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Political Thinkers: from Socrates to the present

David Boucher and Paul Kelly (eds)
Oxford University Press (16 January 2003)

This book offers a comprehensive introduction, arranged by period, to the history of western political thought, covering the canon of great theorists from Socrates and the Sophists to the present day, and provides a definitive introduction to the subject.

Each chapter has been specially commissioned from an impressive line-up of renowned contributors from from around the world and includes chapters on contemporary thinkers such as Habermas and Foucault as well as chapters written from a feminist perspective on Wollstonecraft, and John Stuart Mill's subjection of women.

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