Political Thinkers: From Socrates to the Present by David Boucher

Political Thinkers: From Socrates to the Present

EditorDavid Boucher, Paul Kelly

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Political Thinkers provides a clear and comprehensive introduction to Western political thought written by a team of internationally renowned scholars. This collection provides an overview of the canon of great theorists, from Socrates and the Sophists to contemporary thinkers such asHabermas and Foucault. The second edition includes two new chapters on Cicero and Kant. It is also accompanied by an Online Resource Centre which includes:For Students:Interactive timeline of thinkersLinks to journal articlesWeb links

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David Boucher is Professor of Political Theory at Cardiff University. Paul Kelly is Professor of Political Theory at the London School of Economics.
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Title:Political Thinkers: From Socrates to the PresentFormat:PaperbackDimensions:504 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.06 inPublished:May 15, 2009Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

1. David Boucher and Paul Kelly: IntroductionPart I: The Polis2. Peter Nicholson: The Sophists3. Fred Rosen: Socrates4. C.D.C. Reeve: Plato5. Tony Burns: Aristotle6. Cary J. Nederman: CiceroPart II: The Two Kingdoms7. Jean Bethke Elshtain: St Augustine8. Joseph Canning: Aquinas9. Cary J. Nederman: Marsiglio of Padua10. Joseph V. Femia: MachiavelliPart III: The Rationalist Enlightenment11. Deborah Baumgold: Hobbes12. Jeremy Waldron: Locke13. Paul Kelly: Hume14. Yoshie Kawade: Montesquieu15. David Boucher: Rousseau16. Terence Ball: The Federalist Papers17. Carole Pateman: Wollstonecraft18. Cheryl Welch: Tocqueville19. Paul Kelly: Bentham20. Paul Kelly: J.S. Mill on Liberty21. Jennifer Ring: J.S. Mill on the Subjection of WomenPart IV: The Counter-Enlightenment22. Katrin Flikschuh: Kant23. David Boucher: Burke24. Alan Patten: Hegel25. Lawrence Wilde: The Early Marx26. Paul Thomas: Marx and Engels27. Nathan Widder: Nietzsche28. Katrin Flikschuh: Kant29. Cary Nederman: CiceroPart V: The Twentieth Century30. David Boucher: Oakeshott31. Kenneth Baynes: Habermas32. Rex Martin: Rawls33. Paul Patton: Foucault