Political ideologies and the democratic ideal

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Pearson Longman, Jul 1, 2003 - Philosophy - 292 pages
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Extensively revised and updated the Fifth Edition of this best-seller provides a clear, concise, and comprehensive introduction to the ideas and ideals that shake and shape our political world. Written with the firm belief that ideology is the driving for

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As someone with very little knowledge in the area of politics and ideologies, I thought it was time I learned. This book proved perfect - it was easy to read, even though I had no background in the ... Read full review

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This book gets an a-okay for two reasons. First, it explains the major political ideologies in a succint and articulate way. I had to buy this book for an undergrad course. And you know what - I still ... Read full review

Contents

N Ideology and Democracy
3
The Democratic Ideal
19
Liberalism
43
Copyright

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About the author (2003)

Formerly Professor of Political Science at the University of Minnesota and visiting professor at UC San Diego and Oxford, Terence Ball now teaches political theory at Arizona State University. He is the author and editor of numerous books and articles, and has edited the political writings of James Mill and (with Joyce Appleby) Thomas Jefferson for the series of Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought.