Sun Enlightenment
Language: en
Pages: 144
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher:

Books about Sun Enlightenment
The State of Nature as the Moral Foundation for Political Society
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Carol Browning Cooper
Categories: International relations
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher:

The image of the state of nature has played an important role in political philosophy, international relations, and practical politics for the last several centuries. As the basis of social contract theories, it contributed to the development of the doctrine of government by consent; as a metaphor for the anarchical
The Americas in Early Modern Political Theory
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Stephanie B. Martens
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-31 - Publisher: Springer

This book examines early modern social contract theories within European representations of the Americas in the 16th and 17th century. Despite addressing the Americas only marginally, social contract theories transformed American social imaginaries prevalent at the time into Aboriginality, allowing for the emergence of the idea of civilization and the
American States of Nature
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Mark Somos
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-01 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

American States of Nature transforms our understanding of the American Revolution and the early makings of the Constitution. The journey to an independent United States generated important arguments about the existing condition of Americans, in which rival interpretations of the term "state of nature" played a crucial role. "State of
States of Nature
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Tina Loo
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-01 - Publisher: UBC Press

States of Nature is one of the first books to trace the development of Canadian wildlife conservation from its social, political, and historical roots. While noting the influence of celebrity conservationists such as Jack Miner and Grey Owl, Tina Loo emphasizes the impact of ordinary people on the evolution of