Political philosophy

DOI: 10.4324/9780415249126-S099-1
Version: v1,  Published online: 1998
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References and further reading

  • Goodin, R. and Pettit, P. (1993) A Companion to Contemporary Political Philosophy, Oxford: Blackwell.

    (A comprehensive guide to current thinking in political philosophy, this book focuses especially on normative issues.)

  • Hampsher-Monk, I.W. (1992) A History of Modern Political Thought, Major Political Thinkers from Hobbes to Marx, Oxford: Blackwell.

    (Contextualized studies of the political theories of Hobbes, Locke, Hume, Rousseau, The Federalist, Burke, Bentham, Mill, Hegel and Marx.)

  • Kymlicka, W. (1990) Contemporary Political Philosophy, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

    (Each chapter covers a major school of contemporary political thought.)

  • Wolff, J. (1996) An Introduction to Political Philosophy, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

    (An accessible general introduction which discusses the arguments of both historical and contemporary political philosophers.)

Citing this article:
Miller, David. Bibliography. Political philosophy, 1998, doi:10.4324/9780415249126-S099-1. Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy, Taylor and Francis,
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