A&C Black 2008
Hardback 128pp 185x125mm
9780713686159   Product Code: 11935
In this guide to the ideas that have shaped modern government, political correspondent Anne Perkins presents 50 short profiles of thinkers, empire builders, revolutionaries and great leaders who have most influenced global politics, from Plato and Aristotle to Nelson Mandela. She also explains ten schools of political thought, including nationalism, socialism and totalitarianism, which have left their indelible mark on our world.