Political Theory : Classic Writings, Contemporary Views

ISBN-10: 0312046936

ISBN-13: 9780312046934

Edition: 1st

Authors: Joseph Losco, Leonard Williams

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List price: $52.95
Edition: 1st
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 753
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.398
Language: English

Introductionp. 1
Platop. 7
The Republicp. 11
The Republic and the "Limits of Politics"p. 30
Response to Hallp. 42
Aristotlep. 52
Nicomachean Ethicsp. 56
Politicsp. 60
Aristotle's Understanding of the Naturalness of the Cityp. 73
Woman's Place and Nature in a Functionalist Worldp. 84
Saint Augustinep. 94
The City of Godp. 97
The State: The Return of Order Upon Disorderp. 114
The Two Cities in Augustine's Political Philosophyp. 123
Saint Thomas Aquinasp. 132
Summa Theologicap. 136
On Kingshipp. 154
On Thomistic Natural Law: The Bad Man's View of Thomistic Natural Rightp. 157
The Mixed Constitution and the Distinction between Regal and Political Power in the Work of Thomas Aquinasp. 171
Niccolo Machiavellip. 182
The Princep. 185
The Discoursesp. 193
Public Versus Private Claims: Machiavellianism from Another Perspectivep. 202
Trapping the Prince: Machiavelli and the Politics of Deceptionp. 211
Thomas Hobbesp. 229
Leviathanp. 233
The Political Theory of Possessive Individualismp. 252
The Art of Governmentp. 263
John Lockep. 275
The Second Treatise of Governmentp. 279
The Law of Nature in Locke's Second Treatise: Is Locke a Hobbesian?p. 299
Locke's Second Treatise and "The Best Fence Against Rebellion"p. 313
Jean-Jacques Rousseaup. 327
Discourse on the Origin and Foundations of Inequalityp. 331
On the Social Contractp. 338
Rousseau, Nature and Historyp. 361
The Concept of the General Willp. 371
Edmund Burkep. 378
Reflections on the Revolution in Francep. 381
Burkep. 393
The Critique of Political Radicalismp. 399
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegelp. 404
The Philosophy of Historyp. 408
The Philosophy of Rightp. 415
History and Politicsp. 426
What Is "Right" in Hegel's Philosophy of Right?p. 439
Karl Marxp. 455
Economic and Philosophic Manuscriptsp. 459
The German Ideologyp. 465
Capitalp. 475
The Theory of Alienationp. 481
Gone Fishing: Making Sense of Marx's Concept of Communismp. 496
John Stuart Millp. 508
On Libertyp. 511
The Subjection of Womenp. 525
John Stuart Mill: On Liberty and Historyp. 534
Marital Slavery and Friendship: John Stuart Mill's The Subjection of Womenp. 543
Friedrich Nietzschep. 557
Beyond Good and Evilp. 561
The Genealogy of Moralsp. 575
Friedrich Nietzsche and the Politics of Transfigurationp. 583
Nietzsche and Political Thoughtp. 593
Hannah Arendtp. 603
The Human Conditionp. 606
Hannah Arendtp. 621
Motive and Goal in Hannah Arendt's Concept of Political Actionp. 636
John Rawlsp. 649
A Theory of Justicep. 652
"Justice as Fairness: Political, Not Metaphysical"p. 668
The Central Role of Rawls's Theoryp. 678
Pluralism and Social Unityp. 684
Jurgen Habermasp. 697
Knowledge and Human Interestsp. 701
Legitimation Crisisp. 710
Habermas and Modernityp. 720
Crisis Tendencies, Legitimation and the Statep. 733
Indexp. 747
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