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Politics and Philosophy

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Politics and Philosophy - The necessity and limitations of rational argument

This book explores the nature of political beliefs, asking whether they are, by and large, conformable to rational, ethical systems of thought, or merely sublimated self-interest.;It proceeds from discussing various definitions of politics and ideology to examining the different political approaches offered by liberalism, Marxism, socialism and conservatism. The author draws on the work of eminent political thinkers and party manifestos to draw his conclusions.

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Author(s):
Kleinberg, Stanley S.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1991
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0631160744
ISBN-13:
9780631160748
Number of pages:
210
Publisher:
Basil Blackwell

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Politics and Philosophy - The necessity and limitations of rational argument

This book explores the nature of political beliefs, asking whether they are, by and large, conformable to rational, ethical systems of thought, or merely sublimated self-interest.;It proceeds from discussing various definitions of politics and ideology to examining the different political approaches offered by liberalism, Marxism, socialism and conservatism. The author draws on the work of eminent political thinkers and party manifestos to draw his conclusions.

Author(s):
Kleinberg, Stanley S.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1991
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0631160744
ISBN-13:
9780631160748
Number of pages:
210
Publisher:
Basil Blackwell

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