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  • James W Nickel boeken
    James W Nickel - Making Sense of Human Rights

    New, revised edition of James Nickel s classic study. Explains and defends the conception of human rights found in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948) and subsequent treaties in a clear and lively style. Covers fundamental freedoms, due process… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Thom Brooks boeken
    Thom Brooks - The Global Justice Reader

    The Global Justice Reader is a first of its kind collection that brings together key foundational and contemporary writings on this important topic in moral and political philosophy. (Zachte kaft)

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  • Nicholas Capaldi boeken
    Nicholas Capaldi - The Two Narratives of Political Economy

    Unique approach to the subject of political economy. Cuts across philosophy, economics, and political science so it has wide readership potential. Makes the reader understand the political debate between the traditional American and European approaches to… (Harde kaft)

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  • Brian Barry boeken
    Brian Barry - Culture and Equality

    A blockbuster book on a key issue of public concern: the nature and impact of multiculturalism Will appeal to academics, undergraduates and the general public as a thought provoking and alternative approach to a topical debate Written in an accessible style. (Zachte kaft)

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  • Ash Amin boeken
    Ash Amin - Post-Fordism

    Part analysis of contemporary change and part vision of the future, post Fordism lends its name to a set of challenging, essential and controversial debates over the nature of capitalism s newest age. (Zachte kaft)

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  • Thomas Christiano boeken
    Thomas Christiano - Contemporary Debates in Political Philosophy

    This collection of 24 essays, written by eminent philosophers and political theorists, brings together fresh debates on some of the most fundamental questions in contemporary political philosophy, including human rights, equality, constitutionalism, the value… (Harde kaft)

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  • Sebastiano Maffettone boeken
    Sebastiano Maffettone - Rawls

    Rawls: An Introduction is a uniquely comprehensive introduction to the work of the American philosopher John Rawls (1921 2002), who transformed contemporary political philosophy. In the 1950s and 1960s, political philosophy seemed to have reached a dead end… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Nancy Fraser boeken
    Nancy Fraser - Scales of Justice

    Until recently, struggles for justice proceeded against the background of a taken for granted frame: the bounded territorial state. With that "Westphalian" picture of political space assumed by default, the scope of justice was rarely subject to explicit… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Stephen Gill boeken
    Stephen Gill - Global Crises and the Crisis of Global Leadership

    "This groundbreaking collection on global leadership features innovative and critical perspectives by scholars from international relations, political economy, medicine, law and philosophy, from North and South. The book's novel theorization of global… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Jon Mandle boeken
    Jon Mandle - A Companion to Rawls

    Wide ranging and up to date, this is the single most comprehensive treatment of the most influential political philosopher of the 20th century, John Rawls. (Zachte kaft)

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  • Samo Tomsic boeken
    Samo Tomsic - Capitalist Unconscious

    "This book discusses the importance of Marx's critique of political economy in Lacan's attempt to rethink the political and philosophical legacy of Freudian psychoanalysis. By situating Marx in the broader context of Lacan's teaching, it highlights the ongoing… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Alain Badiou boeken
    Alain Badiou - What Is To Be Done?

    The fall of the Berlin wall was seen by many as the final triumph of liberal democracy over communism. But now, in the wake of the great financial crisis of 2008 and its aftermath, things look a little different. (Harde kaft)

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  • Drucilla Cornell boeken
    Drucilla Cornell - Spirit of Revolution

    In recent years, feminist and queer theory have effectively disavowed both the human and revolutionary politics. (Zachte kaft)

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  • Warren J. Samuels boeken
    Warren J. Samuels - A Companion to the History of Economic Thought

    Assembling contributions from top thinkers in the field, this companion offers a comprehensive and sophisticated exploration of the history of economic thought. The volume has a threefold focus: the history of economic thought, the history of economics as a… (Harde kaft)

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  • Laurie Penny boeken
    Laurie Penny - Unspeakable Things

    Shortlisted for The Green Carnation Prize 2014 'This is not a fairytale. This is a story about how sex and money and power police our dreams.' Clear-eyed, witty and irreverent, Laurie Penny is as ruthless in her dissection of modern feminism and class politics… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Danilo Zolo boeken
    Danilo Zolo - Cosmopolis

    Timely, provocative and iconoclastic, Cosmopolis is an important contribution to current debates in international relations, including the role of the U.N. A challenging and sceptical critique of the idea of Cosmopolis the idea of world or global government… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Claire Colebrook boeken
    Claire Colebrook - Agamben

    Giorgio Agamben emerged in the twenty-first century as one of the most important theorists in the continental tradition. Until recently, 'continental' philosophy has been tied either to the German tradition of phenomenology or to French post-structuralist… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Jan Opsomer, Geert Roskam, Frances Titchener boeken
    Jan Opsomer, Geert Roskam, Frances Titchener - Plutarchea Hypomnemata A Versatile Gentleman

    Plutarch was a brilliant Platonist, an erudite historian, a gifted author of highly polished literary dialogues, a priest of Apollo at Delphi, and a devoted politician in his hometown Chaeronea. He felt confident in the most technical and specialized… (Harde kaft)

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  • Juliane Rebentisch boeken
    Juliane Rebentisch - Art of Freedom

    The concept of democratic freedom refers to more than the kind of freedom embodied by political institutions and procedures. Democratic freedom can only be properly understood if it is grasped as the expression of a culture of freedom that encompasses an… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Thomas W. Pogge boeken
    Thomas W. Pogge - Politics as Usual

    Worldwide, human lives are rapidly improving. Education, health care, technology, and political participation are becoming ever more universal, empowering human beings everywhere to enjoy security, economic sufficiency, equal citizenship, and a life in dignity… (Harde kaft)

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  • Alain Badiou boeken
    Alain Badiou - Meaning of Sarkozy

    A witty dissection of the French political scene, by the leading philosopher (Zachte kaft)

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  • Nikos Poulantzas boeken
    Nikos Poulantzas - State, power, socialism

    Developing themes of his earlier works, Poulantzas here advances a vigorous critique of contemporary Marxist theories of the state, arguing against a general theory of the state, and identifying forms of class power crucial to socialist strategy that goes… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Mark Lilla boeken
    Mark Lilla - Shipwrecked Mind

    "We don't understand the reactionary mind. As a result, argues Mark Lilla in this timely book, the ideas and passions that shape today's political dramas are unintelligible to us. The reactionary is anything but a conservative. He is as radical and modern a… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Nicgorski boeken
    Nicgorski - Cicero's Skepticism and His Recovery of Political Philosophy

    This book explores Cicero's moral and political philosophy with great attention to his life and thought as a whole. The author "thinks through" Cicero with a close reading of his most important philosophical writings. Nicgorski often resolves apparent tensions… (Harde kaft)

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  • Richard M. Gale boeken
    Richard M. Gale - On the Nature and Existence of God

    First published in 1991, Richard M. Gale's classic book is a response to and critique of new, contemporary arguments for the existence of God from analytical philosophers. Considering concepts including time, free will, personhood, actuality and the… (Zachte kaft)

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