• The Open Society and its Enemies book cover

    The Open Society and its Enemies

    7th Edition

    By Karl Popper

    Written in political exile in New Zealand during the Second World War and published in two volumes in 1945, The Open Society and its Enemies was hailed by Bertrand Russell as a 'vigorous and profound defence of democracy'. This legendary attack on the philosophies of Plato, Hegel and Marx…

    Hardback – 2002-05-24

  • Modern Political Thinkers and Ideas: An Historical Introduction book cover

    Modern Political Thinkers and Ideas

    An Historical Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Tudor Jones

    Modern Political Thinkers and Ideas is an exciting new text that provides students with a clearly presented introduction to some of the key areas of modern political thought. Uniquely combining historical and philosophical approaches to the subject, it describes the writings and ideas of the most…

    Paperback – 2001-09-13

  • Doing Dissertations in Politics: A Student Guide book cover

    Doing Dissertations in Politics

    A Student Guide, 1st Edition

    By David Silbergh

    This guide has been designed to help undergraduates develop an understanding of practical research methods, and their application in the undergraduate dissertation. Written in an accessible and engaging style, it offers advice on all aspects of undergraduate research, from choosing a dissertation…

    Paperback – 2001-08-26

  • Encyclopedia of Democratic Thought book cover

    Encyclopedia of Democratic Thought

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Barry Clarke, Joe Foweraker

    Containing almost 200 entries from 'accountability' to the 'Westminster model' the Encyclopedia of Democratic Thought explores all the ideas that matter to democracy past, present and future. It is destined to become the first port-of-call for all students, teachers and researchers of political…

    Hardback – 2001-06-28

  • The New Social Theory Reader book cover

    The New Social Theory Reader

    1st Edition

    Edited by Steven Seidman, Jeffrey C. Alexander

    This comprehensive reader provides students and academics with access to the writers and perspectives that are shaping some of the most exciting social thinking today, with the editors placing key figures in lively debate with each other. The first section sets out some of the main schools of…

    Paperback – 2001-06-21

  • Reading Political Philosophy: Machiavelli to Mill book cover

    Reading Political Philosophy

    Machiavelli to Mill, 1st Edition

    By Derek Matravers, Jonathan Pike, Nigel Warburton

    This clear and thorough introduction provides students with the skills necessary to understand the main thinkers, texts and arguments of political philosophy and thought. Each chapter comprises a brief overview of a major political thinker, followed by an introduction to one or more of their most…

    Paperback – 2000-12-14

  • Concepts and Theories of Modern Democracy book cover

    Concepts and Theories of Modern Democracy

    2nd Edition

    By Anthony H. Birch

    The second edition of this highly successful and widely used textbook has been updated to take into account the considerable developments in the field since the last edition was published. New areas covered include:* the Nation-state* the internet* the notion of governance* nationalism…

    Paperback – 2000-10-12

  • Negativity and Politics: Dionysus and Dialectics from Kant to Poststructuralism book cover

    Negativity and Politics

    Dionysus and Dialectics from Kant to Poststructuralism, 1st Edition

    By Diana Coole

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2000-03-30

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    Green Political Thought

    3rd Edition

    By Andrew Dobson

    Andrew Dobson's highly acclaimed introduction to green political thought is now available in a new edition. It has been fully revised and updated to take into account the areas that have grown in importance since the last edition was published.The third edition includes:* a comparison of ecologism…

    Hardback – 2000-03-23

  • Political Theory In Transition book cover

    Political Theory In Transition

    1st Edition

    Edited by Noel O'Sullivan

    During the past two decades there has been increasing dissatisfaction with established political categories, on the grounds that they no longer fit many of the facts of contemporary life, or adequately express many contemporary political ideals. Political Theory in Transition explores the principal…

    Paperback – 2000-02-24

  • Modern Political Thought: A Reader book cover

    Modern Political Thought

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Gingell, Adrian Little, Christopher Winch

    Modern Political Thought: A Reader is an excellent introduction to the key works of the major political thinkers from the English Civil War to the end of the 19th Century. It draws together the most important parts of seminal works of political thought such as Hobbes' Leviathan, Locke's Treatises,…

    Paperback – 1999-12-02

  • Democracy in Practice book cover

    Democracy in Practice

    1st Edition

    By Helena Catt

    bThis unique textbook provides students with a detailed look at many different aspects of democracy in practice: clearly describing and analysing all three existing models of democracy: * participatory democracy * referenda and initiatives * representative or liberal democracy. Using numerous real…

    Paperback – 1999-02-04

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