Non-Core Political Ideas

5 courses, 38 lectures
4:12:37

Government & Politics

Anarchism

Anarchism

In this course, Professor Ruth Kinna (Loughborough University) explores the idea of anarchism. In the first five modules, we introduce five key figures in anarchist thinking: Max Stirner (1806-65), Pierre-Joseph Proudhon...

17 lectures

0:52:45

Prof. Ruth Kinna

Loughborough University

Government & Politics

Multiculturalism

Multiculturalism

In this course, Professor Tariq Modood (University of Bristol) explores the idea of multiculturalism. In the first module, we think about what constitutes ‘difference’ between distinct groups in a multicultural society. In the...

3 lectures

0:35:18

Prof. Tariq Modood

Bristol University

Government & Politics

Ecologism

Ecologism

In this course, Professor Matthew Humphrey (University of Nottingham) thinks about ecologism as a political ideology by surveying five key thinkers to illustrate both the diversity of ecological thought, and its core unifying...

6 lectures

0:41:52

Prof. Matthew Humphrey

Nottingham University

Government & Politics

Feminism

Feminism

In this module, Dr Shelley Budgeon (University of Birmingham) explores feminism and some of the core ideas that constitute feminist thought. In the first module, we introduce some of the key concepts that are important in...

6 lectures

1:08:09

Dr Shelley Budgeon

Birmingham University

Government & Politics

Nationalism

Nationalism

In this course, Professor Eric Kaufmann (Birkbeck, University of London) provides an overview of Nationalism. In the first module, we define some of the key terms – ‘the state’, ‘ethnicity’, ‘the nation’ – as well as...

6 lectures

0:54:33

Prof. Eric Kaufmann

Birkbeck College, London