Part 2? :)

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    Really enjoyed part 1 of this course! Will probably run through it again while awaiting part 2. Any estimated date for that yet?


    Dear Micah_6_8

    I have just sent the lectures for part 2 to Dr Woods and I expect that they will be made available very shortly. Here’s what you can expect:

    List of Recordings

    00 Introduction

    The Huguenots
    01 Huguenot Political Theory

    Jean Bodin, Apostle of Sovereignty
    02 Sovereignty and State
    03 Freedom, Property and the Right to Resist

    The Road Not Taken: Johannes Althusius
    04 Consociation
    05 City, Realm and Sovereignty

    Hugo Grotius
    06 War, Contract, and Law
    07 Certainty, ius naturale, ius gentium, Sovereignty

    Fear, Desire and Hope: Thomas Hobbes
    08 Method, Man and Nature
    09 Personation, the Sovereign and his powers

    The English Revolution
    10 The Levellers
    11 The Diggers
    12 Harrington and Filmer

    John Locke
    13 Man, Nature, Freedom, Property
    14 Ownership of Self and Things
    15 Cecile Fabre, Politics
    16 Government and Consent

    Jean-Jacques Rousseau
    17 The Discourses
    18 The Social Contract, Freedom

    Politics Naturalised: David Hume
    19 Human Nature, Convention of Justice and Property
    20 Property, Justice, Government, Contract
    21 Contract, Resistance

    Edmund Burke
    22 The Vindication of Natural Society
    23 Society
    24 Defender of Liberty?

    Conservatism and Libertarianism
    25 Change, Tradition, Society
    26 Freedom, Authority and Tradition

    John Stuart Mill
    27 Liberty, Utilitarianism
    28 One very simple principle?
    29 Representative Government

    Back to the Future: Karl Marx
    30 Introduction
    31 Alienation and Exploitation
    32 Exploitation again
    33 Class Struggle, State

    The Anarchist Prophets
    34 What is Anarchism?
    35 William Godwin
    36 Godwin on Property, Max Stirner

    The Classical Anarchists
    37 Pierre-Joseph Proudhon
    38 Michael Bakunin
    39 Peter Kropotkin—State and Society
    40 Peter Kropotkin—All things for all; Anarcho-syndicalism

    The Anglophone Anarchists
    41 Josiah Warren
    42 Lysander Spooner
    43 Benjamin Tucker
    44 Auberon Herbert

    Twentieth Century Tribalism: Fascism, National Socialism and Bolshevism
    45 Collectivism and Irrationality
    46 Transcendence
    47 The American Experience, Totalitarianism, Corporatism
    48 Anti-Semitism, Fascism—Left or Right?

    War and the State
    49 War and Human Nature
    50 Types of State, Costs of War
    51 The American Experience
    52 War and the Totalitarian State

    The Twentieth Century
    53 Ayn Rand
    54 Friedrich Hayek
    55 Robert Nozick
    56 Murray Rothbard
    57 John Rawls

    58 Conclusion

    I hope you find this part of the course enjoyable as well. I have given rein to my own views quite a bit in the later lectures and I’d be interested to have your reaction at some stage.

    Best wishes,

    Gerard Casey


    Sounds excellent, Dr. Casey. Looking forward to it, and participating in the discussions in future.



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