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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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  • Paul Ricoeur boeken
    Paul Ricoeur - Philosophical Anthropology

    How do human beings become human? This question lies behind the so-called human sciences. But these disciplines are scattered among many different departments and hold up a cracked mirror to humankind. (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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  • 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,… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Stephen Mulhall boeken
    Stephen Mulhall - Liberals and Communitarians

    Substantially updated edition of the established guide to this key debate in modern political philosophy. Content expanded to included coverage of Dworkin and Rawls new work Political Liberalism (1993). Authors are two of the brightest younger lecturers in… (Zachte kaft)

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  • George Crowder boeken
    George Crowder - Isaiah Berlin

    Isaiah Berlin was one of the leading political thinkers of the twentieth century, and his work continues to attract admiration and debate. In Isaiah Berlin: Liberty, Pluralism and Liberalism, George Crowder provides both an accessible introduction to Berlin s… (Harde kaft)

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  • James S. Fishkin boeken
    James S. Fishkin - Debating Deliberative Democracy

    Debating Deliberative Democracy explores the nature and value of deliberation, the feasibility and desirability of consensus on contentious issues, the implications of institutional complexity and cultural diversity for democratic decision making, and the… (Zachte kaft)

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  • James Nickel boeken
    James 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… (Harde kaft)

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  • Wolfgang Streeck boeken
    Wolfgang Streeck - How Will Capitalism End?

    The provocative political thinker, author of }Buying Time{, asks if capitalism will end with a bang or a whimper (Harde kaft)

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  • 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… (Harde kaft)

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  • Brian Barry boeken
    Brian Barry - Why Social Justice Matters

    Brian Barry exposes the shoddy logic and distortion of reality that underpins the ideology of personal responsibility and equal opportunity as an excuse for doing nothing about the enrichment of the few at the expense of the many and for making ever harsher… (Harde kaft)

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  • Nick Srnicek boeken
    Nick Srnicek - Inventing the Future

    A new manifesto for a high-tech future free from work. Demands a postcapitalist economy capable of advancing standards, liberating humanity from work and developing technologies that expand our freedoms (Zachte kaft)

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  • 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… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Norman Daniels boeken
    Norman Daniels - Just Health

    A comprehensive theory of justice for health, from the award-winning author of }Just Healthcare{ (Zachte 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… (Harde kaft)

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  • Alex Tuckness boeken
    Alex Tuckness - This Is Political Philosophy

    Political Philosophy, First Edition is an accessible and well-balanced introduction to the main issues in political philosophy written by an author team from the fields of both philosophy and politics. (Harde 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… (Zachte 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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  • Genocide Studies Reader

    This thorough overview of all aspects of the field of genocide studies brings together for the first time classic and contemporary writings from some of the most noted scholars writing on genocide in the fields of genocide studies, political science, history,… (Zachte kaft)

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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Peter Lamb boeken
    Peter Lamb - Marx and Engels' 'Communist Manifesto'

    A reader's guide to the content and context of the greatest revolutionary pamphlet. (Zachte kaft)

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