Political Ideologies: An Introduction - 5th Edition (2012)


Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan


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An introduction to the political creeds and doctrines that have dominated and shaped world politics, ranging from traditional 19th century ideologies, such as liberalism, socialism and conservatism, to so-called 'new' ideologies such as feminism, ecologism and political Islam.

"One of the best available introductions to the subject anywhere in print", Professor Andrew Gamble, University of Cambridge.

Contents:

  • Introduction: understanding ideology
  • Liberalism
  • Conservatism
  • Socialism
  • Nationalism
  • Anarchism
  • Fascism
  • Feminism
  • Ecologism
  • Religious fundamentalism
  • Multiculturalism
  • Conclusion: a post-ideological age?