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Major Works: Politics & International Relations

You are currently browsing 341–350 of 430 new and published major works in the subject of Politics & International Relations — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

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  1. Karl Marx

    By Michael Evans

    First published in 1975, this book provides an interpretative introduction to the political thought of Karl Marx. The approach is both historical and analytical, with emphasis placed on developments and changes in Marx's thought. The book is firmly based on a close reading of primary sources...

    Published December 24th 2003 by Routledge

  2. John Stuart Mill

    By R J Halliday, R. J. Halliday

    First published in 1976, this volume offers a significant new interpretation of Mill's political thought, Mill's ambivalent attitude to democracy is carefully examined. The implications for modern democracy of Mill's views on consensus and leadership, bureaucracy and participation, equality and...

    Published December 24th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Bentham

    By James Steintrager

    First published in 1977 this volume challenges the accepted interpretations of Bentham's political thought and in particular the landmark criticism by John Stuart Mill and Elie Halévy, the author consulted the extensive manuscript collections left by Bentham to the University of London and the...

    Published December 24th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Hobbes

    Morals and Politics

    By D D Raphael, D. D. Raphael

    First published in 1977 this book is both expository and critical and concentres on Hobbes' ethical and political theory, but also considering the effect on these of his metaphysics. Updated, with a new preface especially for this re-issue, which brings together recent scholarship on Hobbes, a...

    Published December 24th 2003 by Routledge

  5. John Locke

    By Geraint Parry

    From earliest times Locke's writings have been the subject of controversy. An intellectual caught up in the politics of late 17th century England, his writings on politics reveal a man attempting to combine an analysis of the underlying principles of society with a deep commitment to a specific...

    Published December 24th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Socialism

    Critical Concepts in Political Science

    Edited by Jeremy Jennings

    Series: Critical Concepts in Political Science

    This four-volume collection combines the historical with the conceptual, providing a guide to the main themes that have structured socialist thought and practice over the last 200 years. The set also examines contemporary socialism. A detailed index and new introduction makes this set an invaluable...

    Published December 17th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Fascism

    Critical Concepts in Political Science

    Edited by Roger Griffin with Matthew Feldman

    Series: Critical Concepts in Political Science

    The nature of 'fascism' has been hotly contested by scholars since the term was first coined by Mussolini in 1919. However, for the first time since Italian fascism appeared there is now a significant degree of consensus amongst scholars about how to approach the generic term, namely as a...

    Published December 3rd 2003 by Routledge

  8. Welfare and the State

    Edited by Nicholas Deakin, Catherine Jones Finer, Bob Matthews

    Series: Critical Concepts in Political Science

    One of the most contested issues of the 20th century is that of welfare - how it should be available, to whom, on what terms and by what means. The debate on welfare has taken place across the developed world, and has spread to developing nations: it encompasses a wide range of ideological...

    Published November 5th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Early Explorations of Russia

    By Marshall Poe

    It was only during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries that western Europeans discovered the lands now known as Russia. Travellers to these lands published their discoveries for an interested and curious public, revealing details of a country very different from what Western Europeans were used...

    Published October 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  10. The Early Sociology of Culture

    Edited by Kenneth Thompson

    The study of sociology regularly involves a re-reading of the classics of the discipline, and this collection makes available some of the most important early texts for re-evaluation.The early twentieth century was a crucial period of development for the emerging discipline of sociology. The...

    Published May 28th 2003 by Routledge