1 – Ideology and Ideologies
The Centre for Political Ideologies
Provides assess to information about projects, conferences and other activities related to political ideology
2 – Liberalism
World Federation of Liberalism
Liberal International (LI) is the world federation of liberal and progressive democratic political parties. It is a network for promoting liberalism, individual freedom, human rights, the rule of law, tolerance, equality of opportunity, social justice, free trade and a market economy.
‘Liberalism and Democracy: Can’t Have One Without the Other’
Interesting article on the relationship between liberalism and democracy.
The Adam Smith Institute
The Adam Smith Institute is the UK’s most prominent libertarian think tanks. It provides access to a range of articles and reports.
3 – Conservatism
A prominent Conservative website
Michael Oakeshott Association
Promotes knowledge and critical discussion of the British philosopher Michael Oakeshott.
4 – Socialism
Blog outlining left-wing political views.
Library of Marxist documents which give a critical perspective on global issues.
Socialists and Democrats
Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists & Democrats
in the European Parliament
Provides information about the life and work of Leon Trotsky
5 – Anarchism
An online research centre on the theory and history of anarchism.
David Friedman’s personal website
Contains a wide range of articles and materials related to libertarian and anarcho-capitalist issues.
‘The Machinery of Freedom’
Provides free access to full version of David Friedman’s The Machinery of Freedom, a classic anarcho-capitalist text.
6 – Nationalism
Stanford Encyclopaedia of Philosophy
Use this link to access an article on the nature and varieties of nationalism, as well as moral debates about it.
‘Western nationalism and Eastern Nationalism’
Article by Benedict Anderson on nationalism in Asia and Europe.
The Nationalism Project
Provides users with a clearinghouse of scholarly nationalism information including: leading definitions of nationalism, book reviews, web links, subject bibliographies, a bibliography of more than 2,000 journal articles.
Specialist forum on the history of cultural transfer and the interweaving of transnational relationships in Europe and the world.
7 – Fascism
Interesting article on the nature of fascism, published by Political Research Associates.
'The Mass Psychology of Fascism'
‘The palingenetic core of generic fascist ideology’
An article by Roger Griffin.
‘Fascist Ecology: The "Green Wing" of the Nazi Party and its Historical Antecedents’
An analysis of the German experience of fascist ecology by Janet Biehl and Peter Staudenmeir.
8 – Feminism
Development Alternatives for Women of a New Era
DAWNnet provides a forum for feminist research, analyses and advocacy on global issues (economic, social and political) affecting the livelihoods, living standards, rights and development prospects of women, especially poor and marginalized women, in regions of the South.
A detailed compilation of statistics and data on the status of women in 174 countries as well as videos and blogs on the issues facing women in the globalized world.
Feminist theory website
Provides access to a wide range of feminist ideas and theories.
Interview with Simone de Beauvoir
Feminist biography forum
Kate Millet's Theory of Sexual Politics
9 – Ecologism
The Earth Institute
The Earth Institute aims to provide research and policy recommendations on environmental preservation and sustainable development. There are also further publications by its director, Jeffrey Sachs.
Friends of the Earth
Use this website for news analysis and interesting discussion of environmental policy.
Eco Dharma articles
Caroline Merchant and ideology
http://188.8.131.52/Students/phys29_2010/ElectronicReadings/Week 3/CAROLYN MERCHANT.pdf
10 – Religious Fundamentalism
Human Religions - fundamentalism
An article on the Moral Majority movement.
11 – Multiculturalism
‘What is Multiculturalism?’
An article by Bhikhu Parekh on the multiculturalist perspective.
The Politics of Recognition