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Classics of Modern Political Theory Machiavelli to Mill

ISBN-10: 0195101731

ISBN-13: 9780195101737

Edition: 1997

Authors: Steven M. Cahn

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Classics of Modern Political Theory: Machiavelli to Mill brings together the complete texts or substantial selections from many of the masterpieces of modern political theory. The most comprehensive collection of its kind, this volume includes well-known works by Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, Hegel, and Marx, and significant contributions by Spinoza, Montesquieu, Hume, Adam Smith, Kant, Burke, Bentham, and Tocqueville. A distinctive feature is the inclusion of the Declaration of Independence, the U.S. Constitution, and numerous papers from The Federalist. An extended introduction to each author's writings, provided by a renowned authority on the subject, features biographical data, philosophical commentary, and bibliographical guides. Ideal for courses in political philosophy and intellectual history, as well as surveys of Western Civilization, this enlightening work presents the authors and ideas which were most influential in shaping modern political thought.
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Book details

List price: $86.95
Copyright year: 1997
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/7/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 1040
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.50" long x 2.00" tall
Weight: 3.388
Language: English

Niccolo Machiavelli
Introduction
Thomas Hobbes
Introduction
Baruch Spinoza
Introduction
Theologico-Political Treatise (Chaps. XVI, XX)
John Locke
Introduction
Second Treatise of Government Letter Concerning Toleration
Montesquieu
Introduction
Spirit of the Laws (selections)
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Introduction
David Hume
Arthur Kuflik, University of Vermont An Enquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals (Sect.III) "Of Parties in General" "Of the Original Contract" "Of the Origin of Government"
Adam Smith
Introduction
Immanuel Kant
Introduction
The Declaration of Independence
The Constitution of the United States
The Federalist Papers (selections)
Introduction
The Declaration of the Rights of Man And of the Citizen
Edmund Burke
Introduction
Jeremy Bentham
Introduction
Alexis De Tocqueville
Introduction
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
Introduction
Karl Marx
introduction
Manifesto of the Communist Party A Contribution to the Critique of Political Economy (Preface)Value, Price and Profit (Chaps. VI-XI) Socialism: Utopian and Scientific
John Stuart Mill
Introduction
On Liberty Consideration on Representative Government (Chap.3) The Subjection of Women (Chap.1)