Modern Political Ideologies

Author: Andrew Vincent

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781444311051

Category: Political Science

Page: 388

View: 5071

Thoroughly revised and updated, this third edition provides acomprehensive account of the major political ideologies of the pasttwo centuries. Provides an expanded and thoroughly updated account of themajor political ideologies of the past two centuries, includingliberalism, conservatism, socialism, anarchism, fascism, feminism,environmentalism, and nationalism Features a brand new chapter on fundamentalism, along withgreater emphasis on the global impact of ideologies in general Examines the complex overlap and interplay of ideas that existboth within and between ideologies Incorporates the newest developments and scholarship in thefield, and includes a helpful new glossary of key terms

The Oxford Handbook of Political Ideologies

Author: Michael Freeden,Lyman Tower Sargent,Marc Stears

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199585970

Category: Philosophy

Page: 736

View: 1315

This Oxford Handbook will be the definitive study of political ideologies for years to come. The diversity of ideology studies is represented by a mixture of the range of theories that illuminate the field, combined with an appreciation of the changing complexity of concrete ideologies and the emergence of new ones.

Political Ideologies

An Introduction

Author: Andrew Heywood

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137606045

Category: Political Science

Page: 400

View: 1074

A clear and accessible introduction to the political creeds and doctrines that have dominated and shaped politics around the world. The sixth edition has been thoroughly updated throughout and now has a new chapter on the rise of religious politics and Islamism and an improved page design to aid student learning.

Contemporary Political Ideologies: A Comparative Analysis

Author: Lyman Sargent

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0495569399

Category: Political Science

Page: 360

View: 8112

The 14th edition of CONTEMPORARY POLITICAL IDEOLOGIES: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS engages students in the fascinating political ideologies of our day. Through balanced presentation and comparative analysis of the various ideologies, students draw their own conclusions about the classics, such as nationalism, democracy, Marxism, and political Islam, as well as the lesser-known anarchism, fascism, and National Socialism. Students also address some of the more thought-provoking current ideologies, such as feminism, liberation theology, environmentalism, and terrorism. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Contemporary Political Ideologies

Second Edition

Author: Roger Eatwell,Anthony Wright

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 9780826451736

Category: Political Science

Page: 296

View: 1917

This major new text critically assesses the key political ideologies of the 20th century. The 1970s and 1980s witnessed a flowering of new and popular ideologies, such as feminism and ecologism, and a revival of others, notably liberalism. The upheavals of the early 1990s have initiated fresh debate amongst major thinkers on the nature of ideology, much of it however hostile or polemical. "Modern Political Ideologies" examines in an objective scholarly manner the evolution of key political ideologies and assesses their impact and development during the 20th century. This volume is essential reading for all students of politics, and indeed anyone who has an interest in current events and wishes to acquire a deeper understanding of the nature, scope and ambition of different ideologies.

Political Ideologies

A Comparative Approach

Author: Mostafa Rejai

Publisher: M.E. Sharpe

ISBN: 9780765633781

Category: Political Science

Page: 241

View: 7363

Designed for classroom use, this book develops a framework for the comparative analysis of political ideologies and examines the most prominent political ideologies of modern time. This revised edition has been enlarged to include feminism and environmentalism.

Political Ideologies

An Introduction

Author: Robert Eccleshall

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9780415099820

Category: Political Science

Page: 301

View: 6031

This is a completely new edition of a widely used, concise and readable textbook. Political Ideologies contains chapters on liberalism, conservatism, nationalism, fascism, socialism, democracy, feminism and ecologism. It also includes a wide-ranging introduction looking at the role of ideology from Bacon to Fukuyama. Each chapter analyses the principal ideas and concepts of each ideology, distinguishing it from rival doctrines; sets each ideology clearly within its historical and political context; and provides an annotated guide to further reading. The book is written in a clear and accessible style, introducing students to the complexities of political ideas. Those approaching the subject for the first time will find Political Ideologies an informative and engaging introduction.

Political Ideologies

An Australian Introduction

Author: Robert Leach

Publisher: Paul & Company Pub Consortium

ISBN: N.A

Category: Political Science

Page: 245

View: 6630

Modern political ideologies from right to left that are described in origin, nature, trends and in Australian context include Nazism/fascism, conservatism, liberalism, democratic socialism, communism, anarchism, and single-issue movements. First published in 1988, this revised edition is updated in the light of current developments in theory as they are affected by the collapse of the Soviet system and as they appear in Australia. Also available in hardback. The author lectures in politics and history at the Queensland University of Technology.

