Learn more Shop now Shop now Shop now Shop now Shop now Learn More Shop now Learn more Shop Fire Shop Kindle Learn More Shop now Shop Women's Shop Men's

Political Philosophy Essentials

M. Atkinson
 
Philosophical Writing: An Introduction
Philosophical Writing: An Introduction
"The only real guide of its kind focusing on the kind of writing required by philosophy."
An Introduction to Political Philosophy
An Introduction to Political Philosophy
"A well written guide that covers a lot of classical and contemporary ground.  Provides an interesting way to take in the subject as a whole."
Contemporary Political Philosophy: An Introduction
Contemporary Political Philosophy: An Introduction
"A sound investment which introduces vital new directions and themes within the subject and many of the characters now leading the field."
A Theory of Justice
A Theory of Justice
"The best edition of the modern classic.  Rawls' style is not the most thrilling but you will be referred to this."
Anarchy, State and Utopia
Anarchy, State and Utopia
"The lefty-baiting, infuriating classic.  A great read for anyone that wants a challenge.  Still the champion of much right wing economic thought."
On Liberty (English Library)
On Liberty (English Library)
"The influential and rewarding classic from Mill.  The starting point for thinking about liberal theory."
Locke: Two Treatises of Government Student edition (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought)
Locke: Two Treatises of Government Student edition (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought)
"Cambridge do the history of political philosophy well and this guide brings together Locke's two treatises."
Marx: Early Political Writings (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought)
Marx: Early Political Writings (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought)
"Marx still deserves a place in the current political cannon and his early writings are one of the best reasons why."
Leviathan (English Library)
Leviathan (English Library)
"The first great state of nature theorist and farther of modern political philosophy"
Basic Political Writings: "Discourse on the Sciences and the Arts", "Discourse on the Origins of Inequality", "Discourse on ... ... Political Economy", "On the Social Contract"
Basic Political Writings: "Discourse on the Sciences and the Arts", "Discourse on the Origins of Inequality", "Discourse on ... ... Political Economy", "On the Social Contract"
"A fine collection of Rousseau's republican political philosophy"
Four Essays on Liberty (Oxford Paperbacks)
Four Essays on Liberty (Oxford Paperbacks)
"There is as much to be learned in Berlin's accessible essays as the great systems of political thought."
The Republic (Penguin Classics)
The Republic (Penguin Classics)
"an unrealistic oligarchical nightmare?  Still, he thinks philosophers should be in charge so lets give it a chance."
The Prince (Penguin Classics)
The Prince (Penguin Classics)
"Mad, bad Machiavelli reminds us that doing and thinking about politics are very different things"
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations: Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations: Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations
"This may turn out to be the most important of them all and that is a frightening thought."
Development as Freedom
Development as Freedom
"Nobel prize winner for economics, although that is because there isn't one for political philosophy.   Shows, for better or worse, philosophers can make a difference to urgent problems."