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Political ideas for A Level: Liberalism, Conservatism, Socialism, Feminism, Anarchism

Political ideas for A Level: Liberalism, Conservatism, Socialism, Feminism, Anarchism

  • Author: Neil McNaughton,Richard Kelly
  • Publisher: Philip Allan
  • ISBN: 1471889483
  • Category: Study Aids
  • Page: 168
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Exam Board: Non-specific Level: A-level Subject: Politics First Teaching: September 2017 First Exam: June 2018 Build your students' knowledge of the ideas, tensions and key thinkers within the core ideologies of conservatism, liberalism and socialism, plus the additional ideologies of feminism and anarchism. Students will understand the core ideas and principles behind the political ideologies, and how they apply in practice to human nature, the state, society and the economy. - Comprehensive coverage of the ideologies of Liberalism, Conservatism, Socialism, Feminism and Anarchism - Definitions of key terms and concepts to help clarify knowledge and understanding of political language - Exam focus sections at the end of each chapter to test and develop understanding of key topics, offering practice for short and essay questions.

Political Ideologies

Political Ideologies

An Introduction

  • Author: Andrew Heywood
  • Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
  • ISBN: 1137606045
  • Category: Political Science
  • Page: 400
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A clear and accessible introduction to the political creeds and doctrines that have dominated and shaped politics around the world. The sixth edition has been thoroughly updated throughout and now has a new chapter on the rise of religious politics and Islamism and an improved page design to aid student learning.

Essentials of Political Ideas

Essentials of Political Ideas

  • Author: Andrew Heywood
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 1137611685
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  • Page: N.A
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This new textbook from best-selling politics author Andrew Heywood investigates the ideas that have dominated political thinking across the globe, and examines the different ways in which they have been interpreted and reinterpreted. Written in an accessible and engaging style, it covers the key ideological traditions, offering an exposition of their history and development, their core themes and internal divisions and their impact on contemporary political behaviour, movements, parties and governments. This new introduction is written specifically for the new A Level syllabus in Political Ideas and covers all the issues and topics in the Edexcel and AQA specifications. It includes a range of useful features to help students develop and apply their understanding of ideas, ideologies and thinkers.

Aiming for an A in A-level Politics

Aiming for an A in A-level Politics

  • Author: Sarra Jenkins
  • Publisher: Hodder Education
  • ISBN: 1510423923
  • Category: Political Science
  • Page: 96
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Exam Board: AQA, Edexcel, WJEC/Eduqas Level: A-level Subject: Politics First teaching: September 2017 First exams: Summer 2019 Master the skills you need to set yourself apart and hit the highest grades; this year-round course companion develops the higher-order thinking skills that top-achieving students possess, providing step-by-step guidance, examples and tips for getting an A grade. Written by experienced author and teacher Sarra Jenkins, Aiming for an A in A-level Politics: Helps you develop the 'A grade skills' of analysis, evaluation, creation and application Takes you step by step through specific skills you need to master in A-level Politics, so you can apply these skills and approach each exam question as an A/A* candidate Clearly shows how to move up the grades with sample responses annotated to highlight the key features of A/A* answers Helps you practise to achieve the levels expected of top-performing students, using in-class or homework activities and further reading tasks that stretch towards university-level study Perfects exam technique through practical tips and examples of common pitfalls to avoid Cultivates effective revision habits for success, with tips and strategies for producing and using revision resources Supports the major exam boards, outlining the Assessment Objectives for reaching the higher levels under the AQA, Edexcel and WJEC/Eduqas specifications.

UK Government and Politics for AS/A-level (Fifth Edition)

UK Government and Politics for AS/A-level (Fifth Edition)

  • Author: Philip Lynch,Paul Fairclough,Toby Cooper
  • Publisher: Philip Allan
  • ISBN: 1471889254
  • Category: Study Aids
  • Page: 352
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Download a pre-election eInspection copy today, to start your lesson planning for September 2017. Inspire political thinking with our bestselling politics textbook, fully updated the new 2017 specifications. Help students get their best grade with political commentary and analysis; the final edition of the book will include coverage of the June 2017 general election results. Covering key topics for all exam boards, this textbook puts politics in context with topical analysis of politics today and how UK governmental and political history shaped current events and thinking. - Extend knowledge and improve key skills with comprehensive coverage and analysis of relevant political developments, including possible consequences of Brexit, such as its effect on Scottish independence - Understand how different topics within the A-level link together with the new Synoptic Links feature - Develop key analysis and evaluation skills with activities and case studies throughout the textbook - look out for Debate, Case Study and Activity boxes - Clarify knowledge and understanding of political language with summaries and explanations of key terms - Test and develop understanding of key topics with exam focus sections tailored to the new Politics specifications

