Beyond the idea of the monarchy making legislative decisions, the social contract progresses to argue an allocation of power by the people.
Moving forward philosophies on the nature of reality by developing thought on both rationalism and empiricism, and in doing so synthesising separations of reason and
The main architect behind one of the most influential modern philosophies of our time, in interview this gives a good primer into understanding its emergence,
Proponent of sociology as a positivist science, encouraging a school of structural-functionalism thinking, whilst encouraging thought on a collective rather than individual basis – e.g.
Often converted into books as translated excerpts, the work generated 20th century thinking on cultural hegemony, where cultural formed ideology such as capitalism (and communism)
A look into the past and some insightful futurist thinking as to what types of jobs will be left once the digital revolution fully takes
Insightful writing on the global history of land ownership, questioning where we are heading, as well as providing alternatives to an ever increasing individualised private
It is difficult to ignore this writing at the birth of the industrial revolution. This revolutionised economics as a discipline covering topics such as division
Critical study of late 20th century postmodernism in that materialism must have greater attention. The reality of poverty is argued as more material consequence than
Work challenging the notion that common property will fail due to monopolistic tendencies. Examples in the political economy demonstrate that in some circumstances the crowd
Part of his wider work on America’s involvement with global politics as invasion. Focussed on a narrative questioning whether this involvement is to purposefully maintain
Opening up economics to better engage with those subjects external to the market such and public goods and the environment. Internalising external costs of climate
Wonderful concise explanation of geopolitics being shaped and constrained by geography. Great to step back and see a bigger picture in a time where people
Helpful way to make practical what psychologists made complex. Managing your chimp, human, and computer is all you need to be the best you can