The Social and Political Thought of George Orwell

A Reassessment

By Stephen Ingle

© 2006 – Routledge

240 pages

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About the Book

Stephen Ingle is Professor at the Politics Department, University of Stirling. His main academic interests are in the relationship between politics and literature and in adversarial (two party) politics, especially in the UK.

Table of Contents

1. In search of Orwell 2. The Shadow of Imperialism 3. The Poor, The Workers and the Decency Myth 4. To the Barricades and back 5. Family and Nation 6. Two plus two equals four 7. Socialism and the Soul of Man 8. Orwell’s Social and Political Thought.

About the Series

Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

This series explores core issues in political philosophy and social theory. Addressing theoretical subjects of both historical and contemporary relevance, the series has broad appeal across the social sciences. Contributions include new studies of major thinkers, key debates and critical concepts.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LIT000000
LITERARY CRITICISM / General
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General
POL010000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / History & Theory