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  • John Broome boeken
    John Broome - Weighing Goods

    This study uses techniques from economics to illuminate fundamental questions in ethics, particularly in the foundations of utilitarianism. Topics considered include the nature of teleological ethics, the foundations of decision theory, the value of equality… (Zachte kaft)

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    53,95
  • Kristin Waters boeken
    Kristin Waters - Women and Men Political Theorists

    This much anticipated work is a rich and insightful collection of essays that restores women and minorities to the arena of political theory and debate. Philosophers such as Mary Astell and Mary Wollstonecraft argue alongside traditional theorists, including… (Harde kaft)

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    152,95
  • William Outhwaite boeken
    William Outhwaite - Social Theory and Postcommunism

    Social Theory and Postcommunism undertakes a thorough study of the implications of post communism for sociological theory. Written by two leading social theorists, the book discusses the thesis that the fall of communism has decimated alternative conceptions… (Harde kaft)

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    121,95
  • Frank G. Kirkpatrick boeken
    Frank G. Kirkpatrick - The Ethics of Community

    The author has a lifelong interest in the ethics of community no one is better qualified to write this thought provoking book. Draws widely on theology, philosophy and the social sciences generally. An important and timely contribution to the series fills a… (Zachte kaft)

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    57,95
  • Mustafa Emirbayer boeken
    Mustafa Emirbayer - Emile Durkheim

    Organizes Durkheim s writings thematically, in a comprehensive collection Includes selections from Durkheim s best known writings as well as less widely known texts that explore the themes of modern sociologyContains secondary readings by key contemporary… (Harde kaft)

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    145,95
  • Robert E. Kuenne boeken
    Robert E. Kuenne - Readings in Social Welfare

    In Readings in Social Welfare: Theory and Policy, Robert E. Kuenne packages postwar classics with contemporary discussions to examine the impact of social welfare theory on policy development. (Harde kaft)

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    168,95
  • Robert E. Kuenne boeken
    Robert E. Kuenne - Readings in Social Welfare

    In Readings in Social Welfare: Theory and Policy, Robert E. Kuenne packages postwar classics with contemporary discussions to examine the impact of social welfare theory on policy development. (Zachte kaft)

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    78,95
  • David Estlund boeken
    David Estlund - Democracy

    Democracy brings together some of the most sophisticated thinking on democratic theory in one concise volume. Written by experts in the field, these contemporary readings are distinctively philosophical, but will appeal to students in historical, empirical,… (Harde kaft)

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    152,95
  • Michael Rosen boeken
    Michael Rosen - On Voluntary Servitude

    This book addresses a central theme in social and political theory: what is the motivation behind the theory of ideology, and can such a theory be defended?. (Harde kaft)

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    88,95
  • John M. Dunn boeken
    John M. Dunn - Interpreting Political Responsibility

    The task of political theory is to show human beings how they have good reason to act in the historical situation in which they find themselves. The central theme of Interpreting Political Responsibility is the increasingly ineffectual contribution of modern… (Zachte kaft)

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    28,95
  • Anne Phillips boeken
    Anne Phillips - Democracy and Difference

    A new emphasis on diversity and difference is displacing older myths of nation or community. A new attention to gender, race, language or religion is disrupting earlier preoccupations with class. But the welcome extended to heterogeneity can bring with it a… (Zachte kaft)

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    27,95
  • 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… (Harde kaft)

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    81,95
  • Jürgen Habermas boeken
    Jürgen Habermas - The Past as Future

    This is one of the most accessible of Habermas s booksThis is Habermas s most explicitly political book, it is addressed to a wide readershipIt deals with the development of the European community, the problems of inequality and conflict on a global scale, as… (Zachte kaft)

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    24,95
  • Maurizio Passerin D'Entreves boeken
    Maurizio Passerin D'Entreves - Habermas and the Unfinished Project of Modernity

    This collection of ten essays offers the first systematic assessment of Jürgen Habermas's "Philosophical Discourse of Modernity," a book that defended the rational potential of the modern age against the depiction of modernity as a spent epoch. (Zachte kaft)

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    30,95
  • Michael Rosen boeken
    Michael Rosen - On Voluntary Servitude

    This book addresses a central theme in social and political theory: what is the motivation behind the theory of ideology, and can such a theory be defended?. (Zachte kaft)

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    30,95
  • Christopher Pierson boeken
    Christopher Pierson - The Marx Reader

    A new and extensive introduction to Marx for the beginnerIncludes selections from all of Marx s major works; each section is preceded by an editor s IntroductionThe Introduction considers the importance of Marx after the events of 1989 and after postmodernism,… (Zachte kaft)

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    30,95
  • Chris Thornhill boeken
    Chris Thornhill - Political Theory in Modern Germany

    This book provides an accessible and comprehensive introduction to the major political thinkers of modern Germany. It includes chapters on the works of Max Weber, Carl Schmitt, Franz Neumann, Otto Kirchheimer, Jurgen Habermas and Niklas Luhmann. (Zachte kaft)

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    28,95
  • Zygmunt Bauman boeken
    Zygmunt Bauman - In Search of Politics

    A major new book by Zygmunt Bauman one of the most original and creative social thinkers writing today. Bauman brings his distinctive approach to bear on a theme which he has not previously addressed in detail: the changing nature of politics in contemporary… (Harde kaft)

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    73,95
  • Matt Matravers boeken
    Matt Matravers - Responsibility and Justice

    In this lively and accessible book, Matt Matravers considers the highly contested role of responsibility in politics, morality, and the law. He asks, what are we doing when we hold people responsible in deciding questions of distributive justice or of… (Harde kaft)

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    73,95
  • Matt Matravers boeken
    Matt Matravers - Responsibility and Justice

    In this lively and accessible book, Matt Matravers considers the highly contested role of responsibility in politics, morality, and the law. He asks, what are we doing when we hold people responsible in deciding questions of distributive justice or of… (Zachte kaft)

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    24,95
  • Norberto Bobbio boeken
    Norberto Bobbio - The Idea of the Republic

    A lively discussion of politics and political theory by one of the world s most distinguished political theorists and philosophers. Provides an excellent introduction to the work of Bobbio for the newcomer. Explains the idea of the Republic and some of the… (Harde kaft)

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    73,95
  • Norberto Bobbio boeken
    Norberto Bobbio - The Idea of the Republic

    A lively discussion of politics and political theory by one of the world s most distinguished political theorists and philosophers. Provides an excellent introduction to the work of Bobbio for the newcomer. Explains the idea of the Republic and some of the… (Zachte kaft)

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    22,95
  • John S. Dryzek boeken
    John S. Dryzek - Deliberative Global Politics

    In this timely and original book, John Dryzek examines major contemporary conflicts in terms of clashing discourses. Topics covered include the alleged clash of civilizations; societies divided by ethnicity, nationality, or religion; economic globalization… (Zachte kaft)

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    25,95
  • Cecile Fabre boeken
    Cecile Fabre - Justice in a Changing World

    This is an accessible analysis of justice in the contemporary world. It introduces the moral debates around issues such as immigration, national self determination and cultural rights, as well as resource transfers between generations and from rich to poor… (Harde kaft)

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    81,95
  • Carole Pateman boeken
    Carole Pateman - The Contract and Domination

    Contract and Domination offers a bold challenge to contemporary contract theory, arguing that it should either be fundamentally rethought or abandoned altogether. Since the publication of John Rawls s A Theory of Justice, contract theory has once again become… (Harde kaft)

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    81,95