Key Concepts in Politics

Key Concepts in Politics

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This accessible guide to the key concepts in politics now features over 60 additional international relations entries to take account of the increasing influence of globalization upon politics. Each term is fully and clearly defined and its significance for political understanding and debate is explored.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 293 pages
  • 138 x 212 x 18mm | 381.02g
  • Basingstoke, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 293 p.
  • 0333770951
  • 9780333770955
  • 479,933

Table of contents

The Uses and Abuses of Political Concepts.- Basic Concepts.- Ideologies.- Approaches.- Values.- Systems.- Structures.- Levels.- Further Reading.- Glossary of Political Thinkers.- Bibliography.- Index.
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Andrew Heywood's book is truly amazing. Its concise nature makes it one of the best books around. I would highly recommend it to any Government and Politics students. - Amazon Reviewer
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About Andrew Heywood

ANDREW HEYWOOD is Director of Studies and Course Director for Politics at Orpington College. He is the author of Political Ideologies (second edition), Political Theory (second edition), and Key Concepts in Politics. He is an A-Level Chief Examiner in Government and Politics.
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