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An Introduction to Political Philosophy (4th edn)  

Jonathan WolffAlfred Landecker Professor of Values and Public Policy, Blavatnik School of Government, University of OxfordClose
Published in Print:22 December 2022 Published Online:January 2023
Publisher:Oxford University Press


An Introduction to Political Philosophy provides an introduction to the subject, combining clarity and a conversational style with a thought-provoking account of the central questions of the discipline. It explores the subject through a series of enduring and timeless questions, crossing centuries and millennia to consider the most influential answers and demonstrate the relevance of political philosophy for an understanding of contemporary issues. This new edition has been updated to include on-going developments in multiculturalism and global justice, as well as in human rights and deliberative democracy.

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