A thesis submitted in partial fulfilment applied but while fukuyama proclaimed the end of history, samuel p huntington had a far more pessimistic outlook. Slides on the end of history (francis fukuyama) for an undergraduate course in political thought that i taught between 2003-2005. Fukuyama's central thesis in the end of history and the last man is that human history is moving towards a state of idealised harmony through the mechanisms. Key words: the end of history, western liberal democracy, first man, last man, thymos, struggle for recognition a introduction francis fukuyama, is a. Yoshihiro francis fukuyama (born october 27, 1952) is an american philosopher , political economist, and 111 the end of history and the last man (1992.
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