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Political thinking

Glenn E. Tinder

Political thinking

the perennial questions

by Glenn E. Tinder

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statement[by] Glenn Tinder.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJA81 .T56
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 147 p.
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5217782M
    LC Control Number75102429

    political thinking. The careful gathering and sifting of information in the process of forming a knowledgeable view about a political issue. politics. The process through which a society settles its conflicts. power. The ability of persons, groups, or institutions to influence political developments. Political Thinkers provides a clear and comprehensive introduction to Western political thought written by a team of internationally renowned scholars. This collection provides an overview of the canon of great theorists, from Socrates and the Sophists to contemporary thinkers such as Habermas and Foucault. The second edition includes two new chapters on Cicero and Kant.

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    Considering the writings of William Hazlitt and Jürgen Habermas, he describes how the essay has become the exemplary genre of what is considered rational political argument. The Poetics of Political Thinking is a compelling reappraisal of the role of representation within political thought. I read this book because I saw many positive reviews of it. However, I found it to be pretty darn tedious. The language was excessively academic and the theories/concepts presented did relatively little for me in terms of opening up new ways of thinking of Goldman's politics/5.


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The summaries of each political thinkers are interesting and profound. The author gives similarities, differences, and as well as his own thoughts about the theorists. If you don't have the time to read each individual books such as Plato's Republic or Marx's Communist Manifesto, you can simply read around 12 pages of the author's points and it'll give you a general outline/5(9).

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