Trailblazers in Politics

Trailblazers in Politics

by Anne Perkins

Hardcover

$40.95

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781477781449
Publisher: Rosen Publishing Group, Incorporated, The
Publication date: 01/01/2015
Series: Original Thinkers Series
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 1.50(h) x 9.50(d)
Age Range: 13 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 6

Political Thinkers

Plato 8

Aristotle 10

Niccolò Machiavelli 12

Thomas Hobbes 14

Libertarianism 16

Baruch Spinoza 18

John Locke 20

Charles de Montesquieu 22

Jean-Jacques Rousseau 24

Feminism 26

Thomas Paine 28

Edmund Burke 30

Henri de Saint-Simon 32

Auguste Comte 34

Socialism 36

Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels 38

Antonio Gramsci 40

John Rawls 42

Empire Builders, Conquerors, and Rulers

Conservatism and Neoconservatism 44

Alexander the Great 46

Shih Huang-ti 48

Julius Caesar 50

Charlemagne 52

Genghis Khan 54

Saladin 56

Ferdinand and Isabella of Spain 58

Colonialism 60

Elizabeth I of England 64

Akbar the Great 64

Napoléon Bonaparte 66

Nationalism 68

Catherine the Great of Russia 70

Otto von Bismarck 72

Adolf Hitler 74

Totalitarianism 76

Joseph Stalin 78

Revolutionaries and Nation Builders

Simon Bolivar 80

Giuseppe Garibaldi 82

Sun Yat-sen 84

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin 86

Communism 88

Kemal Atatürk 90

Gamal Abdel Nasser 92

Mahatma Gandhi 94

Nelson Mandela 96

Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini 98

Wahhabism 100

David Ben-Gurion 102

Mao Tse-tung 104

Great Leaders

Muhammad 106

Abraham Lincoln 108

Charles de Gaulle 110

Sir Winston. Churchill 112

Democracy 114

Martin Luther King Jr. 116

Lech Walesa 118

Fidel Castro 120

Mikhail Gorbachev 122

Jawaharlal Nehru 124

Julius Nyerere 126

Glossary 128

For More Information 129

For Further Reading 131

Inex 132

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