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11,838 works / 2,726 ebooks Search for books with subject Ethics.

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Prolific Authors

who have written the most books on this subject
Plutarch, 374 books
Cicero, 142 books
Aristotle, 77 books
Immanuel Kant, 57 books
Baruch Spinoza, 35 books
Friedrich Nietzsche, 32 books
David Hume, 28 books
James Hastings, 26 books
Plato, 24 books
Marcus Aurelius, 20 books
John Dewey, 19 books
Soko Yamaga, 19 books
Benedetto Croce, 17 books
Francis Hutcheson, 17 books
Henry Sidgwick, 15 books
Epictetus, 15 books
Peter Kropotkin, 15 books
Adam Smith, 15 books
Confucius, 15 books
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, 15 books
Pierre Charron, 14 books
Jacques Maritain, 14 books
Aranguren, José Luis L., 14 books
United States. Congress. Senate. Select Committee on Ethics, 14 books
Desiderius Erasmus, 14 books


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