Boeken over sociale filosofie

  • Villa boeken
    Villa - Public Freedom

    ""Public Freedom" breaks new ground. Villa's stance is distinctive and compelling. He writes with confidence and authority. The book is full of subtle, important, and in some cases controversial readings of major thinkers and represents a significant move… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Louis Althusser boeken
    Louis Althusser - Machiavelli and Us

    A thought-provoking series brings together works by top left-wing intellectuals and covers everything from philosophy to politcal science to literary criticism (Zachte kaft)

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  • Bruno Latour boeken
    Bruno Latour - Reassembling the Social

    Subtitled, }An Introduction To Actor-Network Theory{. A bestselling title from a world famous French sociologist, for scholars and students across the social sciences (Zachte kaft)

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  • Stepan boeken
    Stepan - Boundaries of Toleration

    How can people of diverse religious, historical, ethnic, and linguistic allegiances and identities live together without committing violence, inflicting suffering, or oppressing each other? Western civilization has long understood this dilemma as a question of… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Reid boeken
    Reid - Resilient Life

    What does it mean to live dangerously? This is not just a philosophical question or an ethical call to reflect upon our own individual recklessness. It is a deeply political issue, fundamental to the new doctrine of ‘resilience’ that is becoming a key term… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Chan boeken
    Chan - Confucian Perfectionism

    "Since the very beginning, Confucianism has been troubled by a serious gap between its political ideals and the reality of societal circumstances. Contemporary Confucians must develop a viable method of governance that can retain the spirit of the Confucian… (Harde kaft)

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  • Making of Modern Liberalism

    Explores the origins and nature of liberalism, discussing its triumphs and setbacks in the twentieth century, and speculates on its future (Zachte kaft)

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  • 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… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Phillip Hansen boeken
    Phillip Hansen - Hannah Arendt

    The new study provides a fresh and timely reassessment of the political philosophy of Hannah Arendt. While analysing the central themes of Arendt s work, Phillip Hansen also shows that her work makes a significant contribution to contemporary debates. (Zachte kaft)

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  • John Tomasi boeken
    John Tomasi - Free Market Fairness

    "Can libertarians care about social justice? In Free Market Fairness, John Tomasi argues that they can and should. Drawing simultaneously on moral insights from defenders of economic liberty such as F.A. Hayek and advocates of social justice such as JohnRawls,… (Zachte kaft)

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  • 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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  • Agamben boeken
    Agamben - Democracy in What State?

    8 iconoclastic thinkers prove the rich potential of democracy, along with its critical weaknesses, and reconceive the practice to accommodate new political and cultural realities (Zachte kaft)

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  • Onora O'Neill boeken
    Onora O'Neill - Justice across Boundaries

    "Who ought to do what, and for whom, if global justice is to progress? In this collection of essays on justice beyond borders, Onora O'Neill criticises theoretical approaches that concentrate on rights, yet ignore both the obligations that must be met… (Zachte kaft)

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  • Ronald Dworkin boeken
    Ronald Dworkin - Taking Rights Seriously

    A forceful defence of individual rights; one of the most important works of political philosophy of the past 50 years (Zachte kaft)

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  • Michael Lessnoff boeken
    Michael Lessnoff - Political Philosophers of the Twentieth Century

    Surveys major political philosophers of the 20th century. Displays a sharp focus and thematic unity not found in most edited volumes. Written in a clear and accessible style without over simplifying or giving a prejudiced account of the thinkers discussed. (Zachte kaft)

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  • Slavoj Zizek boeken
    Slavoj Zizek - Did Somebody Say Totalitarianism?

    Provocative dissection of the liberal-democratic consensus by the maverick philosopher (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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  • Jan Opsomer, Geert Roskam, Frances Titchener boeken
    Jan Opsomer, Geert Roskam, Frances Titchener - 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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  • Steven Wall boeken
    Steven Wall - Cambridge Companions to Philosophy

    "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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  • Alan Brudner boeken
    Alan Brudner - Owl and the Rooster

    "Since 1945, there have been two waves of Anglo-American writing on Hegel's political thought. The first defended it against works portraying Hegel as an apologist of Prussian reaction and a theorist of totalitarian nationalism. The second presented Hegel as a… (Harde kaft)

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  • William Connolly boeken
    William Connolly - Political Theory and Modernity

    Modernity is marked by acrimonious debate over the form of the good society and the proper shape of politics. But these struggles are set within a frame that supports some arguments and rules other possibilities out of contention. (Zachte kaft)

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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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  • Fritz Allhoff boeken
    Fritz Allhoff - Fashion - Philosophy for Everyone

    If you just can't decide what to wear, this enlightening guide will lead you through the diverse and sometimes contradictory aspects of fashion in a series of lively, entertaining and thoughtful essays from prominent philosophers and writers. (Zachte kaft)

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  • Ruth Groff boeken
    Ruth Groff - Subject and Object

    Subject & Object is a thematic collection of classic works by Max Horkheimer, Theodor Adorno, and Herbert Marcuse, designed to foreground the authors' philosophical concerns, especially in the areas of epistemology, ontology, and method. The volume, which… (Zachte kaft)

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  • George Crowder boeken
    George Crowder - Theories of Multiculturalism

    Multiculturalism is one of the most controversial ideas in contemporary politics. In this new book George Crowder examines some of the leading responses to multiculturalism, both supportive and critical, found in the work of recent political theorists. (Harde kaft)

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