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The Nature of Political Theory$
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Andrew Vincent

Print publication date: 2004

Print ISBN-13: 9780199271252

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2004

DOI: 10.1093/0199271259.001.0001

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The Nature of Political Theory

Andrew Vincent (Contributor Webpage)

Oxford University Press

Examines the advent of logical positivism, the development of conceptual analysis, ordinary language philosophy, the so‐called death of political theory, the impact of linguistic philosophy and the influence of Wittgenstein's thought on political theory, and particularly the idea of ‘essential contestability’.

Keywords:   Begriffsgeschichte, conceptual analysis, death of political theory, essential contestability, linguistic philosophy, logical positivism, ordinary language philosophy, Wittgenstein

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