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Political ideologies : an introduction

Author: Andrew Heywood
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
"Written from an international perspective and ranging from traditional nineteenth-century ideologies like liberalism, conservatism and socialism to more contemporary ones such as feminism, ecologism and political Islam, this book offers a clear exposition of both the historical development of each ideology and the impact each has had on contemporary political movements, parties and governments. The distinctive  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Heywood
ISBN: 0333961773 9780333961773 0333961781 9780333961780 9780415236775 0415236770
OCLC Number: 51272097
Description: xviii, 382 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : Understanding ideology --
Liberalism --
Conservatism --
Socialism --
Nationalism --
Anarchism --
Fascism --
Feminism --
Ecologism --
Religious fundamentalism --
Conclusion : Ideology without end?
Responsibility: Andrew Heywood.
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Presents an introduction to the complexities of political ideologies. This book introduces and considers the future of some of the most widely studied ideologies - liberalism; conservatism;  Read more...


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"The great merit of Andrew Heywood's book is that he takes ideology seriously, and explores patiently and with admirable clarity the different characteristics of the classic western ideologies, as Read more...

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