Discourses of Politics

The Collected Works of Theodore Parker V4 by Theodore Parker

Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC

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ContributionsFrances Power Cobbe (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages318
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Open LibraryOL10509200M
ISBN 100548035261
ISBN 109780548035269
OCLC/WorldCa176939688

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A critical interrogation of the public and political discourses which shape the management and lived experience of migration. The collection brings together essays from established and rising academics in the field of migration studies to address the relationship between discourse and migration in Europe, the Americas and the Middle East.   Hume's Political Discourses Contents: Introduction -- Of commerce -- Of refinement in the arts -- Of money -- Of interest -- Of the balance of trade -- Of the jealousy of trade -- Of the balance of power -- Of taxes -- Of public credit -- Of some remarkable customs -- Of the populousness of ancient nations -- Of the original contract -- Of.   An American-born author, mathematician, and political commentator, Dr. James Lindsay has written six books spanning a range of subjects including religion, the philosophy of science and postmodern theory. He is the co-founder of New Discourses and currently promoting his new book "How to have impossible conversations". New Discourses Commentary. Identity politics is, in some sense, the basis and goal of Social Justice activism and the Theory behind it, but the term itself is complicated in meaning, This book is unapologetically rooted in identity politics. I am white and am addressing a common white dynamic. I am mainly writing to a white audience; when I.

  Niccolò Machiavelli is known today for two things: the adjective “Machiavellian,” and the book from which that adjective is derived, The Prince, which provides advice for monarchs who accede to power. But Machiavelli wrote more than one book, and his second-most-famous book is this one, Discourses on Livy. In it, he provides advice for the founding, .   This is the summary of Rousseau: 'The Discourses' and Other Early Political Writings (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought) (v. 1) by Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Victor Gourevitch. Category. Body/Politics demonstrates how many of the controversies in modern science involve or invoke the feminine body as their battleground. This groundbreaking collection addresses such scientific issues as artificial fertilization, the "crisis" in childbirth management,and the medical invention of "female" maladies and the debates surrounding them.   This energetic little book started out as a series of talks for French public radio in , and it offers a knowing guide to Machiavelli’s life and work. The tone, in Willard Wood’s.

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He is, of course, famous for his work "The Prince" which is classic bedtime reading for any want-to-be dictator or authoritarian ruler/5.

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) by the Italian writer and political theorist Niccolò Machiavelli, best known as the author of The Discourses were published posthumously with papal privilege in The Politics of the Earth: Environmental Discourses, Third Edition, provides an accessible introduction to environmental politics by examining the ways in which people use language to discuss environmental issues.

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[A] provocative book which ought to be widely-used in course 4/5(5). Discourses by Epictetus is a work that only survived thanks to a student named Arrian, who’s credited with transcribing the lessons he learned in Epictetus’ classroom at the beginning of the second century AD.

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David Howarth is Lecturer in Politics at the University of Essex and is currently Director of the Masters Program in Ideology and Discourse Analysis in the Department of Government.

Aletta J. Norval is Senior Lecturer in Political Theory at the University of Sussex and Director of the Doctoral Program in Ideology and Discourse Analysis.

Yannis Stavrakakis 4/5(1). “Machiavelli’s Politics is an exceedingly ambitious book—comparable in many ways with Zuckert’s magnum opus on Plato. In the case of Machiavelli, the devil is in the details, and this is one of the few scholarly works to carefully and thoroughly tackle Machiavelli’s entire corpus.

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This book looks at the Acts of the Apostles through two lenses that highlight the two topics of masculinity and politics. Acts is rich in relevant material, whether this be in the range of such characters as the Ethiopian eunuch, Cornelius, Peter and Paul, or in situations such as Timothy's circumcision and Paul's encounters with Roman rulers in different cities.

Engaging. The wording was awkward, and phrasing often confusing or difficult to understand. This particular book was the third version of the Discourses I purchased, and I was delighted to find it understandable and enjoyable reading.

You also get the complete works of Epictetus (The Discourses, Enchiridion, and Fragments), a nice bonus.5/5(5).

Analyzing the use of civilization in Russian-language political and media discourses, intellectual and academic production, and artistic practices, this book discusses the rise of civilizational rhetoric in Russia and global politics.

Why does the. In the course of my political science training, I studied at great length the modern idea of realpolitik.

In that study I came to realise that it was somewhat incomplete, without the companionship of 'The Prince', by Niccolo Machiavelli, a Florentine governmental official in the late fifteenth and early sixteenth by:   Few figures in intellectual history have proved as notorious and ambiguous as Niccolò Machiavelli.

But while his treatise The Prince made his name synonymous with autocratic ruthlessness and cynical manipulation, The Discourses (c) shows a radically different outlook on the world of politics.

In this carefully argued commentary on Livy’s history of /5(4). This book engages with politics and political discourse that relate to and qualify immigration in Europe.

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Mansfield and Nathan Tarcov have provided the definitive English translation of this classic work. Faithful to the original Italian text, properly attentive to Machiavelli's idiom and subtlety of thought, it is eminently readable/5(14). Description. The Politics of the Earth: Environmental Discourses, Third Edition, provides an accessible introduction to environmental politics by examining the ways in which people use language to discuss environmental issues.

Leading scholar John S. Dryzek analyzes the various approaches that have dominated the field over the last three decades--approaches that are. Discourses on Minerva is the personal blog of a pilgrim scholar, journalist, and cultural critic.

Here I have more liberty to speak freely on the subjects that matter to us today: Culture, Politics, Religion, and Literature. Visit the About page for more details. In the Discourses on Livy, Machiavelli argued that the common people rather than a Prince were the best defenders of a republic.

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timely and important book. It is written with impeccable clarity and should go a long way to convincing sceptics that the metaphors and symbols embedded in language do have a IprofoundI influence on the way in which the game of environmental politics is. A summary of Book I in Aristotle's Politics.

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