An Introduction to Political Philosophy, Colin Bird
Автор: Colin Bird Название: An Introduction to Political Philosophy ISBN: 1108423434 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781108423434 Издательство: Cambridge Academ Цена: 8627 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщикаПоставка под заказ. Описание: Now revised and updated and containing several entirely new chapters, this book provides a comprehensive introduction to political philosophy. It discusses historical and contemporary figures and covers a vast range of topics and debates, including immigration, war, national and global economics, the ethical and political implications of climate change, and the persistence of racial oppression and injustice. It also presents accessible, non-technical discussions of perfectionism, utilitarianism, theories of the social contract, and the Marxian tradition of social criticism. Real-life examples introduce students to ways of using philosophical reflection and debates, and open up new perspectives on politics and political issues. Throughout, this book challenges readers to think critically about political arguments and institutions that they might otherwise take for granted. It will be a vital and provocative resource for any student of philosophy or political science.
Автор: Bowie Andrew Название: German Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction ISBN: 0199569258 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780199569250 Издательство: Oxford Academ Рейтинг: Цена: 919 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: German philosophy remains the core of modern philosophy. This iVery Short Introduction/i discusses the idea that German philosophy forms one of the most revealing responses to the problems of modernity. Including many significant German philosophers, and other more neglected thinkers, he provides an insight into German philosophical traditions.
Описание: History of Political Theory: An Introduction is an engaging introduction to the main figures in the history of Western Political Theory and their most important works. The first volume traces the development of political theory "from the beginning" in ancient Greece through to the Reformation.
Описание: Fifty distinguished contributors survey the entire history of political philosophy. They consider questions about how the subject should best be studied; they examine historical periods and great theorists in their intellectual contexts; and they discuss aspects of the subject that transcend periods, such as democracy, the state, and imperialism.
Автор: Christman, John Название: Social and political philosophy ISBN: 0415217989 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780415217989 Издательство: Taylor&Francis Рейтинг: Цена: 2540 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: This text should be useful to any student coming to social and political philosophy for the first time. It provides a broad survey of fundamental social and political questions in modern society, as well as clear, accessible discussions of the philosophophical issues central to political thought.
Автор: Floyd Название: Political Philosophy versus History? ISBN: 0521146887 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780521146883 Издательство: Cambridge Academ Рейтинг: Цена: 2530 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Leading scholars contribute original and timely essays which discuss how political philosophy should be studied today.
Описание: This is Political Philosophy is an accessible and well–balanced introduction to the main issues in political philosophy written by an author team from the fields of both philosophy and politics. This text connects issues at the core of political philosophy with current, live debates in policy, politics, and law and addresses different ideals of political organization, such as democracy, liberty, equality, justice, and happiness. Written with great clarity, This is Political Philosophy is accessible and engaging to those who have little or no prior knowledge of political philosophy and is supported with supplemental pedagogical and instructor material on the This Is Philosophy series site.
Автор: Colin Bird Название: An Introduction to Political Philosophy ISBN: 0521544823 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780521544825 Издательство: Cambridge Academ Рейтинг: Цена: 2645 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Providing a comprehensive introduction to political philosophy, this book combines discussion of historical and contemporary figures, together with numerous real-life examples. It ranges over an unusually broad range of topics in the field, including the just distribution of wealth, both within countries and globally; the nature and justification of political authority; the meaning and significance of freedom; arguments for and against democratic rule; the problem of war; and the grounds for toleration in public life. It also offers an accessible, non-technical discussion of perfectionism, utilitarianism, theories of the social contract, and of recently popular forms of critical theory. Throughout, the book challenges readers to think critically about political arguments and institutions that they might otherwise take for granted. It will be a provocative text for any student of philosophy or political science.
Автор: Levine A Andrew, Smeyers Paul, Smith Richard, Название: Engaging Political Philosophy ISBN: 0631222286 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780631222286 Издательство: Wiley Рейтинг: Цена: 11232 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: This volume investigates the political philosophies of Hobbes, Rousseau, Locke, Mill, Rawls, and Marx and reveals the scope and limits of the philosophical tradition they helped to forge. A cohesive narrative about modern political philosophy emerges that helps create an accessible introduction.
Описание: History of Political Theory: An Introduction is an engaging introduction to the main figures in the history of Western Political Theory and their most important works. The second volume traces the origin and development of liberal political theory, and so the foundations for contemporary views.
Автор: Zuckert Название: Political Philosophy in the Twentieth Century ISBN: 0521185068 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780521185066 Издательство: Cambridge Academ Рейтинг: Цена: 2645 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: This book demonstrates the rich diversity and depth of political philosophy in the twentieth century. Catherine H. Zuckert has compiled a collection of essays recounting the lives of political theorists, connecting each biography with the theorist's life work and explaining the significance of the contribution to modern political thought. The essays are organized to highlight the major political alternatives and approaches. Beginning with essays on John Dewey, Carl Schmitt, and Antonio Gramsci, representing the three main political alternatives liberal, fascist, and communist at mid-century, the book proceeds to consider the lives and works of migr?'s such as Hannah Arendt, Eric Voegelin, and Leo Strauss, who brought a continental perspective to the United States after World War II. The second half of the collection contains essays on recent defenders of liberalism, such as Friedrich Hayek, Isaiah Berlin, and John Rawls, and liberalism's many critics, including Michel Foucault, J rgen Habermas, and Alasdair MacIntyre.
Автор: Estlund David Название: Oxford Handbook of Political Philosophy ISBN: 0195376692 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780195376692 Издательство: Oxford Academ Рейтинг: Цена: 10929 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: This volume includes 22 new pieces by leading political philosophers, on traditional issues (such as authority and equality) and emerging issues (such as race, and money in politics). The pieces are clear and accessible will interest both students and scholars working in philosophy, political science, law, economics, and more.