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Totalitarianism and the Prospects for World Order: Closing the Door on the ...

Alexander Shtromas, Robert K. Faulkner, Daniel J. Mahoney - Political Science - 2003 - 495 pages
A remarkably prescient thinker, Aleksandras Shtromas devoted his life to understanding totalitarianism and political change. This posthumous collection of writings, edited by ...
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Francis Bacon's New Atlantis in the Foundation of Modern Political Thought

Kimberly Hurd Hale - Political Science - 2013 - 168 pages
Francis Bacon, long considered a minor figure in the founding of modern political thought, is now recognized as one of its foremost thinkers. Bacon not only championed a new ...
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The Religious Foundations of Francis Bacon's Thought

Stephen A. McKnight - Philosophy - 2006 - 208 pages
"Presents close analysis of eight of Francis Bacon's texts in order to investigate the relation of his religious views to his instauration. Attempts to correct the persistent ...
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The Political Philosophy of Francis Bacon: On the Unity of Knowledge

Tom van Malssen - Philosophy - 2014
An ambitious and radically original reading of philosopher Francis Bacon. Comprehensive in its ambitions and meticulous in its approach, The Political Philosophy of Francis ...
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Francis Bacon's Inquiry Touching Human Nature: Virtue, Philosophy, and the ...

Svetozar Minkov - Philosophy - 2010 - 158 pages
Francis Bacon's 'Inquiry Touching Human Nature' is a study of Francis Bacon's moral philosophy in its relation to the enlightenment project he helped launch. Since Bacon is one ...
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Francis Bacon's New Atlantis: New Interdisciplinary Essays

Bronwen Price - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 209 pages
This is the first volume of essays on Bacon's The New Atlantis, a key text of Early Modern culture, incorporating the practical and visionary, utility and utopia - read by some ...
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