Politics & International Relations: Introductory Politics

  • The Communist Ideal in Hegel and Marx book cover

    The Communist Ideal in Hegel and Marx

    1st Edition

    By David MacGregor

    One reader has called this study, first published in 1984, ‘easily the best book on the relation of Hegel to Marx’. With spirited argument, MacGregor demonstrates that Hegelian logic suited Marx’s purpose so well because it already contained the unique elements that later appeared in Marx’s social…

    Paperback – 2016-10-14

  • Karl Marx: Man and Fighter book cover

    Karl Marx: Man and Fighter

    1st Edition

    By Boris Nicolaievsky, Otto Maenchen-Helfen

    Strife has raged about Karl Marx for decades, and never had it been so embittered as at the time of this book’s first publication, 1936. Marx had impressed his image on the time as not other had done. To some he was – and still is – a fiend, the arch-enemy of human civilisation, and the prince of…

    Paperback – 2016-10-14

  • Before the Revisionist Controversy: Kautsky, Bernstein, and the Meaning of Marxism, 1895-1898 book cover

    Before the Revisionist Controversy

    Kautsky, Bernstein, and the Meaning of Marxism, 1895-1898, 1st Edition

    By H. Kendall Rogers

    In this book, first published in 1992, the author examines the polemic fought by German Social-Democratic Party leaders and intellectuals Karl Kautsky and Eduard Bernstein against what they perceived to be misunderstandings of Marxism propagated by members of the Social-Democratic Federation (SDF)…

    Paperback – 2016-10-14

  • Marxism's Retreat from Africa book cover

    Marxism's Retreat from Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Arnold Hughes

    The collapse of Marxism in much of the Third World as well as Europe was so sudden and spectacular that it is hard to believe that in the space of seven years The Journal of Communist Studies could bring out special issues both on the creation of ‘Military Marxist Regimes in Africa’, and on their…

    Paperback – 2016-10-14

  • The Millennium Development Goals: Challenges, Prospects and Opportunities book cover

    The Millennium Development Goals: Challenges, Prospects and Opportunities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nana Poku, Jim Whitman

    As the 15-year Millennium Development Goals approach their conclusion, we can now measure their larger successes and failures in more than ‘snapshot’ fashion; and we can begin to consider how best to shape the international development agenda for the coming decades based on what we have learned.…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11

  • Conceived in Liberty: The American Worldview in Theory and Practice book cover

    Conceived in Liberty

    The American Worldview in Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Jr. Tierney

    Conceived in Liberty is a cultural, sociological and geopolitical review of the uniquely American notion that the country and its people are "exceptional." While all nations have their own patriotic commitments, no other people have outwardly declared their power as vigorously as have Americans,…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30

  • Social Science and Historical Perspectives: Society, Science, and Ways of Knowing book cover

    Social Science and Historical Perspectives

    Society, Science, and Ways of Knowing, 1st Edition

    By Jack David Eller

    This accessible book introduces the story of ‘social science’, with coverage of history, politics, economics, sociology, psychology, anthropology, and geography. Key questions include: How and why did the social sciences originate and differentiate? How are they related to older traditions…

    Paperback – 2016-09-13

  • A History of Terrorism: Expanded Edition book cover

    A History of Terrorism

    Expanded Edition, 1st Edition

    By Walter Laqueur

    Terrorism is often mistakenly thought of as a modern phenomenon, but it goes back quite some time. A History of Terrorism charts the history of political terror from nineteenth-century Europe to the multinational operations of Arab and other groups today. The question is: What is its true impact…

    Paperback – 2016-08-30

  • Politics and the Novel During the Cold War book cover

    Politics and the Novel During the Cold War

    1st Edition

    By David Caute

    David Cautes wide-ranging study examines how outstanding novelists of the Cold War era conveyed the major issues of contemporary politics and history. In the United States and Western Europe the political novel flourished in the 1930s and 1940s, the crisis years of economic depression, fascism, the…

    Paperback – 2016-07-30

  • American Interpretations of Natural Law: A Study in the History of Political Thought book cover

    American Interpretations of Natural Law

    A Study in the History of Political Thought, 1st Edition

    By Benjamin Fletcher Wright

    This book illustrates the deep roots of natural law doctrines in America's political culture. Originally published in 1931, the volume shows that American interpretations of natural law go to the philosophical heart of the American regime. The Declaration of Independence is the preeminent example…

    Paperback – 2016-06-30
    Library of Liberal Thought

  • Totalitarianism, Globalization, Colonialism: The Destruction of Civilization Since 1914 book cover

    Totalitarianism, Globalization, Colonialism

    The Destruction of Civilization Since 1914, 1st Edition

    By Harry Redner

    The century that began in 1914 with the outbreak of the First World War was catastrophic. Over the course of that one-hundred-year span, civilizations were destroyed in the Old World, the New World, and the Third World, the latter represented by China, India, and Islam.In Europe the main agent of…

    Paperback – 2016-06-30

  • The Illusion of a Conservative Reagan Revolution book cover

    The Illusion of a Conservative Reagan Revolution

    1st Edition

    Edited by Larry M. Schwab

    This book presents a provocative perspective on the impact of the Reagan administration. Many political commentators, both liberal and conservative, argue that the 1980s was a period of fundamental conservative change. Some of them believe the changes have been so important that the 1980s should be…

    Paperback – 2016-05-30

8Series in Introductory Politics

Product Search