|Goodin, Robert E. / Pettit, Philip (eds.)|
Contemporary Political Philosophy
Blackwell Philosophy Anthologies
2. Edition November 2005
2005. 772 Pages, Hardcover
ISBN 978-1-4051-3064-6 - John Wiley & Sons
Also available as Softcover.
This authoritative collection of the seminal texts in post-war political philosophy has now been updated and expanded.
* Reprints key articles, mainly unabridged, touching upon the nature of the state, democracy, justice, rights, liberty, equality and oppression.
* Includes work from politics, law and economics, as well as from continental and analytic philosophy.
* Now includes thirteen additional texts, taking account of recent developments in the field and reflecting the most pressing concerns in international affairs.
* Can be used alongside A Companion to Contemporary Political Philosophy (Blackwell Publishing, 1993; second edition in preparation) as the basis for a systematic introduction to the subject.
From the contents
Part I: State & Society.
Part II: Democracy.
Part III: Justice.
Part IV: Rights.
Part V: Liberty.
Part VI: Equality.
Part VII: Oppression.
Part VIII: International Affairs