Key Ideas in Politics

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Nelson Thornes, 2003 - Political Science - 186 pages
Designed for AS and A2 students, Key Ideas in Politics focuses on both historical and contemporary political themes and ideas providing the reader with the background to analyse important political questions. It provides quick and easy-to-read summaries of key ideas and key thinkers enabling students to attain and assimilate knowledge quickly. Features track the history of each idea, the idea in action today, the debate that that surrounds it and its practical application.
 

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Contents

Anarchism
1
Authority
6
Capitalism
11
Citizenship
15
Collectivism
19
Communism
23
Consensus Politics
27
Conservatism
32
Law
98
LeftRight
102
Liberalism
106
Marxism
110
Nationalism
115
Nazism
119
New Labour
124
New Right
129

Constitution
37
Democracy
42
Devolution
46
Equality
50
European Union
55
Fascism
60
Feminism
65
Freedom
70
Globalisation
74
Human Nature
78
Ideology
82
Imperialism
86
Individualism
90
Justice
94
Parliamentary Government
133
Politics
138
Power
142
RacialismRacism
146
Representation
150
Rights
154
Rule of Law
159
Socialism
164
Sovereignty
168
State
172
References
177
Index
183
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