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Major Works: Political Theory

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  1. Routledge Library Editions: Political Science Mini-Set B: Democracy: 11-Volume Set

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Science

    Mini-set B: Democracy reprints 11 volumes, by authors such as April Carter, Paul Q. Hirst, Gunnar Heckscher, Peter Pulzer and Douglas Wass. The volumes discuss the democratic process in politics, as well as direct action and social principles within the democratic state....

    Published October 4th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Library Editions: Political Science Mini-set C: History of Western Political Thought: 23-Volume Set

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Science

    Mini-set C: History of Western Political Thought consists of 23 volumes, including some classic texts: J W Allen's A History of Political Thought in the 16th Century, Ernest Barker's Greek Political Theory, Andrew Maclaren Carstairs' A Short History of Electoral Systems in Western Europe,...

    Published October 4th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Routledge Library Editions: Political Science Mini-set D: Political Sociology: 9-Volume Set

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Science

    Mini-set D: Political Sociology discusses key themes such as race and politics, culture and politics, popular political movements and politics in relation to the social sciences in general....

    Published October 4th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Routledge Library Editions: Political Science Mini-set E: Radical Politics/The Socialist Tradition: 14-Volume Set

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Political Science

    Mini-set E: Radical Politics/The Socialist Tradition re-issues works by H B Acton, George Brenkert, Tom Campbell, Antony Cutler, Barry Hindess, Paul Hirst, Athar Hussain, Amlan Datta, J Jupp, Dennis Kavanagh, Norman MacKenzie, Patricia Pugh and Paul Thomas among others which discuss the history of...

    Published October 4th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Today and Tomorrow Volume 16 War and Politics

    Callinicus: A Defence of Chemical Warfare Paris or the Future of War Janus or the Conquest of War Sinon or the Future of Politics Typhoeus or the Future of Socialism

    By Haldane, Liddell Hart, McDougall, Mowrer, Shadwell

    A Defence of Chemical Warfare J B S Haldane Originally published in 1925 "Mr Haldane’s brilliant study." Times Leading Article "A book to be read by every intelligent adult." Spectator . This volume discusses the use of chemical weapons during the Second World War from the scientific...

    Published April 15th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Today and Tomorrow Volume 15 Society & the State

    It Isn't Done: Taboos Among the British Islanders Stentor or the Press of Today and Tomorrow Nuntius or the Future of Advertising Cato or the Future of Censorship

    By Lyall, Ockham, Russell, Seagle

    It Isn’t Done Taboo Among the British Islanders Archibald Lyall Originally published in 1930 "An admirably brisk attack on taboos." Observer "An amusingly provocative little essay." Bystander A witty and interesting contribution to the study of what may and may not be done in the British Isles...

    Published March 31st 2008 by Routledge

  7. Today and Tomorrow Volume 14 Society and the State

    Archon or the Future of Government Cain or the Future of Crime Solon or the Price of Justice Lycurgus, or the Future of the Law Fortuna, or Chance and Design

    By Fyfe, Godwin, Harvey, Haynes, Young

    Archon or the Future of Government Hamilton Fyfe Originally published in 1927 "This is a good essay on the nature of government, or politics." Economic Review "Writes with a wide experience and an intimate knowledge". Daily Herald. This volume surveys the methods of government in the past...

    Published March 31st 2008 by Routledge

  8. Democracy

    Edited by Michael Saward

    Series: Critical Concepts in Political Science

    Democracy refers both to a political system and a political idea. As a name for a political system, it refers to the fact that the people themselves rule in some sense - indirectly through elected representatives in the modern period. As an idea, it stands for the desire to deepen and extend the...

    Published December 6th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Hannah Arendt

    Edited by Garrath Williams

    Series: Critical Assessments of Leading Political Philosophers

    Hannah Arendt is increasingly recognised as one of the most important political thinkers of the twentieth century. She gained fame for her historical study of totalitarianism, notoriety for her reportage of Adolf Eichman’s trial, and philosophical recognition for her explorations of (political)...

    Published March 14th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Aristotle

    By John B. Morrall

    First published in 1977 this volume is the only account published in English in the 20th century to be exclusively devoted to an interpretation of Aristotle's political thought (as distinct from commentaries, translations and works on Aristotelean philosophy in general). It places Aristotle in his...

    Published December 24th 2003 by Routledge