Ideologie: Eine Einführung by Terry Eagleton

By Terry Eagleton

Ist das "Ende der Ideologie" nahe? Das Werk bringt Klarheit in die Vielzahl der Ideologiedefinitionen von der Aufklärung bis zur Postmoderne, bei Marx, Engels, Lukács, Gramsci, Adorno, Althusser und anderen. Witzig, geistreich, außerordentlich informativ und mit spitzer Feder geschrieben.

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The Study of Religion Under the Impact of Fascism (Numen by Horst Junginger

By Horst Junginger

The examine of faith lower than the spell of fascism has no longer got due consciousness. One explanation for the visible loss of curiosity was once the political involvement of many historians of religions. between those that had reliable cause to depart the period of fascism untouched, we discover trendy figures within the box. one other situation to analyzing the earlier impartially has been the relationship with spiritual and different worldviews which render ancient money owed within the learn of faith an tricky subject. The articles during this quantity supply facts of the good complexity of the issues concerned. Laying the basis in lots of circumstances, they shed new mild on a dismal and poorly-lit period of the educational learn of faith in Europe.

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The Movers and the Shirkers: Representatives and Ideologues by Eric M. Uslaner

By Eric M. Uslaner

What's the nature of illustration? Why do a little legislators appear to pursue their very own coverage time table and others merely vote for the desires of a majority of their district? Eric M. Uslaner sheds new gentle in this vital debate, demonstrating that present notions of illustration are too slender and that contributors of Congress do either pursue a coverage schedule and symbolize their constituents's interests.Uslaner argues that the majority representatives do not need to select from following their beliefs or constituency personal tastes, simply because citizens frequently pick public officers who're in song with their ideals. and as the constituency is a posh association of sub-groups--some of that are extra serious to reaching re-election than others--the legis-lator is ready to shape alliances with those that aid the legislator's coverage personal tastes. The perspectives of those teams in the constituence turn into the perspectives to which the legislator can pay so much consciousness. briefly, the writer argues, politics are either neighborhood and ideological.Uslaner explores the intersection of a legislator ideology and the personal tastes of varied constituencies. In taking a look at how they have interaction and the way illustration impacts reelection, the publication sheds new mild at the position of ideology in American politics.This booklet may be of curiosity to these all for illustration in all legislative our bodies, together with political scientists and historians.Eric M. Uslaner is Professor of presidency, collage of Maryland. he's the writer of The Decline of Comity in Congress.

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Rebel Alliances: The Means and Ends of Contemporary British by Benjamin Franks

By Benjamin Franks

Focusing on the class-struggle culture inside anarchism, as represented via present nationwide federations in Britain, Benjamin Franks identifies the most ideas that distinguish those activities from competing Leninist, liberal, and social democratic groupings. From those key features, Franks then constructs an “ideal sort” of anarchism—a targeted anarchist ethic—against which he assesses the speculation and perform of latest political teams. With this lens, the total anarchist circulate is judged, making comparisons among differing faculties of idea and parallel theoretical frameworks corresponding to Autonomist Marxism and the Situationist overseas.

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The Washington Connection and Third World Fascism: The by Noam Chomsky

By Noam Chomsky

A impressive, shattering, and convincing account of United States-backed suppression of political and human rights in Latin the US, Asia, and Africa and the function of the media in misreporting those policies

The Washington Connection and 3rd global Fascism relentlessly dissects the respectable perspectives of multinational students and their journals. The "best and brightest" pundits of the established order emerge from this ebook completely denuded in their credibility.

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War And Revolution: The Hungarian Anarchist Movement In by Martyn Everett

By Martyn Everett

The Budapest Commune of 1919 has been overlooked by way of the historians of anarchism, but it presents a major and interesting case examine of the anarchist stream at an important old second. We can see how and why anarchist fortunes declined after the top of the 1st global conflict, as anarchist businesses fused with Marxist events, or have been overwhelmed by way of proto-fascism.

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