• Marx and Law book cover

    Marx and Law

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Easton

    This collection of classic articles affirms Marx's continuing relevance to modern debates on the role of law. The issues addressed include the implications of Marx's analysis of law for understanding the form and functions of law, justice and injustice, the critique of liberal legalism, the…

    Hardback – 2008-05-12
    Philosophers and Law

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    The New Social Theory Reader

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Steven Seidman, Jeffrey C. Alexander

    This is the first anthology to thematize the dramatic upward and downward shifts that have created the new social theory, and to present this new and exciting body of work in a thoroughly trans-disciplinary manner. In this revised second edition readers are provided with a much greater range…

    Paperback – 2008-04-03

  • Revolution in the Making of the Modern World: Social Identities, Globalization and Modernity book cover

    Revolution in the Making of the Modern World

    Social Identities, Globalization and Modernity, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Foran, David Lane, Andreja Zivkovic

    This volume questions whether ideas of revolution are still relevant in the postmodern and globalized world of the twenty-first century. Featuring contributions from some of the world's leading sociological and political thinkers on revolution, it combines theoretical concerns with a variety of…

    Paperback – 2007-11-15

  • Cosmopolitanism book cover


    1st Edition

    By Robert Fine

    The idea of cosmopolitanism has informed some of the most important developments in current sociology. It has changed the way in which we think about a vast array of issues: the forces of globalization, the resurgence of nationalism, the future of political community in Europe, the role of…

    Paperback – 2007-11-15
    Key Ideas

  • Critical Theory and International Relations: A Reader book cover

    Critical Theory and International Relations

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Steven C. Roach

    This innovative new Reader provides students, scholars, and practitioners with a comprehensive overview of essential works of critical theory and critical international relations (IR) theory, including the writings of Kant, Hegel, Marx, Nietzsche, Freud, Weber, Horkheimer, Adorno, Marcuse, Habermas…

    Paperback – 2007-10-03

  • Twentieth-Century Marxism: A Global Introduction book cover

    Twentieth-Century Marxism

    A Global Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daryl Glaser, David M. Walker

    This book outlines and assesses the Marxist tradition as it developed in the twentieth century, and considers its place and standing as we move into the twenty-first century. It is divided into three parts examining Marxism historically, geographically and thematically: Part 1 analyzes early…

    Paperback – 2007-09-11

  • Enlightenment's Wake: Politics and Culture at the Close of the Modern Age book cover

    Enlightenment's Wake

    Politics and Culture at the Close of the Modern Age, 1st Edition

    By John Gray

    John Gray is the bestselling author of such books as Straw Dogs and Al Qaeda and What it Means to be Modern which brought a mainstream readership to a man who was already one of the UK's most well respected thinkers and political theorists. Gray wrote Enlightenment’s Wake in 1995 – six years after…

    Paperback – 2007-07-03
    Routledge Classics

  • Political Development book cover

    Political Development

    1st Edition

    By Damien Kingsbury

    This book fills a growing gap in the literature on international development by addressing the debates about good governance and institution-building within the context of political development. Political Development returns the key issues of human rights and democratization to the centre of the…

    Paperback – 2007-06-28

  • Fifty Major Political Thinkers book cover

    Fifty Major Political Thinkers

    2nd Edition

    By Ian Adams, R.W. Dyson

    Fifty Major Political Thinkers introduces the lives and ideas of some of the most influential figures in Western political thought, from ancient Greece to the present day. The entries provide a fascinating introduction to the major figures and schools of thought that have shaped contemporary…

    Paperback – 2007-04-19
    Routledge Key Guides

  • Concepts and Theories of Modern Democracy book cover

    Concepts and Theories of Modern Democracy

    3rd Edition

    By Anthony H. Birch

    This highly acclaimed and popular academic text is now available in a new edition, having been revised and updated to cover the analyses of the use, abuse and ambiguity of many essential concepts used in political discourse and political studies. These include basic concepts such as liberty,…

    Paperback – 2007-04-12

  • Understanding Weber book cover

    Understanding Weber

    1st Edition

    By Sam Whimster

    Understanding Weber provides an accessible and comprehensive explanation of the central issues of Weber's work. Using the most recent scholarship and editions of Weber's writings, Sam Whimster establishes the full range, depth and development of Max Weber's approach to the social and cultural…

    Paperback – 2007-03-08

  • Civil Societies and Social Movements: Domestic, Transnational, Global book cover

    Civil Societies and Social Movements

    Domestic, Transnational, Global, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ronnie D. Lipschutz

    This volume offers an historical and comparative overview of the literature, theory, practices and critiques of what has been variously labelled 'global' or 'transnational' civil society, which includes a broad range of non-state actors, political, social and economic. The volume includes an…

    Hardback – 2006-10-13
    The Library of Essays in International Relations

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