Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Political Philosophy Books

You are currently browsing 801–810 of 1,264 new and published books in the subject of Political Philosophy — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 81

  1. Government and Politics in Taiwan

    By Dafydd Fell

    Series: Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

    Written by an experienced teacher and scholar this new textbook introduces the reader to the big questions that concern change and continuity in how politics operates and how Taiwan is governed. Taking a critical approach, Dafydd Fell provides students with the essential background to the history...

    Published November 14th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Understanding Electoral Reform

    Edited by Reuven Y. Hazan, Monique Leyenaar

    Series: West European Politics

    The field of elections and electoral systems, and particularly electoral reform, has exhibited tremendous growth and cross-national appeal over the last two decades. However, beyond an increased knowledge of voting rules and their consequences for political representation, little attention has been...

    Published November 10th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Dialectics, Politics, and the Contemporary Value of Hegel's Practical Philosophy

    By Andrew Buchwalter

    Series: Routledge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Philosophy

    This book explores and details the actuality (Aktualität) of Hegel’s social and political philosophy--its relevance, topicality, and contemporary validity. It asserts--against the assumptions of those in a wide range of traditions--that Hegel’s thought not only remains relevant to debates in...

    Published November 9th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Utopian Politics

    Citizenship and Practice

    By Rhiannon Firth

    Series: Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

    In the context of global problems such as the economic downturn, escalating inequality, terrorism, resource depletion and climate change, cynicism prevails in contemporary politics, which need not be the case. Utopian Politics confronts a world intensely aware of the problems that we face and sadly...

    Published November 2nd 2011 by Routledge

  5. A Citizen’s Guide to American Ideology

    Conservatism and Liberalism in Contemporary Politics

    By Morgan Marietta

    Series: Citizen Guides to Politics and Public Affairs

    Conservatives and Liberals often resort to cartoon images of the opposing ideology, relying on broadly defined caricatures to illustrate their opposition. To help us get past these stereotypes, this short, punchy book explains the two dominant political ideologies in America today, providing a...

    Published October 26th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Civility in Politics and Education

    Edited by Deborah Mower, Wade L. Robison

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

    This book examines the concept of civility and the conditions of civil disagreement in politics and education. Although many assume that civility is merely polite behavior, it functions to aid rational discourse. Building on this basic assumption, the book offers multiple accounts of civility and...

    Published October 24th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Encyclopedia of the Holocaust

    Edited by Dr Robert Rozett, Dr Shmuel Spector

    Encyclopedia of the Holocaust is a comprehensive, authoritative one-volume reference that provides reliable information on this ignoble and frightening episode of modern history. It features eight essays on the history of the Holocaust and its antecedents, as well as coverage of such topics as the...

    Published October 21st 2011 by Routledge

  8. Climate Change and Future Justice

    Precaution, Compensation and Triage

    By Catriona McKinnon

    Series: Routledge Issues in Contemporary Political Theory

    Climate change creates unprecedented problems of intergenerational justice. What do members of the current generation owe to future generations in virtue of the contribution they are making to climate change? Providing important new insights within the theoretical framework of political liberalism...

    Published October 19th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Political Argument (Routledge Revivals)

    By Brian Barry

    Since its publication in 1965, Brian Barry's seminal work has occupied an important role in the revival of Anglo-American political philosophy. A number of ideas and terms in it have become part of the standard vocabulary, such as the distinction between "ideal-regarding" and "want-regarding"...

    Published October 17th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Terrorism and Communism (Routledge Revivals)

    A Contribution to the Natural History of Revolution

    By Karl Kautsky

    First published in English in 1920, this work is a reissue of Karl Kautsky's seminal work dealing with the origins and history of the forces at work in revolutionary epochs, which offers pathbreaking insights on the development of civilisation. The opening chapters, dealing with eigthteenth...

    Published October 17th 2011 by Routledge