The Great Political Theories, Volume 2

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The Great Political Theories, Volume 2

A Comprehensive Selection of the Crucial Ideas in Political Philosophy from the French Revolution to Modern Ti

By Michael Curtis (Editor)

Harper Perennial, Paperback, 9780061351372, 496pp.

Publication Date: March 11, 2008


This carefully selected compilation of the significant writings of the great political philosophers, scientists, and thinkers has long been an invaluable guide to the general reader as well as to the serious student of history, political science, and government. Such essential forces as Revolution, Idealism, and Nationalism are examined in detail and expounded by their leading exponents. Professor Curtis has written running commentary that places the extracts and their authors in the sequence of modern history.

About the Author
Michael Curtis is distinguished professor emeritus of political science at Rutgers University. He is the author of numerous books in the areas of political theory, comparative government, European politics, and the Middle East, including Marxism: The Inner Dialogues, Israel in the Third World, and Anti-Semitism in the Contemporary World.