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Political Philosophy: From Plato to Mao

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Guiding the reader through the key arguments of the classic figures of Western political philosophy, from Plato through to the modern era, this revised edition includes new essays on Aristotle's "Politics", Confucianism, Islamic social philosophy, and Nazism as well as additional material on "Roman Law", Anarchism and "anti-capitalism".

Cohen moves chronologically throug

Paperback, Second Edition, 352 pages
Published October 27th 2008 by Pluto Press (first published July 20th 2001)
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A easily understood and concise introduction to a variety of political philosophies.
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Martin Cohen is a well-established author specializing in popular books in philosophy, social science and politics.

His latest book is How to Live: Wise (and not-so-wise) Advice from the Philosophers on Everyday Life.

He is best known for his two introductions to philosophy, 101 Philosophy Problems (Routledge 1999, 2001, 2007) and 101 Ethical Dilemmas (Routledge 2002/2007) which despite being origin
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