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  • Jahrbuch zur Liberalismus-Forschungby Eckart Conze; Joachim Scholtyseck; Erich Weede; Jürgen Frölich; Ewald Grothe

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2012; US$ 39.57

    Der 24. Jahrgang erscheint unter neuer Leitung, behält aber die bisherige Struktur und Konzeption bei: Den diesjährige Themenschwerpunkt bildet die ?liberale Erinnerungskultur?, die sowohl aus theoretischer Perspektive als auch anhand von konkreten Beispielen reflektiert wird. Acht weitere Aufsätze sind Themen aus der Geschichte des Liberalismus im... more...

  • Politisches Handeln in der postmodernen Konstellationby Mareike Gebhardt

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2014; US$ 49.74

    In einer Welt perfekt deklinierter Individualität und Anonymität ist die Existenz als Bürger eigentlich verloren. Mit dieser Diagnose beginnt die demokratietheoretische Analyse des vorliegenden Buches, die sich im Dialog mit Hannah Arendt und Jürgen Habermas als eine Situationskritik des Politischen versteht. Der Logik des Diskurses folgend, geht die... more...

  • Hannah Arendt and Political Theory: Challenging the Traditionby Steve Buckler

    Edinburgh University Press 2011; US$ 119.99

    Hannah Arendt's work has been noted for its unorthodox and eclectic style. This book aims to show that her unusual approach in fact reflects a consistent and distinctive conception of, and way of doing, political theory. This is established through close readings of her most influential works.In light of these readings Steve Buckler argues that... more...

  • The Routledge Guidebook to Hobbes' Leviathanby Glen Newey

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 32.95

    Hobbes is widely regarded as one of the most important figures in the history of ideas and political thought, and his seminal text Leviathan is widely recognised as one of the greatest works of political philosophy ever written. The Routledge Guidebook to Hobbes? Leviathan introduces the major themes in Hobbes? great book and acts as a companion... more...

  • Political Thought of Hume and his Contemporariesby Frederick G. Whelan

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00

    Intended for scholars in the fields of political theory, and the history of political thought, this two-volume examines David Hume's Political Thought (1711-1776) and that of his contemporaries, including Smith, Blackstone, Burke and Robertson.  This book is unified by its temporal focus on the middle and later decades of the eighteenth century and... more...

  • Political Thought of Hume and his Contemporariesby Frederick G. Whelan

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00

    Intended for scholars in the fields of political theory, and the history of political thought, this two-volume examines David Hume's Political Thought (1711-1776) and that of his contemporaries, including Smith, Blackstone, Burke and Robertson.  This book is unified by its temporal focus on the middle and later decades of the eighteenth century and... more...

  • John Rawls and the History of Political Thoughtby Jeffrey Bercuson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 140.00

    In this book, Jeffrey Bercuson presents the immense, and yet for the most part unrecognized, influences of Jean-Jacques Rousseau and Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel on John Rawls, the most important political philosopher of the 20th century. While the well-documented influence of Immanuel Kant on Rawls is deep and profound, Kantian features and interpretation... more...

  • Pragmatism and Political Theoryby Matthew Festenstein

    Wiley 2013; US$ 29.95

    Matthew Festenstein is Lecturer in Politics at the University of Hull. more...

  • Second Treatise of Governmentby John Locke; Richard H. Cox

    Wiley 2014; US$ 12.95

    Introduction vii Note on the Text xlv Principal dates xlvii Second Treatise of Government I. (Summary of the First Treatise) 1 II. Of the State of Nature 3 III. Of the State of War 11 IV. Of Slavery 15 V. Of Property 17 VI. Of Paternal Power 32 VII. Of Political or Civil Society 47 VIII. Of the Beginning of Political Societies... more...

  • Machiavelliby Quentin Skinner

    Oxford University Press 2000; US$ 9.99

    Niccolo Machiavelli's name has become a byword for duplicity and immorality. Is his sinister reputation deserved? Quentin Skinner focuses on "The Prince", the "Discourses", and "The History of Florence", and distils from them an introduction to Machiavelli's doctrines. more...