New Political Thought

An Introduction

Editor: Adam Lent



ISBN: 9780853158592 Categories: ,

Format: Paperback

Page extent: 220

6 in stock

‘A brilliant easy-to-read introduction to the key ideas, influential thinkers and the major movements reshaping our political horizon.’
New Statesman

A guide through the maze of contemporary political thought, consisting of an introductory essay, a glossary and examinations of: Conservatism and the New Right (by Mike Harris), Marxism and post-Marxism (David Howarth), Socialism and Social Democracy (Tony Fitzpatrick), The Christian Right (Martin Durham), Contemporary Liberalism (Matthew Festenstein), Communitarianism (Elizabeth Frazer), Green Politics (John Barry), Postmodernism (Simon Thompson) Feminism (Moya Lloyd) and Islamic Thought (Phil Marfleet).

Adam Lent is Lecturer in Politics at the University of Sheffield.