* A lively discussion of politics and political theory by one of the world's most distinguished political theorists and philosophers. * Provides an excellent introduction to the work of Bobbio for the newcomer. * Explains the idea of the Republic and some of the major political and ethical themes of the day.
Norberto Bobbio is Emeritus Professor of Legal and Political Philosophy at the University of Turin. Maurizio Viroli is Professor of Politics at Princeton University.