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  1. Political Obligation

    A Critical Introduction

    By Dudley Knowles

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Political Philosophy

    Political obligation is concerned with the clash between the individual’s claim to self-governance and the right of the state to claim obedience. It is a central and ancient problem in political philosophy. In this authoritative introduction, Dudley Knowles frames the problem of obligation in...

    Published August 17th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Hayek and Natural Law

    By Erik Angner

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    Providing a radical new reading of Hayek's life and work, this new book, by an important Hayekian scholar, dispels many of the mysteries surrounding one of the most prominent economists and political philosophers of the twentieth century. Angner argues that Hayek's work should be seen as...

    Published July 30th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Limits to Globalization

    North-South Divergence

    By William R. Thompson, Rafael Reuveny

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    In the post-Cold War era, economic globalization has loomed, at least for some, as the world system's next crisis carrier, creating winners and losers and trampling on the distinctiveness of local cultures. Yet the liberal assumption is that if the market does its job, the poor will catch up to the...

    Published July 22nd 2009 by Routledge

  4. Global Democracy: For and Against

    Ethical Theory, Institutional Design and Social Struggles

    By Raffaele Marchetti

    This book defends the case for the expansion of the democratic model to the global political sphere. Concentrating on the democratic deficit of international affairs, it examines the nexus between the phenomenon of international exclusion and the political response of global democracy. This...

    Published June 26th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Economics, Ethics and the Market

    Introduction and Applications

    By Johan J. Graafland

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    The primary aim of the text is to introduce the reader to the relationship between economics and ethics and to the application of economic ethics in the evaluation of the market. The reader will gain insight into: The ethical and methodological strategy of economics and criticism of the core...

    Published June 16th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Marxism & Scientific Socialism

    From Engels to Althusser

    By Paul Thomas

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    Engels declared at Marx’s funeral in Highgate Cemetery that "just as Darwin discovered the law of development of organic nature, so Marx discovered the law of development of human history". Scientific socialism was the term Engels used to describe Marx's socio-economic philosophy and many later...

    Published June 1st 2009 by Routledge

  7. Capital as Power

    A Study of Order and Creorder

    By Jonathan Nitzan, Shimshon Bichler

    Series: RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

    Conventional theories of capitalism are mired in a deep crisis: after centuries of debate, they are still unable to tell us what capital is. Liberals and Marxists both think of capital as an ‘economic’ entity that they count in universal units of ‘utils’ or ‘abstract labour’, respectively. But...

    Published May 22nd 2009 by Routledge

  8. Political and Social Thought in Post-Communist Russia

    By Axel Kaehne

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    This is the first comprehensive study of Russian political and social thought in the post-Communist era. The book portrays and critically examines the conceptual and theoretical attempts by Russian scholars and political thinkers to make sense of the challenges of post-communism and the trials of...

    Published May 12th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Piero Sraffa: The Man and the Scholar

    Exploring His Unpublished Papers

    Edited by Heinz D. Kurz, Luigi Pasinetti, Neri Salvadori

    Previously published as special issues of The European Journal of the History of Economic Thought and The Review of Political Economy, this volume contains the papers devoted to the life and work of Piero Sraffa. Sraffa was a leading intellectual of the twentieth century. He was brought to...

    Published April 30th 2009 by Routledge

  10. Justice, Power and the Political Landscape

    Edited by Kenneth Olwig, Donald Mitchell

    Landscape is now on the agenda in a new way. The increasing interest in justice, power and the political landscape expresses a sea change occurring in the meaning of landscape itself, from landscape as scenery to landscape as polity and place. As Lionella Scazzosi argues "The meaning of the term ‘...

    Published April 29th 2009 by Routledge