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Plato to NATO.

Plato to NATO.

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Published by B.B.C. in London .
Written in English


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Plato to nato pdf From Plato to NATO, the history of command in war consists of an. Http:sqdrpdf 15 December Hereafter cited as radio series, later published as From Plato to NATO: Studies on Political Thought , by the late British journalist and BBC announcer Brian , David Gress, From Plato. An in-depth intellectual history of the Western idea and a passionate defense of its importance to America's future, From Plato to NATO is the first book to make sense of the legacy of the West at a time when it is facing its greatest challenges. Readers of Francis Fukuyama, John Gray, Samuel Huntington, and other analysts of the dilemmas of Western nations in the twenty-first century will Brand: Free Press.

  journal of world history, fall From Plato to NATO: The Idea of the West and Its Opponents. By david gress. New York: Free Press, Pp. xiv + $ (cloth). One of the most impressive contributions to the recent debates on multiculturalism and the core curriculum in higher education is David Gress's From Plato to NATO. The book's humorous title is a reference to the . Political Thought-from Plato to NATO. Publisher:Ebury Publishing. Book Binding:Paperback. All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard. We all like the idea of saving a bit of cash, so when we found out how many good quality used products are out there - .

An in-depth intellectual history of the Western idea and a passionate defense of its importance to America's future, From Plato to NATO is the first book to make sense of the legacy of the West at a time when it is facing its greatest challenges. Readers of Francis Fukuyama, John Gray, Samuel Huntington, and other analysts of the dilemmas of. The ironic title of the book (see page 1) may refer to a BBC radio series, later published as From Plato to NATO: Studies on Political Thought (), by .


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eBook. LIST PRICE $ PRICE MAY VARY BY RETAILER. Buy from Us; Get a FREE e-book by joining our mailing list today!Released on: In that account, liberty existed from Plato to NATO as an ideal that was only ever partially realized and that had always to be asserted against an unruly reality.

The key historical insight underlying this book is that liberty, and Western identity in general, are not primarily to be understood in the abstract, but as a set of practices and.

Buy this book Conventional historians, asserts Gress in this original, sweeping study, see Western civilization as a progressive, linear sequence ""from Plato to NATO,"" meaning that our modern. From Plato to NATO. By Brian Redhead Review by Cara (Politics) As someone who had never studied Politics at school, I was definitely initially suspicious of a book about political theory, especially one that had the phrase “Studies in Political Thought” in the title.

An in-depth intellectual history of the Western idea and a passionate defense of its importance to America's future, "From Plato to NATO" is the first book to make sense of the legacy of the West at a time when it is facing its greatest challenges/5(8).

"This book was originally published to accompany a BBC Radio series 'Plato to NATO', first broadcast on Radio 4 in May " Other Titles Political thought from Plato to : "This book was originally published to accompany a BBC Radio series 'Plato to NATO' first broadcast on Radio 4 in May "--Title page verso.

An in-depth intellectual history of the Western idea and a passionate defense of its importance to America's future, From Plato to NATO is the first book to make sense of the legacy of the West at a time when it is facing its greatest challenges. Readers of Francis Fukuyama, John Gray, Samuel Huntington, and other analysts of the dilemmas of Western nations in the twenty-first century Author: David Gress.

An in-depth intellectual history of the Western idea and a passionate defense of its importance to America's future, "From Plato to NATO" is the first book to make sense of the legacy of the West 5/5(1).

Genre/Form: History: Document Type: Book: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published to accompany the BBC Radio series 'Plato. 图书From Plato to NATO 介绍、书评、论坛及推荐.

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From Plato To NATO: The Idea of the West and Its Opponents (David Gress) written by Charles This is a ferociously erudite book. At the same time, however, From Plato to NATO is a sprawling and rather convoluted book. Gress devotes far too much space to rehearsing academic debates and counterpunching against other historians, and thus fails to tell his story as directly and concretely as one would wish.

Gress talked about his book, From Plato to NATO, which examine the rise of “the West” as a cultural and political organism.

After his remarks he answered questions from the audience. A review of On Politics: A History of Political Thought: From Herodotus to the Present, by Alan Ryan.

Very few political ideas die so thoroughly that they are beyond hope of resurrection," writes the English-born Princeton political theorist Alan Ryan towards the end of his millennia-spanning two-volume survey, On is just another way of saying that many of the political rules we.From Plato to NATO: The Idea of the West and Its Opponents David Gress An in-depth intellectual history of the Western idea and a passionate defense of its importance to America's future, From Plato to NATO is the first book to make sense of the legacy of the .Political Thought from Plato to NATO by Brian Redhead (Editor) Be the first to review this item This book should be of interest to undergraduate courses in political science.