Global Politics for A-level

Global Politics for A-level

  • Author: Robert Murphy,John Jefferies,Josie Gadsby
  • Publisher: Philip Allan
  • ISBN: 1471889432
  • Category: Study Aids
  • Page: 384
  • View: 8737
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Expand your students' political thinking and put global politics into context with this brand new textbook; created for the 2017 politics specifications. Combining up-to date commentary and analysis with case studies and features, this textbook will help develop an understanding of politics from the local to the international, revealing how political issues affect us all. - Comprehensive coverage of the latest developments in global politics - Analysis of the perspectives of liberalism and realism - Definitions of key terms and concepts to help clarify knowledge and understanding of political language - Exam focus sections at the end of each chapter to test and develop understanding of key topics, offering practice for short and essay questions

US Government and Politics for A-level Fifth Edition

US Government and Politics for A-level Fifth Edition

  • Author: Anthony J Bennett
  • Publisher: Philip Allan
  • ISBN: 1471889386
  • Category: Study Aids
  • Page: 450
  • View: 2235
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Let trusted author Anthony Bennett build your students political knowledge and understanding with our bestselling textbook, fully updated for the new specifications. Combining informed discussion with the latest facts and figures, this textbook provides accessible coverage of key topics for all exam boards. - Comprehensive coverage of the latest developments in US politics including the 2016 elections - Analysis and evaluation of the similarities and differences to UK politics - Definitions of key terms and concepts to help clarify knowledge and understanding of political language - Exam focus sections at the end of each chapter to test and develop understanding of key topics, offering practice for short and essay questions

A2 Government and Politics: Ideologies and Ideologies in Action

A2 Government and Politics: Ideologies and Ideologies in Action

  • Author: Duncan Hall
  • Publisher: Lulu.com
  • ISBN: 1447733991
  • Category:
  • Page: N.A
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US Government & Politics Annual Update 2018

US Government & Politics Annual Update 2018

  • Author: Anthony J Bennett
  • Publisher: Philip Allan
  • ISBN: 1510416242
  • Category: Political Science
  • Page: 72
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Topical reading essential for exam success. - Review all the key developments in US politics from the last year, with expert analysis you can draw on both throughout your course and in the exams - Go beyond your textbooks to build a bank of up-to-date examples and data, helping you develop knowledgeable and persuasive arguments - Know how to hit the highest grades with guidance from experienced teacher and author, Anthony J. Bennett Contents Chapter 1: The Trump cabinet Chapter 2: To what extent can a President reshape the Supreme Court? Chapter 3: The Supreme Court: the 2016/2017 term Chapter 4: The Gorsuch nomination to the Supreme Court Chapter 5: More from the 2016 elections Chapter 6: The 2018 midterm congressional elections Chapter 7: Where's the Democratic Party going? Chapter 8: Presidential pardons Chapter 9: An assessment of Trump's first year

Edexcel UK Government and Politics for AS/A Level Fifth Edition

Edexcel UK Government and Politics for AS/A Level Fifth Edition

  • Author: Neil McNaughton
  • Publisher: Philip Allan
  • ISBN: 1471889335
  • Category: Study Aids
  • Page: 352
  • View: 5987
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Trusted author Neil McNaughton brings you his bestselling politics textbook, fully updated and endorsed for the 2017 Edexcel specification. Topical coverage includes the June 2017 election results and analysis of Brexit politics. Detailed coverage of relevant political developments will build students' knowledge and help them develop a critical understanding of UK government and politics today. - Learn how UK governmental and political history has shaped current events and thinking - Understand the connections between different A-level topics with the new Synoptic Links feature - Clarify understanding of political language with summaries and explanations of key terms - Develop key analysis and evaluation skills with practice questions tailored to the new A-level

My Revision Notes: Edexcel A2 Political Ideologies ePub

My Revision Notes: Edexcel A2 Political Ideologies ePub

  • Author: Moyra Grant
  • Publisher: Philip Allan
  • ISBN: 1444180916
  • Category: Political Science
  • Page: 80
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Unlock your full potential with these revision guides which focus on the key content and skills you need to know. With My Revision Notes for Edexcel A2 Political Ideologies you can: Take control of your revision: plan and focus on the areas you need to revise, with content summaries and commentary from author Moyra Grant Improve your your ability to argue, explain and make important connections, which is essential for the synoptc questions Apply political terms accurately with the help of definitions and key words on all topics Perfect your essay-writing techniques to use logical argument backed up by relevant, up-to-date examples Get exam-ready with last-minute quick quizzes at http://www.hodderplus.co.uk/myrevisionnotes

