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20 February 2012

416 Pages

7-1/2 x 9-3/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199572823

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Issues in Political Theory

Second Edition

Edited by Catriona McKinnon

  • Brings together leading international experts who have helped shape the debates that they address in their chapters
  • Examines the key issues in political theory - from traditional concepts, such as democracy and liberty, to contemporary 'hot topics', including multiculturalism and the environment
  • Each chapter includes an extended case study to show how political theory is relevant to analysing politics in practice.
  • Student learning is aided by the use of helpful pedagogical features and an accompanying Online Resource Centre.
  • Includes a new chapter on intergenerational justice by Axel Gosseries, reflecting the latest developments in the field.
  • Equality and social justice are now covered in a single chapter by Jonathan Wolff.
  • All chapters, case studies, and Online Resource Centre material have been revised and updated.

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