Introduced from Cardiff by Noreen Bray
A journalist in Wales discusses her new book about the lives of women in South Africa. And PHIL RICKMAN reports on the struggle between two eccentric businessmen to rule the Kingdom of Hay-on-Wye. Producer
JANE DAUNCEY BBC Wales
Vanished with the Rose 8: Louisa Ordeway
- an introduction to political thought
Seven programmes with Brian Redhead
3: Machiavelli and Calvin Niccolo Machiavelli (1469-1527) lived during a period of constant turmoil and war. After a career as civil servant and diplomat, the years from 1512 to his death were ones of rejection and he devoted himself to study - with results that ensured him a lasting place in the history of political thought. His book The Prince was designed to show the new prince of the Medici how to gain, hold and increase political power.
Unlike Machiavelli, Jean Calvin (1509-64) believed that all rightful authority is derived from God.
Calvin was a prime mover of the Reformation and his thought - both theological and political - can be found in his Institution of Christian Religion.
Producer CHRISTOPHER STONE
with Clive Jacobs bringing you the stories behind the scenes in the world of travel and transport with help from ALANAH MARTIN
TOM BOSWELL and RICHARD HUDSON-EVANS Producer IRENE MALUS
Editor ROGER MACDONALD
The Rt Hon Dame Judith Hart , mp Melvyn Bragg
Nicholas Winterton , mp and The Rev Dr Kenneth G. Greet , Secretary of the Methodist Conference tackle the questions raised by an audience in Carlisle. Chairman David Jacobs Producer CAROLE STONE BBC Bristol
Dr Kenneth G.
An irreverently critical look back at the week's news with Bill Wallis
David Tate , Jon Glover and Sally Grace
Written by LAN BROWN, JAMES HENDRIE , RICHARD
QUICK, JOHN LANGDON , PAUL B. DAVIES , MARTIN BOOTH,
ALAN WHITING , STEVE PUNT, PETE SINCLAIR , PETER HICKEY and others.
Producer JENNIE CAMPBELL (Repeated: Sat 5.25 pm) long wave only
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