1300 36 33 32

These two ambitious volumes from one of the world's most celebrated political philosophers present a new kind of political and legal theory that James Tully calls a public philosophy, and a complementary new way of thinking about active citizenship, called civic freedom. Professor Tully takes the reader step-by-step through the principal debates in political theory and the major types of political struggle today. These volumes represent a genuine landmark in political theory from the author of Strange Multiplicity, one of the most influential and distinctive commentaries on politics and the contemporary world published in recent years. This first volume of Public Philosophy in a New Key consists of a presentation and defence of a contextual approach to public philosophy and civic freedom, and then goes on to study specific struggles over recognition and distribution within states.

Buy Public Philosophy in a New Key: Volume 1, Democracy and Civic Freedom book by James Tully from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780521449618
ISBN-10: 0521449618
Format: Hardback
(228mm x 152mm x 21mm)
Pages: 386
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 18-Dec-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Public Philosophy in a New Key: Volume 1, Democracy and Civic Freedom book by James Tully and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write Review


Author Biography - James Tully

James Tully is Distinguished Professor of Political Science at the University of Victoria, Canada. He is one of the most distinguished political philosophers in the world.

Books By Author James Tully

On Global Citizenship by James Tully

On Global Citizenship

Paperback / softback, June 2014
$35.99