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  • Samuel Moyn boeken
    Samuel Moyn - Human Rights and the Uses of History

    A series of reflective and critical essays explores the perspectives of leading theorists of human rights, building on the postwar human rights discourse in his acclaimed The Last Utopia to challenge intellectual views about humanitarian intervention (Zachte kaft)

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    15,95
  • Slavoj ižek boeken
    Slavoj ižek - Courage of Hopelessness

    The latest book from the acclaimed Slovenian philosopher. Zizek argues that it's only when we admit that the situation is completely hopeless that we can turn it around (Harde kaft)

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    25,95
  • Slavoj ižek boeken
    Slavoj ižek - Against the Double Blackmail

    The celebrated Slovenian philosopher provides an analysis of Europe's refugee crisis. He argues that both responding to it by opening our doors as wide as possible or pulling up the drawbridge are bad solutions, and that we should engage in global solidarity.… (Zachte kaft)

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    12,95
  • Tom Butler-Bowdon boeken
    Tom Butler-Bowdon - 50 Politics Classics

    From Abraham Lincoln to Nelson Mandela, and from Aristotle to George Orwell, 50 POLITICS CLASSICS distills the essence of the books, pamphlets, and speeches of the major leaders and great thinkers that drive real-world change. Spanning 2,500 years, left and… (Harde kaft)

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    20,95
  • Teresa M Bejan boeken
    Teresa M Bejan - Mere Civility

    Civility is often treated as an essential virtue in liberal democracies that promise to protect diversity as well as active disagreement in the public sphere. Yet the fear that our tolerant society faces a crisis of incivility is gaining ground. Politicians… (Harde kaft)

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    53,95
  • Thom Brooks boeken
    Thom Brooks - Rawls's Political Liberalism

    Leading figures in politics and philosophy revitalize John Rawls's prescription for a just society. (Zachte kaft)

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    40,95
  • Bruno Bosteels boeken
    Bruno Bosteels - Actuality of Communism

    One of the rising stars of contemporary critical theory, Bruno Bosteels discusses the new currents of thought generated by figures such as Alain Badiou, Jacques Ranciere and Slavoj iek, who are spearheading the revival of interest in communism. Bosteels… (Zachte kaft)

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    15,95
  • Kirt Schock boeken
    Kirt Schock - Civil Resistance Today

    An ideal primer for students seeking a short, insightful guide to nonviolent protest today. In analysing the role played by strategic nonviolent action in pro-democracy struggles against autocratic regimes, and human rights campaigns, and social justice… (Zachte kaft)

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    25,95
  • Bernard Stiegler boeken
    Bernard Stiegler - States of Shock - Stupidity and Knowledge in the 21st Centu

    In 1944 Horkheimer and Adorno warned that industrial society turns reason into rationalization, and Polanyi warned of the dangers of the self-regulating market, but today, argues Stiegler, this regression of reason has led to societies dominated by unreason,… (Zachte kaft)

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    25,95
  • John Kleinig boeken
    John Kleinig - Ethics of Patriotism

    The unique approach taken within The Ethics of Patriotismbrings together the differing perspectives of three leading figuresin the philosophical debate who deliver an up-to-date, accessible,and vigorous presentation of the major views and arguments. (Zachte kaft)

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    43,95
  • Steven Wall boeken
    Steven Wall - Cambridge Companion to Liberalism

    "The political philosophy of liberalism was first formulated during the Enlightenment in response to the growth of the modern nation-state and its authority and power over the individuals living within its boundaries. Liberalism is now the dominant ideology in… (Zachte kaft)

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    34,95
  • Lester H Hunt boeken
    Lester H Hunt - Anarchy, State, and Utopia

    Anarchy, State, and Utopia: An Advanced Guide presents a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the ideas expressed in Robert Nozick's highly influential 1974 work on free-market libertarianism--considered one of the most important and influential works… (Harde kaft)

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    112,95
  • Lester H Hunt boeken
    Lester H Hunt - Anarchy, State, and Utopia

    Anarchy, State, and Utopia: An Advanced Guide presents a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the ideas expressed in Robert Nozick's highly influential 1974 work on free-market libertarianism--considered one of the most important and influential works… (Zachte kaft)

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    36,95
  • Amitai Etzioni boeken
    Amitai Etzioni - The Elite Connection

    The book highlights the importance of the autonomy of counter elites of social movements in the move to more democratic and egalitarian Western democracies. The author combines a liberal, democratic elite perspective with a progessive, egalitarian orientation. (Zachte kaft)

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    28,95
  • McKenzie Wark boeken
    McKenzie Wark - Molecular Red

    "Of all the 'liberation movements' of the twentieth century, the one that succeeded beyond anyone's wildest dreams did not liberate a class or a gender or a race. It liberated an element: carbon. Today, the 'carbon liberation front' threatens to crash the… (Harde kaft)

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    25,95
  • Alain Badiou boeken
    Alain Badiou - Philosophy for Militants

    A philosophical handbook for activists, from the author of "Communist Hypothesis". Provides a philosophical grounding for radical students, the young, workers and immigrants. 'A figure like Plato or Hegel walks here among us!' Slavoj Zizek (Zachte kaft)

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  • Martin O'Neill boeken
    Martin O'Neill - Property-Owning Democracy

    Property-Owning Democracy: Rawls and Beyond features a collection of original essays that represent the first extended treatment of political philosopher John Rawls' idea of a property-owning democracy. (Zachte kaft)

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    38,95
  • Michael J Shapiro boeken
    Michael J Shapiro - War Crimes, Atrocity and Justice

    What do we know about war crimes and justice? What are the discursive practices through which the dominant images of war crimes, atrocity and justice are understood? In this wide ranging text, Michael J. (Zachte kaft)

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    25,95
  • Niccolo Machiavelli boeken
    Niccolo Machiavelli - Prince

    A new non-fiction series combining the collectability of }Clothbound Classics{ with the popular spirit of }Great Ideas{. Timeless works of philosophical thought in tactile, pocket-sized editions (Harde kaft)

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    15,95
  • Martha Nussbaum boeken
    Martha Nussbaum - Frontiers of Justice

    Subtitled, }Disability, Nationality, Species Membership{ (Zachte kaft)

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    33,95
  • Russell Blackford boeken
    Russell Blackford - Freedom of Religion and the Secular State

    Focusing on the intersection of religion, law and politics in contemporary liberal democracies, an analysis of the secular state applies a global focus to the subject of religious freedom from historical and philosophical viewpoints to illuminate many of… (Harde kaft)

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    136,95
  • Russell Blackford boeken
    Russell Blackford - Freedom of Religion and the Secular State

    Exploring the relationship between religion and the stateFocusing on the intersection of religion, law, and politics in contemporary liberal democracies, Blackford considers the concept of the secular state, revising and updating enlightenment views for the… (Zachte kaft)

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    41,95
  • Larry May boeken
    Larry May - Genocide

    Larry May examines the normative and conceptual problems concerning the crime of genocide (Harde kaft)

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    92,95
  • Jeffrey Reiman boeken
    Jeffrey Reiman - As Free and as Just as Possible

    Grafting the Marxian idea that private property is coercive onto the liberal imperative of individual liberty, this new thesis from one of America's foremost intellectuals conceives a revised definition of justice that recognizes the harm inflicted by… (Harde kaft)

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    131,95
  • Suzanne Dovi boeken
    Suzanne Dovi - The Good Representative

    In The Good Representative, Suzanne Dovi argues that democratic citizens should evaluate their representatives using democratic criteria. In doing so, she provides an account of what it means to represent in a democratic fashion as well as a framework within… (Zachte kaft)

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    30,95