Philosophy: Political Philosophy

  • What is Pluralism? book cover

    What is Pluralism?

    1st Edition

    Edited by Volker Kaul, Ingrid Salvatore

    Is pluralism inherent to the human condition? Does it have its origins in the diversity of cultures? Are disagreements among individuals the same as disagreements among societies? Focusing on these critical questions essential to understanding of modern societies, this book traces the origins of…

    Paperback – 2019-10-20 
    Routledge India
    Ethics, Human Rights and Global Political Thought

  • The Discourse of Kingship in Classical Greece book cover

    The Discourse of Kingship in Classical Greece

    1st Edition

    By Carol Atack

    This book examines how ancient authors explored ideas of kingship as a political role fundamental to the construction of civic unity, the use of kingship stories to explain the past and present unity of the polis and the distinctive function or status attributed to kings in such accounts. It…

    Hardback – 2019-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

  • Marx, Marxism and Utopia book cover

    Marx, Marxism and Utopia

    1st Edition

    By Darren Webb

    This title was first published in 2000:  This engaging book suggests that Marx was right to reject 'utopian socialism' on the grounds that it undermined the principles of proletarian self-emancipation and self-determination. As a theoretician of the proletarian class, Marx sought to capture…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Heidegger's Philosophy and Theories of the Self book cover

    Heidegger's Philosophy and Theories of the Self

    1st Edition

    By Derek Robert Mitchell

    This title was first published in 2001. Explaining and defending a Heideggarian account of the self and our knowledge of the world, this book addresses the fundamental issues of selfhood and the elemental question of what it means to be human. The author vcritically examines theories of the self…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Memory, Historic Injustice, and Responsibility book cover

    Memory, Historic Injustice, and Responsibility

    1st Edition

    By W. James Booth

    What is it to do justice to the absent victims of past injustice, given the distance that separates us from them? Grounded in political theory and guided by the literature on historical justice, W. James Booth restores the dead to their central place at the heart of our understanding of why and how…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Leo Strauss in Northeast Asia book cover

    Leo Strauss in Northeast Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jun-Hyeok Kwak, Sungwoo Park

    This book analyses the reception of Leo Strauss and his political philosophy in Northeast Asia. By juxtaposing the central idea of Strauss’ political philosophy with the question of modernity, the contributors explore the eclectic adaptations of Strauss in Northeast Asian countries as a…

    Hardback – 2019-11-11 
    Routledge
    Political Theories in East Asian Context

  • Political Phenomenology: Experience, Ontology, Episteme book cover

    Political Phenomenology

    Experience, Ontology, Episteme, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Bedorf, Steffen Herrmann

    In recent years phenomenology has become a resource for reflecting on political questions. While much of this discussion has primarily focused on the ways in which phenomenology can help reformulate central concepts in political theory, the essays in this volume ask in a methodological and…

    Hardback – 2019-11-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Phenomenology

  • The Problem of Value Pluralism: Isaiah Berlin and Beyond book cover

    The Problem of Value Pluralism

    Isaiah Berlin and Beyond, 1st Edition

    By George Crowder

    Value pluralism is the idea, most prominently endorsed by Isaiah Berlin, that fundamental human values are universal, plural, conflicting, and incommensurable with one another. Incommensurability is the key component of pluralism, undermining familiar monist philosophies such as utilitarianism. But…

    Hardback – 2019-11-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

  • Hegel’s Civic Republicanism: Integrating Natural Law with Kant’s Moral Constructivism book cover

    Hegel’s Civic Republicanism

    Integrating Natural Law with Kant’s Moral Constructivism, 1st Edition

    By Kenneth R. Westphal

    In this book, Westphal offers an original interpretation of Hegel’s moral philosophy. Building on his previous study of the role of natural law in Hume’s and Kant’s accounts of justice, Westphal argues that Hegel developed and justified a robust form of civic republicanism. Westphal identifies, for…

    Hardback – 2019-11-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Philosophy

  • How Propaganda Became Public Relations: Foucault and the Corporate Government of the Public book cover

    How Propaganda Became Public Relations

    Foucault and the Corporate Government of the Public, 1st Edition

    By Cory Wimberly

    How Propaganda Became Public Relations pulls back the curtain on propaganda: how it was born, how it works, and how it has masked the bulk of its operations by rebranding itself as public relations. Cory Wimberly uses archival materials and wide variety of sources — Foucault’s work on…

    Hardback – 2019-11-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Routledge Revivals: The Hour of Decision (1934): Germany and World-Historical Evolution book cover

    Routledge Revivals: The Hour of Decision (1934)

    Germany and World-Historical Evolution, 1st Edition

    By Oswald Spengler

    First published in 1934, the majority of this book was developed just prior to the Nazi seizure of power, with additional material which reflects on its aftermath. It assessed the decline of European power and the crisis of Western civilization in the face of conflict between the ruling class and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Totalitarianism and Philosophy book cover

    Totalitarianism and Philosophy

    1st Edition

    By Alan Haworth

    When Mussolini, Hitler and Stalin first came to power in the 1930s, their regimes were considered by many to represent a new and perplexing phenomenon. They were labelled ‘totalitarian’. But is ‘totalitarianism’ genuinely new, or is the word just another name for something old and familiar, namely…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Philosophy

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