Political Ideas and Concepts : An Introduction
The book offers an accessible and very comprehensive survey of the major ideas and concepts encountered in politics. Each chapter discusses a cluster of related terms, exploring how they have been used by different thinkers and traditions, and examining the debates and controversies that have sprung up around them. Lucidly written and clearly structured, the book provides an ideal introduction to politics and political theory.
- Hardback | 384 pages
- 162.6 x 241.6 x 27.7mm | 766.58g
- 12 Jun 1994
- New York, NY, United States
- 1994 ed.
- black & white illustrations, bibliography
About Andrew Heywood
Andrew Heywood is author of such best-selling textbooks as Politics, Political Ideologies and Global Politics, used by hundreds of thousands of students around the world. He was Vice Principal of Croydon College, having previously been Director of Studies at Orpington College and Head of Politics at Farnborough Sixth-Form College. Andrew has had many years experience as an A-Level Chief Examiner for Government and Politics, and Principal Examiner for Political Ideologies and Global Politics. His main research interests are political theory and global politics.