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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Richard G Stevens
|ISBN:||9781107000438 1107000432 9780521169011 0521169011|
|Contents:||Part I. The Nature and Origin of Political Philosophy: 1. What philosophy is; The origin of philosophy; 3. The nature of politics; 4. The origin of political philosophy; Part II. The Problem of Political Philosophy: 5. The best city; 6. Moderation; Part III. The Permutations of Political Philosophy: 7. Ancient and medieval political philosophy; 8. A kind of betrayal; 9. Modern political philosophy and post-modern thought; 10. Ancients and moderns; Epilogue.|
|Responsibility:||Richard G. Stevens|
"This is a very good book, utterly unlike anything currently in print. It engaged my interest from the first page and never lagged thereafter. It is written in a sprightly style, both witty and