books... Read MoreAboutWorld Book and Copyright Day: Book Recommendations »

Discover new resources on Ethics in Higher Education

 New resources on ethics in higher education are now available via our Globethics.net Library and Globethics.net Publications. Check out the latest flyer by clicking here. Globethics.net Library The library has brand new content restricted to registered users, such as the titles below. So don't miss out and register today! Encyclopedia of the Social and Cultural Foundations of... Read MoreAboutDiscover new resources on Ethics in Higher Education »

Book of the month: Critical Perspectives on Interreligious Education

In Experiments in Empathy: Critical Reflections on Interreligious Education, the contributors provide a roadmap for practicing and developing innovative ways to teach religion that promotes interfaith understanding and cooperation. Readership: All interested in interreligious education, interfaith movement, comparative theologies, religious education, religion and politics will find... Read MoreAboutBook of the month: Critical Perspectives on Interreligious Education »