An Introduction to Modern Social and Political Thought

  • Authors
  • Andrew¬†Gamble

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Andrew Gamble
    Pages 1-21
  3. Andrew Gamble
    Pages 22-65
  4. Andrew Gamble
    Pages 66-99
  5. Andrew Gamble
    Pages 100-129
  6. Andrew Gamble
    Pages 218-231
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 232-264

About this book


This book is a concise guide to the main doctrines and trends in Western social and political thought since the French Revolution. Clearly and simply written, the book includes brief biographical details of major individual thinkers as well as an annotated bibliography which gives guidance to further reading.


Aristotle capitalism communism democracy Friedrich Engels John Locke Karl Marx liberty political theory Political Thought politics Rousseau socialism Thomas Hobbes utopia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Macmillan Publishers Limited 1981
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • Print ISBN 978-0-333-27029-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-16615-2
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