Core Political Ideas

4 courses, 22 lectures
3:09:08

Government & Politics

Conservatism

Conservatism

In this course, Dr Mark Garnett (University of Lancaster) introduces the core political idea of conservatism. We begin in the first module by thinking about the origins of conservatism in Edmund Burke’s reaction to the French...

4 lectures

0:37:05

Dr Mark Garnett

Lancaster University

Government & Politics

Conservatism

Conservatism

In this course, Professor Jeremy Jennings (King’s College, London) explores the history of conservatism as a political philosophy, from its beginnings in the 18th century to election of Boris Johnson as Prime Minister in...

6 lectures

0:47:22

Prof. Jeremy Jennings

King's College, London

Government & Politics

Liberalism

Liberalism

In this course, Professor Jeremy Jennings (King’s College, London) provides an overview of Liberalism from its origins to the present day. In the first module, we provide a broad introduction to liberalism as a political...

7 lectures

1:15:24

Prof. Jeremy Jennings

King's College, London

Government & Politics

Socialism

Socialism

In this course, Professor Jeremy Jennings (King’s College London) thinks about the history of socialism from its origins to the present day. We begin in the first module with the French Revolution which set the European...

5 lectures

0:29:17

Prof. Jeremy Jennings

King's College, London