Political Ideologies

An Introduction

Author: Vincent Geoghegan,Rick Wilford

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317804333

Category: Political Science

Page: 336

View: 454

Now in its fourth edition, Political Ideologies: An Introduction continues to be the best introductory textbook for students of political ideologies. Completely revised and updated throughout, this edition features: A comprehensive introduction to all of the most important ideologies Brand new chapters on multiculturalism, anarchism, and the growing influence of religion on politics More contemporary examples of twenty-first-century iterations of liberalism, socialism, conservatism, fascism, green political theory, nationalism, and feminism Enhanced discussion of the end of ideology debates and emerging theories of ideological formation Six new contributors. Accessible and packed with both historical and contemporary examples, this is the most useful textbooks for scholars and students of political ideologies. The contributors to this volume have all taught or carried out research at the School of Politics, International Studies and Philosophy of Queen’s University, Belfast, or have close research connections with the School.

American Political Ideologies

An Introduction to the Major Systems of Thought in the 21st Century

Author: Brian R. Farmer

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 9780786480524

Category: Political Science

Page: 231

View: 701

For many people, the world of politics is defined by ideologies. The average voter rarely takes time to research a policy issue, thoroughly relying instead on a set of beliefs set forth by his or her chosen political organization to make important decisions. These publicly promoted ideologies play an important role in international as well as domestic political development, yet many adherents to a particular belief may have a poor understanding of competing ideologies. From right wing to the far left, this text dissects eight prominent political ideologies: traditional conservatism, classic liberalism, libertarianism, conservative extremism, contemporary liberalism, communism, dependency theory and Islamism. In plain terms it describes the basic doctrine and inherent contradictions of each creed along with its particular relevance to today’s political landscape. An in-depth discussion of the political socialization processes that form and perpetuate ideologies is also included. Instructors considering this book for use in a course may request an examination copy here.

Political Ideology Today

Author: Ian Adams

Publisher: Manchester University Press

ISBN: 9780719060205

Category: Political Science

Page: 315

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This second edition of an established textbook on political ideology provides a comprehensive, up-to-date introduction to the powerful and persuasive ideas which have motivated the actions of both political leaders and the electorate. Political ideology today begins with an explanation of the nature of ideology and the part it plays in political life, and then looks at each of the main ideologies in turn. The book takes a broadly historical approach to show how each ideology has evolved as a tradition with a variety of sometimes conflicting forms. Liberalism, socialism, conservatism, Marxism, anarchism and fascism are all discussed, together with more recent developments in religious and sexual politics, environmentalism and animal rights. All of these are discussed in the light of recent important events, including the Asian financial crisis, the Balkan wars and the election of the New Labour government. The book also takes into account the growing importance of post-Marxism, communitarianism, multiculturalism, and postmodernism. Adams shows that contemporary ideological thinking is thriving, despite the 'end of ideology' proclaimed after the capitalist West's triumph in the Cold War. He also discusses prospects for future ideological developments, including the growth of small scale and local ideologies. This book is suitable for A level and undergraduate students of contemporary politics and political theory.

Political Ideologies

Author: Vários Autores,Mark Garnett,Stephen Hood,Aristotle Kallis,Mark Langan,Dorron Otter,Robin Redhead

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0198727852

Category:

Page: 456

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Political Ideologies provides a broad-ranging introduction to both the classical and contemporary political ideologies. Adopting a global outlook, it introduces readers to ideologies' increasingly global reach and the different national versions of these ideologies. Importantly, ideologies arepresented as frameworks of interpretation and political commitment, encouraging readers to evaluate how ideologies work in practice, the problematic links between ideas and political action, and the impact of ideologies. Regular learning features encourage readers to think critically about ideologies, and view them as competing and contestable ways of interpreting the world. A unique "stop and think" feature calls for readers to reflect on their own ideological beliefs.Online Resources:Political Ideologies is accompanied by comprehensive online resources, to support political ideology courses.For students: * Further reading and resources for each chapter to help students to undertake further research and deepen their understanding and critical thinking;* Regular updates help students to keep up to date with ideologies as frameworks of understanding and political action in the real world.For lecturers:* Indicative answers to questions in the book provide a framework for approaching these;* Powerpoint slides to support each chapter, providing an overview and key points to help with planning;* Further discussion and debate ideas, for use in seminars, encourage big picture thinking about the relationships between ideologies.

