Political Ideologies by H. B. McCulloughPolitical Ideologies by H. B. McCullough

Political Ideologies

byH. B. McCullough

Paperback | August 16, 2016

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Political Ideologies provides a concise overview of the political theories and theorists that have shaped the modern world, dissecting the major political ideologies of our age, and uncovering the rich layers of both their historical roots and their contemporary expressions. Emphasizing theplurality of political thought, the author examines contrasting views of the state's role in key policy areas, from personal rights and freedoms to social justice and economic growth. This new edition features a new chapter on secularism as well as expanded coverage of both feminism and religiousfundamentalism.
H. B. McCullough is professor emeritus in the Political Science department at UBC Okanagan. He is the author of several books and journal articles in political philosophy and ideology, and has been teaching political thought courses for nearly 20 years. He is co-editor of OUP Canada's Political Ideologies and Political Philosophies, th...
Title:Political IdeologiesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:440 pages, 9 × 7 × 0.9 inPublished:August 16, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements1. Introduction2. Classical Liberalism3. Conservatism4. Reform Liberalism5. Marxism6. Democratic Socialism7. Fascism and National Socialism8. Pacifism9. Anarchism10. Neo-Liberalism and Libertarianism11. Feminism12. Environmentalism13. Religious Fundamentalism14. Secularism (NEW!)15. ConclusionAppendix A: Scattered Diagram of Political IdeologiesAppendix B: Comparing Political IdeologiesGlossaryNotesReferencesIndex