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Political philosophies.

Chester C. Maxey

Political philosophies.

by Chester C. Maxey

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Published by Macmillan Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science -- History

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJA81 .M35 1948
    The Physical Object
    Pagination712 p.
    Number of Pages712
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6031978M
    LC Control Number48008912
    OCLC/WorldCa494809

    This is a list of notable political philosophers, including some who may be better known for their work in other areas of philosophy. The entries are in order by year of birth to show rough direction of influences and of development of political thought. Ancient (born before CE) Hammurabi (died c. BCE) Confucius (– BCE). Political philosophy. Hobbes presented his political philosophy in different forms for different audiences. De Cive states his theory in what he regarded as its most scientific form. Unlike The Elements of Law, which was composed in English for English parliamentarians—and which was written with local political challenges to Charles I in mind—De Cive was a Latin work for an audience of.

    I don’t know a lot of people who are interested in politics or philosophy and I know even fewer who study political philosophy. I’m convinced that part of the collective lack of interest in these topics rests in the belief that philosophy is fully. The goal of political philosophy is to determine the standards by which we judge different institutions good or bad, just or unjust. This book serves as an introduction to some of the major theories of justice, to the arguments philosophers have made for and against these theories, and, ultimately, to how to be more thoughtful and rigorous in your own thinking.

    The way in which different political philosophies have given expression to various forms of political institutions and our ways of life are examined throughout the course. Course Structure This Yale College course, taught on campus twice per week for 50 minutes, . Books for a Progressive Political Philosophy. I hope this starts a series of diaries by many Kossacks on the books (or films or TV shows, plays, manga, songs, etc.) that helped you become a.


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