Modern Political Ideologies

Modern Political Ideologies

  • Author: Andrew Vincent
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 9781444311051
  • Category: Political Science
  • Page: 388
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Thoroughly revised and updated, this third edition provides a comprehensive account of the major political ideologies of the past two centuries. Provides an expanded and thoroughly updated account of the major political ideologies of the past two centuries, including liberalism, conservatism, socialism, anarchism, fascism, feminism, environmentalism, and nationalism Features a brand new chapter on fundamentalism, along with greater emphasis on the global impact of ideologies in general Examines the complex overlap and interplay of ideas that exist both within and between ideologies Incorporates the newest developments and scholarship in the field, and includes a helpful new glossary of key terms

As UK Government and Politics

As UK Government and Politics

  • Author: Paul Fairclough,Philip Lynch
  • Publisher: Philip Allan
  • ISBN: 9781444183528
  • Category: Great Britain
  • Page: 368
  • View: 3157
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The textbook covers the key topics for all exam boards, combining informed discussion with the latest facts and figures. It also presents an appropriate analysis of politics today compared with previous years, showing the dynamism of UK politics. - Extend your knowledge and improve key skills with comprehensive coverage of the latest developments in British politics including devolution and the EU, re-emergence of referendums, Labour's and coalition reforms, increased conflicts between judiciary and the executive, direct action and protests, and the reality of coalition government - Definitions of key terms and concepts help to clarify knowledge and understanding of political language - Exam focus sections at the end of each chapter and online at www.hodderplus.co.uk/philipallan, test and develop your understanding of key topics - New 'Activity', 'Stretch and Challenge' and 'Viewpoint' boxes throughout the text help to develop key analysis and evaluation skills, as well as being a good basis for discussion to extend knowledge and debate on controversial questions

Political Ideologies

Political Ideologies

Exam Revision Notes

  • Author: Daniel Woodley,David Woodley
  • Publisher: Philip Allan
  • ISBN: 9780340990803
  • Category: Political Science
  • Page: 140
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Exam Revision Notes are the essential foundation for a successful revision programme. The aim of A2 Political Ideologies is to accelerate the learning process by providing systematic and concise coverage of the subject core, allowing you time to develop the higher-level skills of analysis and evaluation. Written by an experienced examiner, the notes are accompanied by short commentaries which highlight key points, identify common pitfalls and offer guidance on underlying patterns. This effective combination of essential notes and invaluable expert advice creates the ideal revision resource.

Using Political Ideas

Using Political Ideas

  • Author: Barbara Goodwin
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118708385
  • Category: Political Science
  • Page: 496
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‘A gem of a book, with clear and insightful explanations of ideological positions with informed and thought-provoking case studies. Goodwin cleverly interweaves real-world examples and the influence of key thinkers in a discursive dialogue with the reader to ensure conceptual ideas are retained without losing any of the academic rigour. The format of this book is particularly useful for tutorial discussions on political theory or politics in practice.’ —Jonathan Kirkup, Politics Lecturer, Cardiff University ‘Comprehensive, and covers the main ideologies in an interesting way . . . takes a critical and engaging perspective . . . framed in the context of debates around the meaning and purpose of theoretical enquiry . . . a more rewarding read than its competitors.’ —Madeleine Davis, Department of Politics, Queen Mary, University of London ‘This book is pitched at a good level for bright and interested undergraduates . . . the combination of ideologies and concepts in one book is a major selling point.’ —Paul Taggart, Professor of Politics, University of Sussex ‘It's great to see another edition of this excellent text book which gets to the heart of matters in a direct and student-friendly way.’ —Mark Donovan, Senior Lecturer in Politics, Cardiff University Using Political Ideas is a unique blend of political philosophy, political theory and history of political thought. It combines a critique of the major ideologies of recent and contemporary society with an analysis of the ideas that form the very stuff of political debate. By exposing the interplay between ideas and ideologies, it shows why political opponents often speak at cross-purposes and why rational agreement is so hard to achieve in politics. The sixth edition of this well-respected and widely known text will be welcomed by those interested in questions such as: Is equality more important than personal freedom? Does the majority have the right to dictate to the minority in multicultural society? Is nationalism a progressive force in the world? Politics does not stand still, there are always new controversies and ideological conflicts and the climate of discussion changes. The sixth edition of this best-selling book is fully updated and includes a new chapter on authoritarian ideologies to reflect the growing extreme right-wing politics in parts of Europe. This edition also provides a variety of new learning features, a comprehensive glossary, detailed lists of further reading and a list of questions for discussion.

