Download e-book for kindle: An Introduction to Political Philosophy (Cambridge by Colin Bird

By Colin Bird

delivering a complete creation to political philosophy, this 2006 ebook combines dialogue of historic and modern figures, including a number of real-life examples. It levels over an strangely vast variety of issues within the box, together with the simply distribution of wealth, either inside international locations and globally; the character and justification of political authority; the that means and importance of freedom; arguments for and opposed to democratic rule; the matter of battle; and the grounds for toleration in public existence. It additionally deals an available, non-technical dialogue of perfectionism, utilitarianism, theories of the social agreement, and of lately well known types of serious thought. all through, the ebook demanding situations readers to imagine seriously approximately political arguments and associations that they could differently take without any consideration. will probably be a provocative textual content for any pupil of philosophy or political science.

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