Social and Political Philosophy

Written By John Christman
Social and Political Philosophy
  • Publsiher : Routledge
  • Release : 02 October 2017
  • ISBN : 1317435982
  • Pages : 282 pages
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Download or read book entitled Social and Political Philosophy by author: John Christman which was release on 02 October 2017 and published by Routledge with total page 282 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. This accessible book is invaluable to anyone coming to social and political philosophy for the first time. It provides a broad survey of key social and political questions in modern society, as well as clear discussions of the philosophical issues central to those questions and to political thought more generally. Unique among books of this kind is a sustained treatment of specifically social philosophy, including topics such as epistemic injustice, pornography, marriage, sexuality, and the family. The relation between such social questions and specifically political topics is discussed. These topics include: political authority, economic justice, the limits of tolerance, considerations of community, race, gender, and culture in questions of justice, and radical critiques of current political theories.? Updates to the Second Edition emphasize the non-statist areas of the subject and include two brand new chapters on social philosophy and transnational justice. This Second Edition also includes revisions throughout and coverage of recent theoretical discussions and world events.

Social and Political Philosophy

Social and Political Philosophy
  • Author : John Christman
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-10-02
  • Total pages : 282
  • ISBN : 1317435982
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Summary : This accessible book is invaluable to anyone coming to social and political philosophy for the first time. It provides a broad survey of key social and political questions in modern society, as well as clear discussions of the philosophical issues central to those questions and to political thought more generally. ...

Social and Political Philosophy

Social and Political Philosophy
  • Author : John Philip Christman
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 1317435982
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Summary : This accessible and user-friendly text offers a broad survey of some of the fundamental philosophical questions concerning social and political relations in modern society....

An Introduction to Social and Political Philosophy

An Introduction to Social and Political Philosophy
  • Author : Richard Schmitt
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release Date : 2009-06-16
  • Total pages : 318
  • ISBN : 1317435982
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Summary : Social and political philosophy, unlike other fields and disciplines, involves conflict, disagreement, deliberation, and action. This text takes a new approach and understands philosophy not so much as a story of great thinkers or as a collection of philosophical positions but as a series of debates and disagreements in which ...

The Routledge Companion to Social and Political Philosophy

The Routledge Companion to Social and Political Philosophy
  • Author : Gerald F. Gaus,Fred D'Agostino
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 841
  • ISBN : 1317435982
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Summary : The Routledge Companion to Social and Political Philosophy is a comprehensive, definitive reference work, providing an up-to-date survey of the field, charting its history and key figures and movements, and addressing enduring questions as well as contemporary research. Features unique to the Companion are: an extensive coverage of the history ...

Concepts in Social Political Philosophy

Concepts in Social   Political Philosophy
  • Author : Richard E. Flathman
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1973
  • Total pages : 532
  • ISBN : 1317435982
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Summary : Read online Concepts in Social Political Philosophy written by Richard E. Flathman, published by which was released on 1973. Download full Concepts in Social Political Philosophy Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Social and Political Philosophy

Social and Political Philosophy
  • Author : James P. Sterba
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2002-11-01
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 1317435982
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Summary : Social and Political Philosophy introduces some of the most important topics in contemporary political philosophy and questions whether these can be accommodated within the framework of liberal theory. It consists of specially written essays by prominent figures in social and political philosophy. Each essay carefully considers both the theoretical and ...

Jacob Burckhardt s Social and Political Thought

Jacob Burckhardt s Social and Political Thought
  • Author : Richard Franklin Sigurdson
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 2004-01-01
  • Total pages : 279
  • ISBN : 1317435982
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Summary : Contrary to his usual portrayal as a disinterested aesthete, Swiss cultural historian Jacob Burckhardt is characterised as an original social and political thinker in Richard Sigurdson's timely book Jacob Burckhardt's Social and Political Thought. Burckhardt's thinking on a number of ideas - including the relationship between the individual and the ...

Social and Political Philosophy

Social and Political Philosophy
  • Author : Andrea Veltman
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 487
  • ISBN : 1317435982
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Summary : Social and Political Philosophy: Classic and Contemporary Readings is a comprehensive primary-source anthology of readings on social and political thought. Ranging from ancient classics to contemporary works, this unique text combines the essential classics in the field--including the work of ancient Greek political philosophers and modern social contract theorists--with a ...

Readings in Social and Political Philosophy

Readings in Social and Political Philosophy
  • Author : Robert M. Stewart,Robert Stewart
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Total pages : 454
  • ISBN : 1317435982
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Summary : Anthology of essays on social and political thought with a focus on modern Western political thought...

The Social and Political Philosophy of Mary Wollstonecraft

The Social and Political Philosophy of Mary Wollstonecraft
  • Author : Sandrine Bergès,Alan Coffee
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-11-10
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 1317435982
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Summary : Interest in the contribution made by women to the history of philosophy is burgeoning. Intense research is underway to recover their works which have been lost or overlooked. At the forefront of this revival is Mary Wollstonecraft. While she has long been studied by feminists, and later discovered by political ...

Applied Social and Political Philosophy

Applied Social and Political Philosophy
  • Author : Elizabeth H. Smith,H. Gene Blocker
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 552
  • ISBN : 1317435982
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Summary : This book surveys the main theories of applied social and political philosophy and those theories to contemporary social/political issues of race, gender, war, peace, and ethnicity....

Essays in Social and Political Philosophy

Essays in Social and Political Philosophy
  • Author : Krishna Roy,Chhanda Gupta
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1989
  • Total pages : 691
  • ISBN : 1317435982
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Summary : Read online Essays in Social and Political Philosophy written by Krishna Roy,Chhanda Gupta, published by which was released on 1989. Download full Essays in Social and Political Philosophy Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Social and Political Philosophy

Social and Political Philosophy
  • Author : John Somerville,Ronald Santoni
  • Publisher : Anchor
  • Release Date : 2012-09-12
  • Total pages : 560
  • ISBN : 1317435982
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Summary : An anthology of basic statements by the most influential social and political philosophers of Western civilization. Includes Plato, Aristotle, Machiavelli, Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, Jefferson, Thoreau, Mill, Marx and Engels, Lenin, Mussolini, Hitler, Dewey, and Gandhi....

Contemporary Social and Political Philosophy

Contemporary Social and Political Philosophy
  • Author : James P. Sterba
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 136
  • ISBN : 1317435982
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Summary : This up-to-date introductory social and political philosophy text provides a survey of the major social and political ideals of our time and discusses the practical requirements of each of these ideals. It argues for the controversial thesis that all contemporary social and political ideals can be reconciled in practice-a challenging ...

The Moral Social and Political Philosophy of the British Idealists

The Moral  Social and Political Philosophy of the British Idealists
  • Author : William Sweet
  • Publisher : Andrews UK Limited
  • Release Date : 2017-03-17
  • Total pages : 337
  • ISBN : 1317435982
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Summary : The British idealists of the late 19th and early 20th century are best known for their contributions to metaphysics, logic, and political philosophy. Yet they also made important contributions to social and public policy, social and moral philosophy and moral education, as shown by this volume. Their views are not ...