By Ryan K. Balot
Includes 34 essays from top students in historical past, classics, philosophy, and political technology to light up Greek and Roman political suggestion in all its range and intensity. deals a huge survey of historical political idea from Archaic Greece via past due AntiquityApproaches historical political philosophy from either a normative and old focusExamines Greek and Roman political inspiration inside of historical context and modern debateExplores the function of historical political idea in a number of philosophies, reminiscent of the person and group, human rights, religion. Read more...
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Neocon-servatives in the United States see a state role for enforcing “family values” and patriotic virtues (Berns 2001; cf. Nussbaum and Cohen 2002), while “communitarians” and liberals alike have argued for the social and political benefits of cultivating virtues of character (Bellah et al. 1985; Dagger 1997). The foregoing examples represent merely a few of the diverse functions to which virtue has been put in modern European and North American theory and practice. Obviously, the horizon of this discussion could be vastly extended if we should turn to the history of Asian or Mddle Eastern practices of virtue.
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A Companion to Greek and Roman Political Thought by Ryan K. Balot