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Major Works: Political Philosophy

You are currently browsing 31–40 of 71 new and published major works in the subject of Political Philosophy — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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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. A Fantasy of Reason (Routledge Library Editions: Political Science Volume 29)

    By Don Locke

    This ‘philosophical biography’ gives an account of Godwin’s life and thought, and by setting his thoughts in the context of his life, brings the two into juxtaposition. It relates Godwin’s views on politics and morality, education and religion, freedom and society, to the events of his life,...

    Published October 5th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Political and Social Philosophy (Routledge Library Editions: Political Science Volume 30)

    Edited by D. O'Mahony

    This volume consists of many of Lacordaire’s writings on social and political issues, many of which have been out of print for a long time and some of which appeared in this volume, when originally published, for the time in English. The central theme of the book is that the Christian solution of...

    Published October 5th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Methodism and Politics in British Society 1750-1850 (Routledge Library Editions: Political Science Volume 31)

    By David Hempton

    Originally published in 1984, this book charts the political and social consequences of Methodist expansion in the first century of its existence. While the relationship between Methodism and politics is the central subject of the book a number of other important themes are also developed. The...

    Published October 5th 2009 by Routledge

  4. The English Face of Machiavelli (Routledge Library Editions: Political Science Volume 32)

    By Felix Raab

    This is an important work of scholarship with regard to Machiavelli and the development of political thought in England. It charts the reactions of successive English thinkers to Machiavelli’s challenge, and the different aspects of Machiavelli’s thought which were perceived in the changing context...

    Published October 5th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Studies in the Growth of Nineteenth Century Government (Routledge Library Editions: Political Science Volume 33)

    Edited by Gillian Sutherland

    The main theme of this book is the complex relationship between government servants and the world around them and this is explored in a number of ways. The essays include studies of the people who played an important part in the development of 19th century government: there is a chapter on the...

    Published October 5th 2009 by Routledge

  6. A History of Greek Political Thought (Routledge Library Editions: Political Science Volume 34)

    By T. A. Sinclair

    This book gives a general survey of political thought from Homer to the beginning of the Christian era. To the evidence of the philosophers is added that of Herodotus, Euripides, Thucydides, Polybius and others whose writings illustrate the course of Greek political thinking in the Classical and...

    Published October 5th 2009 by Routledge

  7. The Growth of Papal Government in the Middle Ages (Routledge Library Editions: Political Science Volume 35)

    By Walter Ullmann

    This book reveals how the medieval papacy grew from modest beginnings into an impressive institution in the Middle Ages and deals with a wide field. It charts the history of the papacy and its relations to East and West from the 4th to the 12th centuries, embraces such varied subjects as law,...

    Published October 5th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Medieval Papalism (Routledge Library Editions: Political Science Volume 36)

    By Walter Ullmann

    This volume deals with the problem of State and Church in the Middle Ages from a new angle. It not only shows how and why the medieval popes pursued a policy of world domination, but also discloses the ideas by which the papal monarchs were primarily influenced....

    Published October 5th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Sovereignty (Routledge Library Editions: Political Science Volume 37)

    By Paul Ward

    First published in 2010. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 5th 2009 by Routledge

  10. The Illusion of the Epoch Routledge Library Editions: Political Science Volume 47

    Marxism-Leninism as a Philosophical Creed

    By Harold Acton

    British thinkers have considered Marxism primarily as a body of economic and social doctrine. They have concentrated attention on the class struggle and the alleged decline of capitalism but Marxism is also in a wide sense of the word, a system of thought and conduct comprising views about the...

    Published October 5th 2009 by Routledge