The readings are comprehensive yet concise, and are an excellent source for understanding the history, diversity, and complexity of political thought. Dorith Grant-Wisdom, University of Maryland College Park Ideals and Ideologies: A Reader Seventh Edition Terence Ball Richard Dagger A compilation of original readings from a wide range of ideological visionsright, middle, and "unorthodox"Ideals and Ideologies puts students directly in touch with the thinkers and the ideas that have shaped our world. This new edition of Terrance Ball and Richard Dagger's bestselling reader includes a generous sampling of key thinkers across the various traditions, presented within the intellectual and political context in which the thinkers thought and wrote. This reader is organized to work seamlessly with Ball and Dagger's companion textbook, Political Ideologies and the Democratic Ideal, together providing rigorous, comprehensive coverage of political ideologies and modern political thought. New Readings to the Seventh Edition Include The Conservative Crack-up, by W. James Antle, III in Part 4, Conservatism Indigenous Pathways to Action and Freedom, by Taiaiake Alfred in Part 8, Liberation Ideologies and the Politics of Identity "Climate Change: An Evangelical Call to Action," by the Evangelical Climate Initiative in Part 9, Green Politics: Ecology as Ideology Milestones, by Sayyid Qutb in Part 10, Radical Islam Also Available Terrence Ball and Richard Dagger, Political Ideologies and the Democratic Ideal, 7/e (0-205-60737-3) The new edition of this bestselling text continues to provide an accessible overview of the major political ideologies, their origins, and their development. Pair the text and reader and receive a discount on the package price. Contact your representative for more information and to request a special package ISBN. www.pearsonhighered.com/replocatorBall, Terence is the author of 'Ideals and Ideologies', published 2008 under ISBN 9780205607358 and ISBN 0205607357.