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Principle of Hope: Volume 1

Paperback, 26/05/1995, £45.00
This text is part of a three-volume critical history of the utopian vision and an exploration of the possible reality of utopia. This first volume lays the foundations of the philosophy of process and introduces the idea of the "not-yet-conscious."

Where We Are: The State of Britain Now

Paperback, 07/03/2019, £14.99

Bit of a Stretch: The Diaries of a Prisoner

Hardback, 06/02/2020, £16.99
A shocking and darkly funny account of the reality of Britain's prisons

Skint Estate: A memoir of poverty, motherhood and survival

Paperback, 12/03/2020, £9.99
'Brilliant, horrifying and really f***ing funny' KATHY BURKE 'Give[s] powerful voice to the often silent story that explains so much of Britain's current fracturing' OBSERVER I'm a scrounger, a liar, a hypocrite, a stain on society with no basic morals - or so they say.

Holocaust and the Nakba: A New Grammar of Trauma and History

Paperback, 13/11/2018, £35.00
In this groundbreaking book, leading Arab and Jewish intellectuals examine how and why the Holocaust and the Nakba are interlinked without blurring fundamental differences between them. It searches for a new historical and political grammar for relating and narrating their complicated intersections.

Can Democracy Work?: A Short History of a Radical Idea, from Ancient Athens to Our World

Paperback, 05/03/2020, £9.99
Is democracy a force for good or something much more dangerous?

Purpose of Politics

Paperback, 02/07/1999, £8.00

1312: Among the Ultras: A journey with the world's most extreme fans

Hardback, 12/03/2020, £20.00
A hugely visible and controversial part of the global game, their credo and aesthetic replicated in almost every league everywhere on earth, a global movement of extreme fandom and politics is also one of the largest youth movements in the world.

Fair Play

Paperback, 10/10/2011, £27.99
Encompassing an extensive range of print and online media, this reader brings together a selection of highly influential writings by Danny Dorling which look at inequality and social justice.

The Reimagined Party: Democracy, Change and the Public

Paperback, 10/06/2020, £17.99
This book offers unprecedented insight into what the public want from parties. Presenting new data on public perceptions and desires, it diagnoses a wish for re-imagined parties, and considers how parties may wish to respond. -- .


Paperback, 17/06/2020, £12.99
A book for anyone anxious, worried - or angry - about the mismatch between how they experience the world with its increasing day to day pressures, and the model used by economics to explain and justify it.

Divided: Why We're Living in an Age of Walls

Paperback, 01/09/2018, £9.99
We feel more divided than ever.; This riveting analysis tells you why.

Green Political Thought 4ed

Paperback, 15/03/2007, £37.99
Describes and assesses the political ideology of 'ecologism', and compares this radical view of remedies for the environmental crisis with the 'environmentalism' of mainstream politics. This book presents an examination of the relationship between ecologism and other political ideologies, the philosophical basis of ecological thinking, and others.

Debating Empire

Paperback, 30/10/2003, £13.99
This text draws together all the debate surrounding Hardt and Negri's "Empire", which has been hailed as a latter day "Communist Manifesto" and as a turning point for the left, with the authors responding to their questions and criticisms.

History of Political Theory 4ed

Paperback, 30/11/2018, £23.95

Interpreting Modern Political Philosophy: From Machiavelli to Marx

Paperback, 10/05/2002, £36.99
The interpretive literature in the history of political thought is now vast, complex and esoteric, posing as much a barrier to the understanding of the undergraduate student as it offers assistance.

History of Political Thought: From the Middle Ages to the Renaissance

Paperback, 23/04/2000, £31.25
Focuses on medieval and Renaissance thinkers and includes a discussion of the practices that underpinned medieval political theories and which continued to play crucial roles in the eventual development of early-modern political institutions and debates.

History of Political Thought: From Ancient Greece to Early Christianity

Paperback, 22/04/2000, £34.25
Janet Colemana s two volume history of European political theorising, from the ancient Greeks to the Renaissance is the introduction which many have been waiting for.

Modern Political Ideologies 3ed

Paperback, 31/03/2009, £34.25
"A marvellous achievement. It traces a wide constellation of overlapping ideas, theories, arguments and thinkers, producing a comprehensive map of modern ideologies, but with the concerns of political theory at its core. It will serve as a central text for undergraduate courses and a distinctive point of reference for political theorists.

Political Ideologies: A Reader and Guide

Paperback, 01/02/2005, £34.99
This volume contains a large and diverse collection of the political writings and texts that have been central to the major ideological traditions in Western political life. These passages are interspersed with editorial commentaries that offer a general historical introduction to each thinker and the particular text, and highlight key thematic features of the passages.

Political Ideology Today 2ed

Paperback, 10/11/2001, £10.99
Examines the tenets of liberalism, socialism, conservatism, Marxism, anarchism, and fascism. -- .

Political Thinkers 3ed

Paperback, 18/05/2017, £34.99
The most comprehensive introduction to the greatest political thinkers written by a team of international experts.

History of Modern Political Thought 2ed

Paperback, 23/10/2006, £26.99

The Irrational Ape: Why We Fall for Disinformation, Conspiracy Theory and Propaganda

Paperback, 29/10/2020, £9.99
How critical thinking and scientific method can help us to make the right decisions and spot fake news.

Cassius X: A Legend in the Making

Hardback, 03/09/2020, £17.99

This Land: The Story of a Movement

Hardback, 24/09/2020, £20.00

AZADI: Freedom. Fascism. Fiction.

Paperback, 03/09/2020, £6.00

We Do Lockdown

Hardback, 05/11/2020, £8.99

This Land: The Struggle for the Left

Paperback, 18/03/2021, £9.99

Political Theory: Methods and Approaches

Paperback, 31/07/2008, £26.99
Lively introduction to the many interesting ways to do political theory in the 21st century.

Leadership Capital Index: A New Perspective on Political Leadership

Hardback, 01/06/2017, £70.00
This volume provides a conceptual framework to measure and evaluate the fluctuating nature of the 'leadership capital' of political leaders.

Philosophy and Real Politics

Hardback, 28/07/2008, £25.00
Many contemporary political thinkers are gripped by the belief that their task is to develop an ideal theory of rights or justice for guiding and judging political actions. This book argues that philosophers should first try to understand why real political actors behave as they actually do.

Culture of Fear: Why Americans are Afraid of the Wrong Things 10ed

Paperback, 05/07/2008, £14.99
Revised for the first time in ten years, an update of the classic book, with new material on the administration of George W. Bush and the use of fear in the war on terror.

Don't Panic!: ISIS, Terror and the Making of the New Middle East

Paperback, 16/11/2015, £12.99
The entity known (in one of many variants) as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has come to feature regularly in the news, and in our imaginations.

Innocence and Experience

Paperback, 07/10/1991, £30.95
Humans have lived by very different conceptions of the good life. Hampshire argues that no individual and no modern society can avoid conflicts between incompatible moral interests. Combining intellectual rigor with imaginative power, he illuminates the tensions between justice and other sources of value in society and the life of the individual.

1948 and 1968: Dramatic Milestones in Czech and Slovak History

Paperback, 27/02/2013, £44.99
This volume has been published to coincide with the anniversaries of two significant milestones in Czech and Slovak history - the imposition of communist rule in 1948 and the doomed experiment to reform socialism which has come to be known as the Prague Spring of 1968.


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