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Title The politics book.

Imprint New York : DK Pub., 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    320.01 POL    Available
Edition 1st American ed.
Description 352 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents Ancient political thought, 800 BCE-30 CE -- Medieval politics, 30 CE-1515 CE -- Rationality and enlightenment, 1515-1770 -- Revolutionary thoughts, 1770-1848 -- The rise of the masses, 1848-1910 -- The clash of ideologies, 1910-1945 -- Postwar politics, 1945-present.
Summary "Exploring more than 100 big ideas on topics as diverse as the rule of law, the extent of liberty, and the justification of warfare, [this book] takes you on a journey through the history of politics, from the influential theories of ancient Greece, Rome, and Asia to modern concepts voiced by today's brightest political thinkers."--Front jacket flap.
Subject Political science.
Political science -- History.
World politics.
Added Author DK Publishing, Inc.
ISBN 1465402144 (hc)
9781465402141 (hc)

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