Martha C. Nussbaum
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Martha C. Nussbaum

Martha C. Nussbaum is the Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago, appointed in Law, Philosophy, and Divinity.

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    • The Monarchy of Fear

    • A Philosopher Looks at Our Political Crisis
    • By: Martha C. Nussbaum
    • Narrated by: Amanda Carlin
    • Length: 8 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
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    From one of the world’s most celebrated moral philosophers comes a thorough examination of the current political crisis and recommendations for how to mend our divided country....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Everyone should read this book now!

    • By Charlotte Mabry on 08-31-18

    Regular price: $17.00

    • Creating Capabilities

    • The Human Development Approach
    • By: Martha C. Nussbaum
    • Narrated by: Naomi Jacobson
    • Length: 6 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 16
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 15

    In this powerful critique, Martha Nussbaum argues that our dominant theories of development have given us policies that ignore our most basic human needs for dignity and self-respect....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • The book is good but the narration not that good.

    • By Carla. on 04-21-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Anger and Forgiveness

    • Resentment, Generosity, Justice
    • By: Martha C. Nussbaum
    • Narrated by: Karen White
    • Length: 15 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 25
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      4 out of 5 stars 24

    In this wide-ranging book, Martha C. Nussbaum, one of our leading public intellectuals, argues that anger is conceptually confused and normatively pernicious....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Highest Praise

    • By Cat Owner on 04-06-18

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Not for Profit

    • Why Democracy Needs the Humanities
    • By: Martha C. Nussbaum
    • Narrated by: Tamara Marston
    • Length: 5 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
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      5 out of 5 stars 14
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    In this short and powerful book, celebrated philosopher Martha Nussbaum makes a passionate case for the importance of the liberal arts at all levels of education....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Not for Profit

    • By elemarteacher on 07-21-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The New Religious Intolerance

    • Overcoming the Politics of Fear in an Anxious Age
    • By: Martha C. Nussbaum
    • Narrated by: Karen White
    • Length: 9 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 10

    Drawing inspiration from philosophy, history, and literature, Martha C. Nussbaum takes us to task for our religious intolerance....

    Regular price: $19.95

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