Politics and International Relations

16
Jul

Dr Elizabeth Frazer is the Daily Politics show's 'resident expert' on featured political thinkers

Posted: 16 Jul 2014


Elizabeth Frazer has been interviewed for a series of short films shown on BBC2's 'Daily Politics' show.

These programmes, presented by Giles Dilnot and produced by Joanne Hilditch, feature journalists, MPs and other public figures nominating their 'favourite political thinker'.  Elizabeth has played the part of 'resident expert', commenting on the political and intellectual significance of the nominated thinkers.  The first run of these films was shown over the period November 2013 to February 2014.

All of the films to date can be found on the BBC website: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25265610

Karl Marx:

E F Schumacher:

Thomas Paine:

John Stuart Mill:

Ayn Rand:

Mary Wollstonecraft:

Friedrich Hayek:

Edmund Burke:

Niccolo Machiavelli:

Peter Kropotkin:

John Locke:

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi:

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



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