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Taming the Leviathan: The Reception of the Political and Religious Ideas of Thomas Hobbes in England 1640–1700

Taming the Leviathan

The Reception of the Political and Religious Ideas of Thomas Hobbes in England 1640–1700

Cambridge University Press (2007)
US$33.99

A wide-ranging study of the English reception of Hobbes's political and religious ideas.

Utilitarianism and the New Liberalism
Cambridge University Press (2007)
US$41.50

This study argues that nineteenth-century English New Liberalism was considerably more indebted to...

Levi-Strauss, Anthropology, and Aesthetics
Cambridge University Press (2007)
US$33.99

A wide-ranging 2007 study of Claude Lévi-Strauss's aesthetic thought.

Victorian Visions of Global Order: Empire and International Relations in Nineteenth-Century Political Thought

Victorian Visions of Global Order

Empire and International Relations in Nineteenth-Century Political Thought

Cambridge University Press (2007)
US$33.99

An insight into the climate of political thought surrounding the most powerful empire in history,...

The Secularisation of the Confessional State: The Political Thought of Christian Thomasius

The Secularisation of the Confessional State

The Political Thought of Christian Thomasius

Cambridge University Press (2007)
US$42.50

A discussion of Thomasius's work in public and church law, providing a revealing comparison with the...

French Political Thought from Montesquieu to Tocqueville: Liberty in a Levelled Society?
Cambridge University Press (2008)
US$42.50

A major contribution to the understanding of one of the most important strands of modern political...

Thinking about Property: From Antiquity to the Age of Revolution

Thinking about Property

From Antiquity to the Age of Revolution

Cambridge University Press (2007)
US$26.99

This book explores the historical development of some central themes about property through the...

The Philosophy of Simone de Beauvoir: Ambiguity, Conversion, Resistance

The Philosophy of Simone de Beauvoir

Ambiguity, Conversion, Resistance

Cambridge University Press (2008)
US$77.50

A study of Beauvoir's work on 'otherness' through the concepts of gender, race, and ageing.

Liberal Values: Benjamin Constant and the Politics of Religion

Liberal Values

Benjamin Constant and the Politics of Religion

Cambridge University Press (2008)
US$44.99

Constant's intellectual development into a founding father of modern liberalism is examined through...

Public Philosophy in a New Key: Volume 1, Democracy and Civic Freedom
Cambridge University Press (2008)
US$25.99

Two ambitious volumes from one of the world's leading political philosophers presenting a new kind...