By Mark Bevir
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How will we organize our collective affairs? Why can we reside jointly within the methods we do? How ought we to reside jointly? All people take into consideration the area they reside in, its historical past and destiny, and the beliefs wherein they wish to reside when it comes to others. How we expect this day decisively impacts the area of the next day. This encyclopedia makes an attempt to convey larger readability and figuring out to political debate.
Drawing jointly a crew of overseas students, the Encyclopedia of Political Theory examines the tips of the main political theorists from sooner than Plato to our personal occasions; the most colleges of political notion; the thoughts and concerns that experience captured the mind's eye and a spotlight of political theorists; and a few of the most associations and practices encouraged through political proposal. With greater than 450 entries, those 3 volumes supply a brief, one-stop resource to key subject matters within the box.
- Examines the worldwide panorama of all of the key theories and the theorists in the back of them
- Includes particular lists of entries that take care of constitutional suggestion and democratic thought
- Refers to exact norms and lines of assorted governments, felony platforms, and societies
- Devotes huge components to the background of rules approximately govt, ethics, and society
- Provides a chronology of political concept to aid readers see how a given theorist, institution, or factor matches into the larger historic picture
- Ancient Thought
- Applied Ethics
- Comparative Theory
- Constitutional Thought
- Critical Theory
- Democratic Thought
- Early glossy Thought
- International Theory
- Liberal Theory
- Medieval Thought
- Modern Theory
- Power and Authority
- Religious Thought
- Self and Community
This paintings is designed to function a reference resource for someone drawn to the roots of latest political thought. it is going to be a welcome boost to any educational or public library.
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Encyclopedia of Political Theory by Mark Bevir