Collection Description

Globethics Publications Collection

This collection gathers all published works by, e.g. book volumes, doctoral dissertations and also single book chapters. Publications are available electronically and free of charge under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 International).

Description of Publications

  • publishes scholarly works in theological, philosophical and applied ethics. As publishing house, is committed to making books of high quality accessible to a wide audience.
    (Globethics Publication list flyer as of June 2018 to print, see a selection of our publications for Africa)
  • Professional editing, international cataloguing (ISBN etc.) and marketing, among others through the global network;
  • Low costs (publication contribution) for the authors,
  • Publication in the original language of the manuscript. Translations to be discussed;
  • Download for free: All volumes can be downloaded for free as pdfs from and from the library.
  • Bulk print copies with special rates for orders from the Global South can be ordered from Prices are in CHF/USD differentiated between low- and middle-income countries (S = South) and high-income countries (N = North).
  • Single print copies can be bought online in most cases from and other Amazon European stores.
  • Director of the Globethics Publications is Prof. Dr Obiora Ike, Executive Director,
  • About Series editors: list 2016-2020.
  • Globethics Publications Management contact:

Classification tree

AB    Globethics Publications Collection

AB001    Global
Books on ethical issues with global relevance and contextual perspectives. Each volume includes contributions from at least two continents and with two editors, often one from the global South and one from the global North.
AB002    Texts
Short declarations and guidelines, some adopted by the International Board of Foundation.

AB003    Focus
Books with a focus on a topical ethical issues written by academics and researchers, usually with a continental or regional relevance
AB004    African Law
Publications on African Law from one or multiple authors, in different languages.

AB005    Theses
Doctoral theses on ethics with a focus on the Global South.
AB006    China Christian
Books in Christian ethics from the contextual perspective of China.

AB007    Praxis
Publications for teaching, training and implementation of ethical topics.

AB008    China Ethics
Books in ethics with a special focus on China.

AB009    CEC
Conference of European Churches (CEC). Edition CEC at
AB010    CEC Flash
Focusing on ethical and theological perspectives in Europe and on human rights.

AB011    Readers
Current social and ethical challenges and trends in ethics are important for all of us who are interested for continuing ethical formation. Providing life-long contribution by keynote experts in the form of a simple and easily shareable handbook, Readers Series is engaged with key social ethical issues in the context of rapidly changing society in a globalised world.

AB012    Education Ethics
Each volume in this series offers analysis and contextual guidelines on ethics in education with contributions from authors from around the world. The series has been conceived to appeal to students and professionals alike, providing a blend of approaching values-based education for life-long learning and concrete examples of the development of ethical standards in universities. There is a particular focus on fostering global citizenship using open education models and distance learning possibilities.

AB013    Copublications & others
Individual co-publications and other books: the following titles featured here are the result of cooperation between and partners.

AB014    Reports
The Globethics Reports are conference summary reports based on conferences that Globethics has organised and conferences that Globethics has attended, for which a summary has been necessary. The reports may include summaries as well as sophisticated recommendations and projects for action.

AB015    Philosophy
The Series brings a deeper understanding of the works of important philosophers, through the unique insight of each author in the context of moral philosophical controversies of the last 20 years. While the content of the Series' volumes is partly theoretical, applied ethics is also featured with real-life cases and discussions of practical moral problems.

AB1    Globethics Publications Book Reviews
Book reviews are either preprint book reviews submitted to Globethics Library and/or reviews published by scientific journals, focusing on works published by Globethics Publications.

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