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Bobbio, Norberto 1909-2004

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Ideological profile of twentieth-century Italy by Norberto Bobbio( )

34 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home to the largest communist party in a democratic society, Italy has been a unique place politically, one where Christian democrats, fascists, socialists, communists, and others have coexisted in sizable numbers. In this book, Bobbio, who himself played an outstanding role in the development of Italian civic culture, follows each of the major ideologies, explaining how they developed, describing the key actors, and considering their legacies. He wrote Ideological Profile in 1968 to explain the history behind that decade's tumultuous politics. Bobbio's defense of democracy and critique of capitalism are among the themes that will particularly interest American readers of this updated edition, the first to appear in English
Thomas Hobbes and the natural law tradition by Norberto Bobbio( Book )

31 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entre dos repúblicas : en los orígenes de la democracia italiana by Norberto Bobbio( )

6 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Norberto Bobbio le ha tocado ser protagonista de la vida civil e intelectual de Italia durante cincuenta años. En este periodo ha tenido la oportunidad de poder comparar dos diferentes épocas de transición, dos momentos decisivos para la historia italiana: el primero después del fascismo y el segundo cincuenta años después
The future of democracy : a defence of the rules of the game by Norberto Bobbio( Book )

21 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven essays that simultaneously examine the state of democratic governments today and make a case for a specific interpretation of democracy
Democracy and dictatorship : the nature and limits of state power by Norberto Bobbio( Book )

38 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this important volume Norberto Bobbio examines some of the central themes of political theory and presents a systematic exposition of his views. With great astuteness and profound scholarship, Bobbio unfolds the elements for a general theory of politics. Bobbio's wide-ranging argument is focused on four themes: the distinction between the public and the private; the concept of civil society; differing conceptions of the state and differing ways of understanding the legitimacy of state power; and the relation between democracy and dictatorship. Bobbio's discussion draws on a wealth of theoretical and historical material, from Plato, Aristotle, Hobbes and Locke to Marx, Weber, Habermas and Foucault. By analysing the development of different languages of politics in relation to changing social and historical contexts, Bobbio deepens our understanding of the concepts we use to describe and evaluate modern political systems
Which socialism? : Marxism, socialism, and democracy by Norberto Bobbio( Book )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liberalism and democracy by Norberto Bobbio( Book )

55 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the relationship between liberalism and democracy, from its beginnings in classical Greek thought to our own times
Left and right : the significance of a political distinction by Norberto Bobbio( Book )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the collapse of communism and the decline of Marxism, some commentators have claimed that the distinction between left and right can now be forgotten. In this book, one of Europe's foremost political thinkers challenges that view
The age of rights by Norberto Bobbio( Book )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clarification and defence of human rights. The book argues that the development of human rights is an historical sign of progress in a world marked by the proliferation of cruel wars, the arms trade, pollution, famine and pessimism. It draws on the work of Kant, Locke, Beccaria and Paine
Die Zukunft der Demokratie by Norberto Bobbio( Book )

83 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El futuro de la democracia - Democracia representativa y democracia directa - Los vínculos de la democracia - La democracia y el poder invisible - Liberalismo viejo y nuevo - Contrato y contractualismo en el debate actual - ¿Gobierno de los hombres o gobierno de las leyes?
Dizionario di politica by Norberto Bobbio( Book )

59 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In praise of meekness : essays on ethics and politics by Norberto Bobbio( Book )

7 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this important volume, the leading political theorist and philosopher Norberto Bobbio confronts some of the most enduring moral questions of our time. Written over the last two decades of the twentieth century, the essays in this volume develop some of the central themes in Bobbio's moral and political philosophy. They also reflect his long-standing civil commitment to liberty, democracy, peace and equality."--Jacket
The philosophy of decadentism; a study in existentialism by Norberto Bobbio( Book )

9 editions published in 1948 in English and German and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The idea of the republic by Norberto Bobbio( Book )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this book, Norberto Bobbio and Maurizio Viroli explore a range of themes relating to the idea of the Republic and some of the major political and ethical issues of today. Through a series of engaging philosophical reflections on republicanism, patriotism, civil virtue, rights, duties, religious experience and more, they succeed in bringing to light the relevance of these concepts to our lives in the twenty-first century." "The Idea of the Republic provides an introduction for newcomers to the work of Bobbio. For the reader already versed in Bobbio's ideas, it will provide above all the spark of serious intellectual debate."--Jacket
Il problema della guerra e le vie della pace by Norberto Bobbio( Book )

56 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saggi sulla scienza politica in Italia by Norberto Bobbio( Book )

34 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Politica e cultura by Norberto Bobbio( Book )

26 editions published between 1955 and 2005 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Guerre et ses théories by Norberto Bobbio( Book )

14 editions published in 1970 in French and Undetermined and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stato, governo, società : per una teoria generale della politica by Norberto Bobbio( Book )

46 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Etat et la démocratie internationale : de l'histoire des idées à la science politique by Norberto Bobbio( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in French and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Thomas Hobbes and the natural law tradition
Alternative Names
Bobbio, N.

Bobbio, N. 1909-2004

Bobbio, N. 1909-2004 (Norberto)

Bobbio, N. (Norberto)

Bobbio, N. (Norberto), 1909-2004

Bobbio, N. (Normerto), 1909-2004

Bobbio, Norbert

Bobbio, Norbert 1909-2004

Bobbio Norberto

Bobbio, Norberto 1909-

Bobio, Norberto

Norberto Bobbio filosofo, storico e politologo italiano

Norberto Bobbio Italiaans filosoof (1909-2004)

Norberto Bobbio italialainen poliitikko

Norberto Bobbio Italian legal scholar

Norberto Bobbio italienischer Rechtsphilosoph und Publizist

Norberto Bobbio olasz jogfilozófus, politológus, eszmetörténész

Norberto Bobbio włoski prawnik i filozof

Norbertu Bobbiu

Νορμπέρτο Μπόμπιο Ιταλός φιλόσοφος, πολιτειολόγος και πολιτικός

Норберто Боббио итальянский философ, историк, политолог

Норберто Боббіо

בוביו, נורברטו 1909-

נורברטו בוביו סופר איטלקי

نوربيرتو بوبيو، 1909-2004

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ノルベルト・ボッビオ

ボッビオ, N.

ボッビオ, ノルベルト

ボビオ, N.

Languages
Italian (306)

English (196)

Spanish (130)

French (28)

Portuguese (14)

German (4)

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Thomas Hobbes and the natural law traditionThe future of democracy : a defence of the rules of the gameDemocracy and dictatorship : the nature and limits of state powerLiberalism and democracyLeft and right : the significance of a political distinctionThe age of rightsDie Zukunft der DemokratieIn praise of meekness : essays on ethics and politics