The Definitive Guide to Political Ideologies

The Definitive Guide to Political Ideologies

  • Author: Kevin Bloor
  • Publisher: AuthorHouse
  • ISBN: 1467023922
  • Category: Political Science
  • Page: N.A
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Political Ideologies

Political Ideologies

A2

  • Author: Neil McNaughton
  • Publisher: Philip Allan
  • ISBN: 9781844892150
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 329
  • View: 3790
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This highly popular textbook has been written specifically to meet the needs of A2 students, providing comprehensive, accessible and up-to-date coverage of core topics in A2 political ideologies. Carefully structured around the specifications, the textbook combines authoritative discussion with the latest facts and figures. Frequent Summary boxes and definitions of Key Terms aid comprehension and revision, while an Exam Focus section at the end of each chapter offers source-based exercises relating to the text and assignments for extension work, drawing on further reading. The book reviews all the major ideologies covered in the exam board specifications. Each chapter deals with the historical development and core values and beliefs of an ideology, explaining key terms and concepts as they are introduced. Brief biographies of the leading exponents of each ideology are provided, and key issues relating to the ideology and its various schools of thought are discussed. This structure is designed to prepare students for commonly asked exam questions by identifying the important divisions and controversies in each ideology. At the end of each chapter there are a number of typical examination questions, divided into shortand longer-style essay questions, which will require students to show understanding of the key issues and debates surrounding the ideology and to make judicious use of examples and quotations.

Political Ideologies

Political Ideologies

  • Author: Vários Autores,Mark Garnett,Stephen Hood,Aristotle Kallis,Mark Langan,Dorron Otter,Robin Redhead
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • ISBN: 0198727852
  • Category:
  • Page: 456
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Political Ideologies provides a broad-ranging introduction to both the classical and contemporary political ideologies. Adopting a global outlook, it introduces readers to ideologies' increasingly global reach and the different national versions of these ideologies. Importantly, ideologies arepresented as frameworks of interpretation and political commitment, encouraging readers to evaluate how ideologies work in practice, the problematic links between ideas and political action, and the impact of ideologies. Regular learning features encourage readers to think critically about ideologies, and view them as competing and contestable ways of interpreting the world. A unique "stop and think" feature calls for readers to reflect on their own ideological beliefs.Online Resources:Political Ideologies is accompanied by comprehensive online resources, to support political ideology courses.For students: * Further reading and resources for each chapter to help students to undertake further research and deepen their understanding and critical thinking;* Regular updates help students to keep up to date with ideologies as frameworks of understanding and political action in the real world.For lecturers:* Indicative answers to questions in the book provide a framework for approaching these;* Powerpoint slides to support each chapter, providing an overview and key points to help with planning;* Further discussion and debate ideas, for use in seminars, encourage big picture thinking about the relationships between ideologies.

Political Ideologies, Fourth Edition

Political Ideologies, Fourth Edition

An Introduction

  • Author: Andrew Heywood
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
  • ISBN: 9780230521803
  • Category: Political Science
  • Page: 432
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This revised and updated fourth edition of the leading text on political ideologies contains a new chapter on multiculturalism, consideration of the changing nature of ideological discourse, including the transition from "traditional" to "new" ideologies, and coverage of the impact on the major ideolgoical traditions of developments such as globalization and the "war on terror".

Political Ideologies and the Democratic Ideal

Political Ideologies and the Democratic Ideal

  • Author: Terence Ball,Richard Dagger,Daniel I. O’Neill
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • ISBN: 1317232356
  • Category: Political Science
  • Page: 400
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Political Ideologies and the Democratic Ideal analyzes and compares political ideologies to help readers understand individual ideologies, and the concept of ideology, from a political science perspective. This best-selling title promotes open-mindedness and develops critical thinking skills. It covers a wide variety of political ideologies from the traditional liberalism and conservatism to recent developments in identity politics, green politics, and radical Islamism. NEW TO THIS EDITION An expanded account of the right to vote and the U.S. Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision. A new section on "fusionist" conservatism that attempts to ally different kinds of conservatives. A discussion of Putin’s post-Soviet expansion of Russia’s territory and influence, the apparent rebirth of "Mao Zedong thought" in China, and the ideology of Juche in North Korea. Coverage of "democratic socialism" in the context of Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign. Updates on fascism past and present. A more in-depth account of the origins of black liberation and a discussion of the new "Black Lives Matter" movement. New directions in feminist theory and the impact of the Supreme Court’s decision on same-sex marriage. An account of Pope Francis’s 2015 encyclical on the environment and humans’ duty to protect it. An expanded discussion of radical Islamism, especially with regard to the varieties of Islamism, the rise of the Islamic State (ISIS), and the effects of recent terrorist attacks on national and international politics. Discussion questions added to the end of each chapter. Additional graphs and photos throughout. An updated, author-written Instructor’s Manual and Test Bank.