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The Blackwell Encyclopaedia of Political Thought

The Blackwell Encyclopaedia of Political Thought

David Miller (Editor), Janet Coleman (Advisory Editor), William Connolly (Advisory Editor), Alan Ryan (Advisory Editor)

ISBN: 978-0-631-17944-3

Aug 1991, Wiley-Blackwell

588 pages

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Encompassing the whole spectrum of the history and theory of politics from Socrates to Rawls, this is the most comprehensive and scholarly reference work available on the subject.


Editor's Introduction.

List of Contributors:.

Advisory editors: Janet Coleman, William Connolly and Alan Ryan.

The Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Political Thought.


"A particularly useful feature of the volume is the reading list which accompanies each entry ... a useful book." Sunday Times

"A reliable and scholarly work." The Good Book Guide

"Supersedes all previous reference works in the field of political thought." Australian Journal of Politics and History

"No political scientist (or theorist) who can afford it should be without it." Australian Journal of Political Science

* Full coverage of all aspects of western political thought and its history.
* This is an excellent reference tool for student use, with bibliographies highlighting further reading.