Theory of Politics: An Inquiry Into the Foundations of Governments, and the Causes and Progress of Political Revolutions
Harper, 1853 - 274 sidor
"The author addresses elements of political power, forms of government and political revolutions, and how governments influence the progress of civilization and human happiness in general. He raises questions on inequality, authority, wealth, democracy, and cites examples from throughout history." (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2008 APA, all rights reserved).
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