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- 1. Why Despots Don't Belong in Politics
- 2. The Classical Greeks: How to be a Citizen
- 3. The Romans: The Real Meaning of Patriotism
- 4. Christianity and the Rise of the Individual
- 5. Constructing the Modern State
- 6. How to Analyse a Modern Society
- 7. Relations between States: How to Balance Power
- 8. The Experience of Politics: I. How to be an Activist
- 9. The Experience of Politics: II. Parties and Doctrines
- 10. The Experience of Politics: III. Justice, Freedom, and Democracy
- 11. Studying Politics Scientifically
- 12. Ideology Challenges Politics
- 13. Can Politics Survive the Twenty‐first Century?