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              Books in the Ideas in Context series

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              Philosophy in History: Essays in the Historiography of Philosophy
               

              Philosophy in History: Essays in the Historiography of Philosophy (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Rorty, Richard; Schneewind, Jerome B.; Series edited by Skinner, Quentin; Daston, Lorraine

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              A volume of essays on the current debate about the relationship between philosophy and its history.

              ISBN 9780521273305
              Released NZ 7 Jan 1985
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Victorian Visions of Global Order: Empire and International Relations in Nineteenth-Century Political Thought
               

              Victorian Visions of Global Order: Empire and International Relations in Nineteenth-Century Political Thought (Hardback)

              Edited by Bell, Duncan

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              An insight into the climate of political thought surrounding the most powerful empire in history.

              ISBN 9780521882927
              Released NZ 15 Nov 2007
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
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              The American Language of Rights
               

              The American Language of Rights (Hardback)

              By Primus, Richard A.; Series edited by Skinner, Quentin; Daston, Lorraine; Ross, Dorothy; Tully, James

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              A study of the importance of the language of rights during three crucial periods in American history.

              ISBN 9780521652506
              Released NZ 27 Sep 1999
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
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              Public Philosophy in a New Key: Volume 2, Imperialism and Civic Freedom
               

              Public Philosophy in a New Key: Volume 2, Imperialism and Civic Freedom (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Tully, James

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              Two ambitious volumes from one of the world's leading political philosophers presenting a new kind of political and legal theory.

              ISBN 9780521728805
              Released NZ 18 Dec 2008
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
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              The Ideological Origins of the British Empire
               

              The Ideological Origins of the British Empire (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Armitage, David

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              Comprehensive history of British conceptions of empire from the 1540s to the 1740s. Winner of the History Today Book of the Year prize for 2000.

              ISBN 9780521789783
              Released NZ 15 Nov 2000
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
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              Utilitarianism and the New Liberalism
               

              Utilitarianism and the New Liberalism (Hardback)

              By Weinstein, D.

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              Weinstein argues that nineteenth-century English New Liberalism was considerably more indebted to classical English utilitarianism than the received view holds.

              ISBN 9780521875288
              Released NZ 6 Dec 2007
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
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              Religion, Enlightenment and Empire: British Interpretations of Hinduism in the Eighteenth Century
               

              Religion, Enlightenment and Empire: British Interpretations of Hinduism in the Eighteenth Century (Hardback, New edition)

              By Patterson, Jessica

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              In the second half of the eighteenth century, several British East India Company servants published accounts of what they deemed to be the original and ancient religion of India. Jessica Patterson's original study situates these Company works on the 'Hindu religion' in the contex...ts of enlightenment and empire.
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              ISBN 9781316510636
              Released NZ 31 Jan 2022
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
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              Montaigne and the Life of Freedom

              Montaigne and the Life of Freedom (Hardback)

              By Green, Felicity

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              A new interpretation of the Essais, situating Montaigne's project of self-study in the context of a broader commitment to liberty.

              ISBN 9781107024397
              Released NZ 29 Jun 2012
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
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              Political Discourse in Early Modern Britain
               

              Political Discourse in Early Modern Britain (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Phillipson, Nicholas; Skinner, Quentin

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              Inspired by the work of intellectual historian J. G. A. Pocock, this 1993 collection explores the political ideologies of early modern Britain.

              ISBN 9780521201933
              Released NZ 27 Oct 2011
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
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              The Young Derrida and French Philosophy, 1945-1968
               

              The Young Derrida and French Philosophy, 1945-1968 (Hardback)

              By Baring, Edward

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              Edward Baring sheds fresh light on Jacques Derrida, one of the most influential yet controversial intellectuals of the twentieth century.

              ISBN 9781107009677
              Released NZ 13 Oct 2011
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
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