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On Socrates and Alcibiades.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Perspectives on Political Science; Oct-Dec2010, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p198-201, 4p

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Abstract: Copyright of Perspectives on Political Science is the property of Taylor & Francis Ltd and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may ...

Observations of an outsider.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Perspectives on Political Science. Fall95, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p211. 3p.

Abstract: Discusses the reflections made during the 1993 and 1994 American Political Science Association (APSA) conventions. Contribution of the academic and political science community to societal quagmire; Description of the nature of APSA's task; Relevant pr...

Guest Editor's Introduction.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Perspectives on Political Science. Jul-Sep2016, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p173-173. 1p.

Abstract: An introduction is presented in which topics within the issue are discussed which includes book "The Philosophy of Hebrew Scripture" by Yoram Hazony, political theory and Biblical studies.

Statesmanship, Humility, and Happiness: Reflections on Robert Faulkner's The Case for Greatness.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Perspectives on Political Science; Oct-Dec2010, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p193-197, 5p

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Abstract: Copyright of Perspectives on Political Science is the property of Taylor & Francis Ltd and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may ...

Tocqueville at 200.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Perspectives on Political Science; Spring2006, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p68-72, 5p

Abstract: The article features Alexis de Tocqueville, a French statesman and author of the book "Democracy in America." It is claimed that his book is the best book ever written about the U.S. and democracy. The book is based on Tocqueville's experiences in his ...

Absolutism and the Separation of Church and State in Locke's Letter Concerning Toleration.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Perspectives on Political Science; Spring2006, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p94-102, 9p

Abstract: The article argues that a minimalist theology is deployed by John Locke to mitigate the theoretical and rhetorical shortcomings of the absolutist approach of submitting religion to overt political control. It is said that in "Letter Concerning Tolerati...

Jaffa, Nominalism, and the Fate of the Common Noun.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Perspectives on Political Science; Winter2006, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p37-46, 10p

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Abstract: Discusses the concepts of nominalism and common noun. Examination of the argument posed by philosopher Harry Jaffa on natural right philosophy; Discussion of natural politics and morality in the book "A New Birth of Freedom," by Jaffa; Views of Jaffa ...

On Sedition in Tacitus.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Perspectives on Political Science; Winter2006, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p14-21, 8p

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Abstract: Examines the book "Agricola," by Cornelius Tacitus. Focus of the book on the virtuous acts of a virtuous man; Concepts that were listed by Tacitus in the book including the ignorance of men on political things; Common images of virtue such as moral re...

Local Roots of Constitutionalism.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Perspectives on Political Science; Spring2004, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p70-78, 9p

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Abstract: Explores the local roots of constitutionalism. Review of related literature; Origins of constitutionalism in North America; Discussion on the civilization of the communes; Historical evidence; Factors that help explain the ruptures in the relationship...

The Electoral College and the Development of American Democracy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Perspectives on Political Science; Winter2003, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p4, 5p

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Abstract: Argues that the electoral college, the provisions of the U.S. Constitution for electing president through fifty-one simultaneous state elections, is democratic than direct popular election. Factors which foster the idea that the electoral college is u...

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