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Classics of Modern Political Theory : Machiavelli to Mill

by Steven M. Cahn (Editor)

Other authors: Jeremy Bentham (Contributor), Edmund Burke (Contributor), Alexis De Tocqueville (Contributor), Friedrich Engels (Contributor), Alexander Hamilton (Contributor)14 more, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel (Contributor), Thomas Hobbes (Contributor), David Hume (Contributor), Thomas Jefferson (Contributor), Immanuel Kant (Contributor), John Locke (Contributor), Niccolò Machiavelli (Contributor), James Madison (Contributor), Karl Marx (Contributor), John Stuart Mill (Contributor), Montesquieu (Contributor), Jean-Jacques Rousseau (Contributor), Adam Smith (Contributor), Baruch Spinoza (Contributor)

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Classics of Modern Political Theory: Machiavelli to Mill brings together the complete texts or substantial selections from many of the masterpieces of modern political theory. The most comprehensive collection of its kind, this volume includes well-known works by Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau,Hegel, and Marx, and significant contributions by Spinoza, Montesquieu, Hume, Adam Smith, Kant, Burke, Bentham, and Tocqueville. A distinctive feature is the inclusion of the Declaration of Independence, the U.S. Constitution, and numerous papers from The Federalist. An extended introduction to eachauthor's writings, provided by a renowned authority on the subject, features biographical data, philosophical commentary, and bibliographical guides. Ideal for courses in political philosophy and intellectual history, as well as surveys of Western Civilization, this enlightening work presents theauthors and ideas which were most influential in shaping modern political thought.… (more)

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Cahn, Steven M.Editorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bentham, JeremyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Burke, EdmundContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
De Tocqueville, AlexisContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Engels, FriedrichContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hamilton, AlexanderContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hegel, Georg Wilhelm FriedrichContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hobbes, ThomasContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hume, DavidContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Jefferson, ThomasContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kant, ImmanuelContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Locke, JohnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Machiavelli, NiccolòContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Madison, JamesContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Marx, KarlContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Mill, John StuartContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
MontesquieuContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Rousseau, Jean-JacquesContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Smith, AdamContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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