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Political Concepts

David Freeman

Political Concepts

An Introduction

by David Freeman

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Published by Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE,
  • Political Science / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8145300M
    ISBN 100787271861
    ISBN 109780787271862
    OCLC/WorldCa46336238

      Well, we can divide Pol Sci into many categories to approach it. Broadly you may want to look at - - Political Theory and Philosophy - Concepts - Political Institutions and Systems - International Politics The most fundamental textbooks are by. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My libraryMissing: Political Concepts. Political philosophy, also known as political theory, is the study of topics such as politics, liberty, justice, property, rights, law, and the enforcement of laws by authority: what they are, if they are needed, what makes a government legitimate, what rights and freedoms it should protect, what form it should take, what the law is, and what duties citizens owe to a legitimate .


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About the Author. Iain Mackenzie is Lecturer in Politics, School of Politics and International Relations, University of Kent. at the University of Kent.5/5(1). Political Concepts: A Critical Lexicon Now Available from Fordham University Press.

Deciding what is and what is not political is a fraught, perhaps intractably opaque matter. Just who decides the question; on what grounds; to what ends—these seem like properly political questions.

Political Concepts. Offers a sophisticated analysis of central political concepts in the light of recent debates in political theory. Introduces students to some of the main interpretations of key political conceps highlighting their strengths and weaknesses.

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Towards a Systematic Conceptualization of Politics. Political science is the systematic study of governments, of the methods by which governments seek to control people, and of the techniques through which people try to influence government.

Carl Schmitt, like Martin Heidegger, has the scary Nazi stain permanently covering his philosophical legacy. Despite his "tainted" reputation, "The Concept of the Political" is still regarded by those on the "right" and "left", as one of the best overviews on how politics work (or more like how they don't work).4/5.

The inclusion of blood in a lexicon of political concepts would seem to require the removal of two quite formidable obstacles. First, blood is not a concept. And second, blood is not political. I shall return to the first obstacle, but I should begin by deferring to understandable reservations with regards to the removal of the second.

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This major textbook offers both an introduction to and key readings in twenty core political concepts. It blends original essays that survey debates and contact with up-to-date primary literature to provide students with an ideal collection for use on a wide range of courses in political studies.

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Offers a sophisticated analysis of central political concepts in the light of recent debates in political theory. Introduces students to some of the main interpretations of key political conceps highlighting their strengths and weaknesses.

Tackles the principle concepts employed to justify any policy or institution and examines the main domestic purposes and functions of the state. Political Concepts and Political Theories introduces political theory by focusing on enduring disputes about the nature of freedom, power, equality, justice, democracy, and authority.

The first part of the book examines the nature of these disputes/5(10). Political Concepts and Political Theories introduces political theory by focusing on enduring disputes about the nature of freedom, power, equality, justice, democracy, and.

Basic Concepts in Politics. POLITICS. Definition: politics is the way in which we understand and order our social affairs, and acquire greater control over the situation.

It is also the strategy for maintaining cooperation among people with different needs and ideals in life, or for resolving the conflict within the group, whether this is a family, a tribe, a village or a nation.

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politics, and international relations. The text draws on academic and applied contributions to political discourse in an effort to show students that political science is a field of inquiry with many practical uses.

Political Concepts by Adi Ophir,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Political Concepts seeks to revive our common political vocabulary—both everyday and academic—and to do so critically.

Its entries take the form of essays in which each contributor presents her or his own original reflection on a concept posed in the traditional Socratic question format “What is X?” and asks what sort of work a Cited by: 2. This book is an attempt to provide a road map that can orient the student to the main concepts, theories and issues in world politics today, necessitating explorations in ‘new theorizing’—making the study of global politics a much more exciting and absorbing project than ever before.

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The starting point of this six-chapter book is the analysis of the notions of psychological coercion and of social coercion and on the basis of this analysis to evolve a notion of political obligation.

Corruption is once again high on the international policy agenda as a result of globalization, the spread of democracy, and major scandals and reform initiatives. But the concept itself has been a focus for social scientists for many years, and new findings and data take on richer meanings when viewed in the context of long-term developments and enduring 5/5(1).

Political concepts are required to adopt a position on such issues as wether or not development aid is too low, income tax too high, or how to cope with poverty and the distribution of wealth.

To address these kinds of issues involves developing views on what individuals are entitled to, what they owe to others, /5(2). This thought-provoking introduction to economics exposes readers to the workings of the market in a democratic state.

The text explains basic economic concepts from a political perspective: how the price mechanism substitutes for central authority in determining production and allocation of goods; the use of demand and supply curves to trace the impacts of tariffs, taxes, subsidies.

Pages in category "Political concepts" The following 46 pages are in this category, out of 46 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (). In this, his most influential work, legal theorist and political philosopher Carl Schmitt argues that liberalism's basis in individual rights cannot provide a reasonable justification for sacrificing oneself for the state.

This edition of the work includes the translator's introduction (by George Schwab) which highlights Schmitt's intellectual journey through the turbulent period of /5(2).

An Introduction to Political Theory is a textbook whose authors have attempted to orient past, current, and future events related to political issues within a general framework of classical and contemporary concepts and ideologies, and the authors largely succeed in doing so.

In fact, the book is divided up into four main sections adhering to 4/5. Political Concepts 1. Some Basic Concepts in Politics 2. Overview: Key Political Concepts Power Government Democracy Ideology Conservatism Liberalism Socialism 3.

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Political Concepts and Political Theories introduces political theory by focusing on enduring disputes about the nature of freedom, power, equality, justice, democracy, and authority.

The first part of the book examines the nature of these disputes/5(9).fundamental concepts of political geography 3 2 Throughout this book I use State with a capital “S” to indicate US (and Mexican) States, and state with a lower case “s” to indicate the state as a universal concept.