By M. I. Finley
En este libro, traducido a doce idiomas y convertido rápidamente en un clásico, el profesor Moses Finley, reconocido mundialmente como uno de los grandes renovadores de l. a. historia antigua, estudia las formas de gobierno de las ciudades-estado de Grecia y de l. a. Roma republicana, sociedades ambas que, con diferentes instituciones y distinta historia, tenían sin embargo en común una base económica agraria, un sistema social jerarquizado y l. a. admisión de las clases inferiores en el marco institucional. El profesor Finley hace aquí un análisis magistral de l. a. lucha por el poder en el seno de esas sociedades, del papel desempeñado en esa lucha por guerras y conquistas, del sutil juego de las ideologías, de los angeles frágil estabilidad de las alianzas: en una palabra, de l. a. «invención» de l. a. política.
Read or Download El nacimiento de la política PDF
Best political history books
In pursuit of a extra subtle and inclusive American background, the participants to past the Founders suggest new instructions for the research of the political heritage of the republic prior to 1830. In methods formal and casual, symbolic and tactile, this political international encompassed blacks, ladies, marketers, and local americans, in addition to the Adamses, Jeffersons, and Jacksons, all suffering of their personal how one can form the recent state and exhibit their principles of yankee democracy.
Fichte's concept marks an important transitional degree among Kant and post-Kantian philosophy. Foundations of common correct, inspiration via many to be Fichte's most vital paintings of political philosophy, applies his principles to basic matters in political and felony philosophy, overlaying such issues as civic freedom, correct, inner most estate, contracts, family members kin, and the principles of recent political association.
This designated assortment provides texts in diplomacy that variety from historical Greece to the 1st international warfare. it's the greatest anthology at present to be had and comprises extracts from works via fifty thinkers, together with Thucydides, Augustine, Aquinas, Machiavelli, and John Stuart Mill. The texts are prepared into extensively chronological sections, every one headed by means of an advent putting the paintings in its old and philosophical context.
The best probability to Western team spirit within the Nineteen Sixties got here now not from a communist enemy yet from an best friend: France. De Gaulle challenged the dominance of the U.S. by way of bringing crises to the EEC and NATO and looking détente with the Soviet bloc. As this ebook exhibits, the USA and Britain cooperated effectively to make sure that his plans didn't prosper.
- Divided kingdom : Ireland, 1630-1800
- The Tobacco-Plantation South in the Early American Atlantic World
- Petronius the Artist: Essays on the Satyricon and its Author
- Aftershocks: Politics and Trauma in Britain, 1918–1931
- Atlas of World History (Concise Edition)
- Honor: A Phenomenology
Extra resources for El nacimiento de la política
Despite the flaws in both these formulations, the accounts of Jameson and Shklar nevertheless show us a route to explore America Exceptionalism. For both writers illustrate a pattern common to all Contemporary Critiques 41 American texts. That is, they both involve a strategy that acknowledges and secludes America in terms of newness. The Shklar/Jameson strategy is to attempt to capture America as sign—late capital/democracy—and attach newness to the sign rather than to America itself.
He also grasped the nature of the institutional limitations on leadership advanced by Madison. But Lincoln radically transformed all these visions of political science. While he claimed “all power to Jefferson” and paid extravagant obeisance to the founders, Henry Clay was Lincoln’s exemplar. Yet his vision was quite different from the Whig program for an American system of roads, canals, and tariffs because Lincoln gave the national idea a religious reconceptualization. America as a nation was engaged in a unique experiment not only in substance (it was a nation dedicated to the proposition that all men were created equal) but in plan (it was a nation dedicated to the proposition that all men were created equal).
William Peden (New York: Norton, 1972), 139. 45 Federalist Papers, 101. , Morton J. Frisch (Washington, DC: American Enterprise Institute, 1985), 290–91. 47 Shklar, “Redeeming American Political Theory,” 9. ” See Daniel Walker Howe, The Political Culture of the American Whigs (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1979) who discusses the Whig agenda in redemptive terms and emphasizes the “modernist” aspects of their project. 49 Shklar, “Redeeming American Political Theory,” 10. 50 Daniel Webster, “Speeches in the Senate of the United States on the Resolution of Mr.