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Reappraising Political Theory

Revisionist Studies in the History of Political Thought

by Terence Ball

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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Number of Pages326
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ISBN 100198279957
ISBN 109780198279952

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In addition to many articles in scholarly journals and books, he is the author of "Civil Disobedience and Civil Deviance," "Transforming Political Discourse," "Reappraising Political Theory," "Political Ideologies and the Democratic Ideal" (with Richard Dagger), and a mystery novel, "Rousseau's Ghost.". Reappraising Harold Wilson, editors Andrew S. Crines and Kevin Hickson bring together contributors to reflect on Wilson’s legacy within twentieth-century politics. This book offers a robust counter-narrative to existing appraisals of Wilson’s governments and his influence .

His book makes a singular and significant contribution to the philosophy and methodology of social-scientific inquiry.” — Terence Ball, author of Reappraising Political Theory: Revisionist Studies in the History of Political Thought William A. Gorton is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Alma College, Michigan. Reappraising Political Theory: Revisionist Studies in the History of Political Thought. Terence Ball. In this lively and entertaining book, Terence Ball maintains that 'classic' works in political theory continue to speak to us only if they are periodically re-read and reinterpreted from alternative perspectives. That, the author contends.


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This is the second in a series of three companion volumes travelling under the general title 'Political Theory and the Human Sciences'.The first, Transforming Political Discourse (Blackwell, ), dealt with the ways in which political theorizing, argumentation, and criticism change the meanings of the concepts with and through which political discourse is conducted.

The opening chapter begins with a brief defence of the claim that interpretation is both inescapable and necessary.

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The book—the second volume of my trilogy Political Theory and the Human Sciences—is divided into two sections. The first and shorter section (Chs.

1 and 2) deals with methodological and interpretive questions and advocates a methodologically `pluralist’ and `problem‐driven’ approach to the interpretation and reappraisal of works of political theory. Reappraising Political Theory -- 2.

Whither Political Theory. -- 3. Machiavelli and Moral Change -- 4. Hobbes\'s Linguistic Turn -- 5. Rousseau\'s Civil Religion Reconsidered -- 6.

The Survivor and the Savant: Two Schemes for Civil Religion Compared -- 7. Benthamite Discipline and Punishment; or, What Foucault Missed -- 8. Unstable universalities, available for the first time in paperback, examines the theme of universality and its place in radical political theory.

Saul Newman argues that both Marxist politics of class struggle and the postmodern politics of difference have reached their historical and political limits, and that what is needed is a new approach Cited by: In this lively and entertaining book, Terence Ball maintains that 'classic' works in political theory continue to speak to us only if they are periodically re-read and reinterpreted from alternative perspectives.

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Whither Political Theory. -- II. REAPPRAISALS -- 3. Machiavelli and Moral Change -- 4. Hobbes\'s Linguistic Turn -- 5. Rousseau\'s Civil Religion Reconsidered -- 6. The Survivor and the Savant: Two Schemes for Civil Religion Compared -- 7.

Benthamite Discipline and Punishment -- or, What Foucault Missed -- 8. In addition to many articles in scholarly journals and books, he is the author of Civil Disobedience and Civil Deviance, Transforming Political Discourse, Reappraising Political Theory, Political Ideologies and the Democratic Ideal (with Richard Dagger), and a mystery novel, Rousseau's Ghost.

Reappraising Political Theory. Revisionist Studies in the History of Political Thought The author's aim is to show how a pluralist and problem-centered approach can shed new light on old and recent works in political theory, and on the controversies that continue over their meaning and significance.

The book assesses the implications of. Product Information. Unstable universalities examines the theme of universality and its place in radical political theory. Saul Newman argues that both Marxist politics of class struggle and the postmodern politics of difference have reached their historical and political limits, and that what is needed is a new approach to universality, a new way of thinking about collective politics.

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According to the socialist view, individuals do not live or work in isolation but live in cooperation with. Pris: kr. E-bok, Laddas ned direkt. Köp Reappraising Political Theory av Terence Ball på He is author of Transforming Political Discourse (Oxford, ), Reappraising Political Theory (Oxford, ), and a mystery novel, Rousseau's Ghost (New York, ), as well as editor of James Mill: Political Writings (Cambridge, ), The Federalist (Cambridge, ), co-editor of After Marx (), Jefferson: Political Writings (), and.

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