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Rethinking Modern Political Theory: Essays 1979 1983

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Why is modern political theory philosophically so feeble and politically so unconvincing? This volume of essays discusses the historical sources of these weaknesses and suggests how they might begin to be remedied. The essays treat in relation to one another the history of modern philosophy and the practical relations between states, societies and economies in the modern w ...more
Hardcover, 248 pages
Published June 6th 1985 by Cambridge University Press
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John Mountfort Dunn is emeritus Professor of Political Theory at King's College, Cambridge, and Visiting Professor in the Graduate School of Social Sciences and Humanities at Chiba University, Japan.

Dunn's work focuses on applying a historical perspective to modern political theory. His early reputation was based
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