Contemporary Political Philosophy: An Introduction / Edition 2

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Overview

"This new edition of Will Kymlicka's best selling critical introduction to contemporary political theory has been fully revised to include many of the most significant developments in Anglo-American political philosophy in the last 11 years, particularly the new debates on political liberalism, deliberative democracy, civic republicanism, nationalism, and cultural pluralism." The book now includes two new chapters on citizenship theory and multiculturalism, in addition to updated chapters on utilitarianism, liberal egalitarianism, libertarianism, Marxism, communitarianism, and feminism. Extended guides to further reading have been added at the end of each chapter, listing the most important books and articles on each school of thought, as well as relevant journals and web sites.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780198782742
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Publication date: 10/25/2001
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 512
  • Sales rank: 479,245
  • Product dimensions: 9.10 (w) x 6.10 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Meet the Author

Will Kymlicka is Professor of Philosophy at Queens University, Canada

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Table of Contents

Introduction
1. Utilitarianism
2. Liberal Equality
3. Libertarianism
4. Socialism
5. Communitarianism
6. Feminism
7. Citizenship
8. Multiculturalism

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