Frontispiece of Leviathan by Abraham Bosse (source: Wikipedia)

When people talk about politics they usually refer to it as the art of deciding what to do. Some more precise definitions might include the phrase: “among people with different perspectives”. Others who may have read some more would say it’s the way in which we conduct the issues of social life.

All of these definitions are correct, as they point to one aspect of political practice. However, most the time people do not base their political opinions on a thorough understanding neither of the problem nor of the underlying concepts and principles. And I’m not talking about studying a…

Simón Yantani

26 | Political Scientist from Chile, graduate student | International Relations, Political Theory, Security Studies.

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