Political Ideologies: An Introduction

6th Edition (2017)

The 6th edition of this leadingĀ  text on political ideologies provides and clear and accessible introduction to the political creeds and doctrines that have dominated and shaped politics around the world.

'One of the best introductions to the subject anywhere in print.' Andrew Gamble, Cambridge University

Companion website: www.palgravehighered.com/heywood/ideologies

"One of the best available introductions to the subject anywhere in print"

Professor Andrew Gamble, University of Cambridge


  • Political Ideologies and Why They Matter
  • Liberalism
  • Conservatism
  • Socialism
  • Anarchism
  • Nationalism
  • Fascism
  • Feminism
  • Green Ideology
  • Multiculturalism
  • Islamism
  • Ideology Without End?