Political Science Essay

The theorists we have read so far make certain assumptions about human nature, property, scarcity and abundance, value, power, hierarchy and inequality, civil society, the law, the nature and purpose of the state and the relationship between and among the state, society, the individual and economic activity. More recently, you have encountered thinkers who have made claims about freedom, the nature of markets, the emergence of market society and the relationship between freedom in market society, political freedom and economic growth. Using at least for (6) theorists from the following list (3 from group A and 3 from group B), outline those assumptions and their relation to each theorist’s body of work, and show how those core assumptions were expanded on or challenged by later thinkers.