Theories of the State: The Politics of Liberal Democracy

Author Patrick Dunleavy & Brendan O'Leary
Condition Very Good
Cover Type Softback

A major introductory textbook for students of politics, sociology and public administration on theories of the state and of politics. The five core chapters each introduce a major school of thought providing a substantial analysis of the methodology and philosophy, as well as the main objections and criticisms to which each has given rise. The theories and examples are drawn from a wide range of industrial societies.