Some articles on political philosophers, political:
... Rawls (United States, 1921–2002) is widely considered one of the most important English-language political philosophers of the 20th century ... landmark work, A Theory of Justice, led to a revival in the academic study of political philosophy ... described by an early libertarian rival and critic, Robert Nozick, who called it a "work in political and moral philosophy that has not seen its equal since the writings of John Stuart Mill, if then.. ...
Famous quotes containing the words philosophers and/or political:
“Vanity is so anchored in the heart of man that a soldier, a soldiers servant, a cook, a porter brags and wishes to have his admirers. Even philosophers wish for them. Those who write against vanity want to have the glory of having written well; and those who read it desire the glory of having read it. I who write this have perhaps this desire, and perhaps those who will read it.”
—Blaise Pascal (16231662)
“The political core of any movement for freedom in the society has to have the political imperative to protect free speech.”
—bell hooks (b. 1955)