Gender, Ethnicity and Political Ideologies

Author: Nickie Charles

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9780415148207

Category: Political Science

Page: 195

View: 9334

Maurice Ravel: A Research and Information Guide is an annotated bibliography concerning both the nature of primary sources related to the composer and the scope and significance of the secondary sources which deal with him, his compositions, and his influence as a composer and theorist.

Reassessing Political Ideologies

The Durability of Dissent

Author: Michael Freeden

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134521464

Category: Political Science

Page: 224

View: 7893

This book is a high-level examination of each of the major ideologies that have shaped political thinking, action and conflict. Each chapter provides a critical overview of the current state of the major ideologies and a retrospective assessment of the strengths, weaknesses, developments and transformations of these ideologies over the past century. The volume poses a strong challenge to those who have loudly proclaimed the "end of ideology", by demonstrating that it is impossible to understand current political developments without an appreciation of their ideological context. It features internationally respected contributors who are authorities in their fields, and will be an invaluable resource for both students and specialists in areas including Politics and International Relations.

Political Ideologies and Political Parties in America

Author: Hans Noel

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1107434807

Category: Political Science

Page: 232

View: 435

Political Ideologies and Political Parties in America puts ideology front and center in the discussion of party coalition change. Treating ideology as neither a nuisance nor a given, the analysis describes the development of the modern liberal and conservative ideologies that form the basis of our modern political parties. Hans Noel shows that liberalism and conservatism emerged as important forces independent of existing political parties. These ideologies then reshaped parties in their own image. Modern polarization can thus be explained as the natural outcome of living in a period, perhaps the first in our history, in which two dominant ideologies have captured the two dominant political parties.

Political Ideologies and the Democratic Ideal

Author: Terence Ball,Richard Dagger,Daniel I. O’Neill

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317232348

Category: Political Science

Page: 400

View: 2959

Political Ideologies and the Democratic Ideal analyzes and compares political ideologies to help readers understand individual ideologies, and the concept of ideology, from a political science perspective. This best-selling title promotes open-mindedness and develops critical thinking skills. It covers a wide variety of political ideologies from the traditional liberalism and conservatism to recent developments in identity politics, green politics, and radical Islamism. NEW TO THIS EDITION An expanded account of the right to vote and the U.S. Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision. A new section on "fusionist" conservatism that attempts to ally different kinds of conservatives. A discussion of Putin’s post-Soviet expansion of Russia’s territory and influence, the apparent rebirth of "Mao Zedong thought" in China, and the ideology of Juche in North Korea. Coverage of "democratic socialism" in the context of Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign. Updates on fascism past and present. A more in-depth account of the origins of black liberation and a discussion of the new "Black Lives Matter" movement. New directions in feminist theory and the impact of the Supreme Court’s decision on same-sex marriage. An account of Pope Francis’s 2015 encyclical on the environment and humans’ duty to protect it. An expanded discussion of radical Islamism, especially with regard to the varieties of Islamism, the rise of the Islamic State (ISIS), and the effects of recent terrorist attacks on national and international politics. Discussion questions added to the end of each chapter. Additional graphs and photos throughout. An updated, author-written Instructor’s Manual and Test Bank.

Reelpolitik II

Political Ideologies in '50s and '60s Films

Author: Beverly Merrill Kelley

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9780742530416

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 331

View: 8815

Reelpolitik II moves past typical left-right political distinctions to examine political ideologies cycling through U.S. history during the '50s and '60s. These eight Cold War movies especially equipped the moviegoer with a unique vantage point to scrutinize the arms race, the Red Scare, the Korean Conflict, and the Vietnam War. They also helped audiences to observe the way film functions as a purveyor of American mythology, a megaphone to shout political messages, a metaphorical route to the emotions, a flattering mirror, an unflattering microscope, and a magic carpet ride back to the future. Visit our website for sample chapters!

Introduction to Political Ideologies

Author: John Hoffman,Paul Graham

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9781405824392

Category: Political Science

Page: 282

View: 9448

This introduction to ideologies shows students why an understanding of ideology is crucial to an understanding of political issues. By using real-life examples to relate political ideas to actual political situations, the hugely experienced author team ma