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Fifty Major Political Thinkers introduces the lives and ideas of some of the most influential figures in Western political thought, from ancient Greece to the present day. The entries provide a fascinating introduction to the major figures and schools of thought that have shaped contemporary politics, including:

Simone de Beauvoir
Michel Foucault
Mohandas Gan
Paperback, 253 pages
Published April 19th 2007 by Routledge (first published June 19th 2003)
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Chris Gould
If this book is rewritten by different authors in future, it should include Dyson himself. A wonderful exponent of liberalism and a truly witty intellectual. Read his Gandhi chapter in this book and you'll see exactly why I respect him.
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