Politics and International Relations

05
Aug

Dr Elizabeth Frazer features on My Favourite Political Thinkers

Posted: 05 Aug 2014


Elizabeth Frazer features in two compilations of short films originally shown on BBC2's 'Daily Politics' show.

Two episodes of 'My Favoruite Political Thinker', presented by Giles Dilnot, feature journalists, MPs and other public figures nominating their 'favourite political thinker'.  Elizabeth is the 'resident expert', commenting on the political and intellectual significance of the nominated thinkers such as Karl Marx, E F Schumacher, Ayn Rand, Niccolo Machiavelli, Peter Kropotkin and Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, among others.

Both episodes can be found on BBC iPlayer:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b04dcl5r/my-favourite-political-thinker-episode-1

The individual clips, shown on the 'Daily Politics' show between November 2013 and February 2014, can be found on the BBC website:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25265610

 

 

Dr Elizabeth Frazer is Head of Department, Associate Professor of Politics, Official Fellow, New College



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