Ideals and Ideologies

Ideals and Ideologies : A Reader

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Ideals and Ideologies: A Reader, 9/e, is a comprehensive compilation of original readings representing all of the major 'isms'.It offers students a generous sampling of key thinkers in different ideological traditions and places them in their historical and political contexts. Used on its own or with Political Ideologies and the Democratic Ideal, the title accounts for the different ways people use ideology and conveys the ongoing importance of ideas in more

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  • Paperback | 496 pages
  • 190.5 x 236.22 x 35.56mm | 680.39g
  • Taylor & Francis Inc
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 9th Revised edition
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0205962548
  • 9780205962549
  • 1,951,711

About Terence Ball

Terence Ball received his Ph.D. from the University of California at Berkeley and teaches political theory at Arizona State University. He taught previously at the University of Minnesota and has held visiting professorships at Oxford University, Cambridge University, and the University of California, San Diego. His books include Transforming Political Discourse (Blackwell, 1988), Reappraising Political Theory (Oxford University Press, 1995), and a mystery novel, Rousseau's Ghost (SUNY Press, 1998). Richard Dagger earned his Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota and has taught at Arizona State University and Rhodes College, and is now professor of political science at the University of Richmond. He has been a faculty fellow of the Center for Ethics and Public Affairs, Tulane University, and is the author of many publications in political and legal philosophy, including Civic Virtues: Rights, Citizenship, and Republican Liberalism (Oxford University Press, 1997). Daniel I. O'Neill holds a Ph.D. from the University of California at Los Angeles and is now Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Florida. He is the author of The Burke-Wollstonecraft Debate: Savagery, Civilization,and Democracy (Penn State University Press, 2007) and coeditor of Illusion ofConsent:Engaging with Carole Pateman (Penn State University Press, 2008).show more

Table of contents

1. The Concept of Ideology 2. The Democratic Ideal: Historical and Philosophical Foundations 3. Liberalism 4. Conservatism 5. Socialism and Communism After Marx 6. Fascism 8. Liberation Ideologies and the Politics of Identity 9. Green Politics: Ecology as Ideology 10. Radical Islamismshow more

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