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Ryder, Richard D. - Putting Morality Back into Politics, ebook

Putting Morality Back into Politics

Ryder, Richard D.


Machiavelli almost succeeded in removing morality from European politics and, indeed, since his day it has sometimes been assumed that morality and politics are separate. Ryder argues that the time has come for public policies to be seen to be based upon…

Tyler, Colin - The Metaphysics of Self-realisation and Freedom, ebook

The Metaphysics of Self-realisation and Freedom

Tyler, Colin


This first part of Colin Tyler’s new critical assessment of the social and political thought of T.H. Green (1836–1882) explores the grounding that Green gives to liberal socialism. Tyler shows how, for Green, ultimately, personal self-realisation…

Tuckness, Alex - This Is Political Philosophy: An Introduction, ebook

This Is Political Philosophy: An Introduction

Tuckness, Alex


Political Philosophy, First Edition is an accessible and well-balanced introduction to the main issues in political philosophy written by an author team from the fields of both philosophy and politics. This text connects issues at the core of political…

Clark, David Alexander - Adaptation, Poverty and Development, ebook

Adaptation, Poverty and Development

Clark, David Alexander


Table of contents
1. Adaptation and Development — Issues, Evidence and Policy Relevance
David A. Clark
Part I. Adaptation and Development: Concepts and Issues
2. Utilitarianism, ‘Adaptation’ and Paternalism
Mozaffar Qizilbash
3. Adaptation: Implications for Development in Theory and Practice

Waters, Tony - Schooling, Childhood, and Bureaucracy, ebook

Schooling, Childhood, and Bureaucracy

Waters, Tony


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Tony Waters
2. Bureaucratizing the Child: The Manufacture of Adults in the Modern World
Tony Waters
3. American Mass Public Education and the Modern World
Tony Waters
4. Bureaucratized Childhood and the Persistence of Schooling Systems: Irrationality in Rationality