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Stephen D. Tansey




Politics & Government


The Basics S.

Subject 2:

Politics: General & Reference



Publication Year:






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This fully revised and updated edition of Tansey's successful overview of the world of politics introduces the study of politics, the variety of political systems, the main movements and issues which dominate at the start of the 21st century.

Key Features
Author(s)Stephen D. Tansey
PublisherTaylor & Francis Ltd
Date of Publication23/09/1999
GenrePolitics: General & Reference
Series TitleThe Basics S.

Publication Data
Place of PublicationLondon
Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
Out-of-print date06/01/2005
Content Notereferences, index

Weight318 g
Width129 mm
Height198 mm
Spine22 mm

Editorial Details
Edition Statement2nd Revised edition

Table Of ContentsPreface: Who is the Book For and What is it About;How this Book is Organised: How to Use this Book; Acknowledgements; 1.Introduction Politics in Everyday Life; What is Politics ?: Approaches to the Study of Politics: Traditional Scholarship: Social Science and Politics: Schools of Political Science: Theories, Models, Paradigms: Radical Criticism: 2.Systems: State and Societies: Politics Without the State: Tribal Societies: Feudalism: States Without Nations: Kingdoms: States Without Nations: Empires: Nations and States: The Nation State and Sovereignty: Politics Between States: Politiccs Beyond the State: International Institutions: Multinational Enterprises and Globalization: Politics as a Universal Activity: 3.Concepts: Human Nature and Politics: Is the State Necessary?: Why Should I Obey the State?: The Nature of Authority: What is Justice ?: Individualism versus Collectivism: Rights: Natural, Human, Legal: Equality and Needs: Positive and Negative Freedom: Analysisng Political Concepts: 4.Ideologies: Ideology: Right Versus Left: The Old Right: Monarchism: The Radical Right: Nazism and Fascism: Marxism: Leninism and Stalinism: Other Marxisms: Radicalisms: Radical Theism - Catholic, Protestant and Islamic: Ecology as Political Radicalism: Feminism as Political Radicalsim: Liberalism: Conservatism: Thatchersim as Political Radicalism: Christian Democracy: Socialism and Social Democracy: Communitarianism: 5.Processes: Political Identity: Political Socialization and Political Culture: Localism, Nationalism and Ethnicity: Racial and Ethnic Conflict: Dominance, Assimilation and Social Pluralism: Elites, Classes and Political Pluralism: Political Change: Coups D'Etat and Revolutions: Endogenous and Exogenous Political Change: Class Conflict in the Twenty-first Century: Post Industrial Politics?: Technology and Survival: North Versus South ?: Conclusion: 6.States: Types of State: Democracy, The Welfare State and the Market: Forms of Representative Democracy: Military Autocracy: Civil Autocracy: Totalitarian Governments: Nazi Government: Soviet Government: Islamic Government - Breaking the Mould?: Levels of Government: European Political Institutions: Local Government: Conclusion: 7,Democracy: How Can Government be Democratic?: Participation and Direct Democracty: Choosing Rulers: Electoral Systems: The Executive: The Legislature: The Judiciary: Constitutions and Constitutionalism: Rights and Constitutions: Pluralist Policy-Making: Corporatism: Centralization: Political Communication: Political Parties: Interest Groups: The Mass Media: Democracy and Communication: 8.Policies: Public Policy Problems and Solutions: The Choice of Social Decision Making Mechanisms: The Case for the Market: Problems of Market Decision Making: Voluntary Organisation: Rational Policy Making: Bureaucracy: Problems with 'Rational' Policy Making: Incremental Decision Making: The Policy Process: Implementing Public Policy: M

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Politics: The Basics

Product Category : Books
ISBN : 0415191998
Title : Politics: The Basics
EAN : 9780415191999
Authors : Stephen D. Tansey
Binding : Paperback
Publisher : Routledge
Publication Date : 1999-09-23
Pages : 272
Signed : False
First Edition : False
Dust Jacket : False
List Price (MSRP) : 12.99
Height : 0.8800 inches
Width : 5.1000 inches
Length : 7.8000 inches
Weight : 0.7000 pounds
Keywords : Government & Politics, Politics, Search Inside!, English, Age (feature_two_browse-bin), Paperback, Condition (condition-type)
Condition : Good

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