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The Conquest of Politics

Liberal Philosophy in Democratic Times

by Benjamin Barber

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Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science & theory,
  • Political,
  • Philosophy,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Philosophy / Political,
  • Political Philosophy,
  • Political Science and International Relations,
  • Political science

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7756629M
    ISBN 100691023239
    ISBN 109780691023236

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    James Parisot is an affiliate faculty member in Sociology at Drexel University. He has published articles in a variety of scholarly journals, is co-editor of the book American Hegemony and the Rise of Emerging Powers: Cooperation or Conflict?(Routledge, ), and is the author of How America Became Capitalist: Imperial Expansion and the Conquest of the West (Pluto, ).   Three years ago, Knopf published the first volume of Perl’s Calder bio, subtitled “The Conquest of Time.” Now comes the second, subtitled “The Conquest of Space” and covering the period.

    The first complete account of the conquest of the Itzas to appear since , this book details the layers of political intrigue and action that characterized every aspect of the conquest . More importantly, The Conquest of Malaria serves as a timely warning to those who advocate simple technological quick fixes to what was (and still is) a complex environmental, social, economic, and political problem."—Andrea Rusnock, Isis.


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His social and intellectual history of this text offers an important corrective to the divisions between Muslim and Hindu that so often define Pakistani and Indian politics today. What role did indigenous peoples play in the Spanish conquest of Mexico. Ross Hassig explores this question in Mexico and the Spanish Conquest by incorporating primary accounts from the Indians of Mexico and revisiting the events of the conquest against the backdrop of the Aztec empire, the culture and politics of Mesoamerica, and the military dynamics of both sides/5(2).

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: The Conquest of Politics: Philosophy Against Practice --Solipsistic Politics: Bertrand Russell and Empiricist Liberalism --Justifying Justice: John Rawls and Thin Theory --Deconstituting Politics: Robert Nozick and.

Focusing on Yorkshire, by far the largest English county, this book examines three of the most important themes in the period described by Sir Frank Stenton as "the first century of English feudalism": the Norman conquest, the anarchy of Stephen's reign, and the nature of lordship and land tenure.

In each case the book offers a strong challenge to dominant and .The Conquest of Death. Violence and the Birth of the Modern English State. Matthew Lockwood. View Inside Format: HC - Paper legal, economic, and political history, this book will interest scholars across a range of fields.

Matthew Lockwood is assistant professor of history at the University of Warwick. His dissertation won the Hans Gaztke.