The British Idealists

The British Idealists

by David Boucher
     
 

The British Idealists made significant and lasting contributions to the social and political thought of the nineteenth century. They contributed to all the major debates of their day, including evolution, democracy, the role of the state, education and international relations, and are commonly acknowledged as the forerunners of modern communitarian theory. The

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The British Idealists made significant and lasting contributions to the social and political thought of the nineteenth century. They contributed to all the major debates of their day, including evolution, democracy, the role of the state, education and international relations, and are commonly acknowledged as the forerunners of modern communitarian theory. The introduction develops the themes illustrated in the writings of the British Idealists. This volume also contains a biography of the British Idealists that incorporates a guide to their principal works.

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"Boucher's collection...is an excellent entry to a full appreciation of their thought as well as nineteenth-century British poltical thought." Ethics

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521459518
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
09/01/1997
Series:
Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
356
Sales rank:
817,425
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.79(d)

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