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The politics of democracy
|Statement||Pendleton Herring. --|
|LC Classifications||JK2265 .H47 1965|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxvii, 468 p. :|
|Number of Pages||468|
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Introducing a theoretically new approach to the study of democracy promotion, the volume shows how the alternate ways that democracy can be understood reflects specific interpretations of political Format: Hardcover.
Ballot democracy, populist democracy, democracy by initiative, referendum, and recallhowever one labels itis only one hundred years old in the United States and has been in Cited by: The Politics Industry is an original and completely nonpartisan guide that will open your eyes to the true dynamics and profound challenges of the American political system and provide real solutions for reshaping the system for the benefit of : Katherine M.
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The book is an ethnographic exploration of how 'democracy' takes social and cultural roots in India and in the process shapes the nature of popular politics. It centres on a historically marginalised caste who in recent years has become one of the most assertive and politically powerful communities in North India: the Vernacularisation of Democracy is a vivid account of how Indian.
The worst kind of population for a democracy is made up of mechanics, shopkeepers, and laborers. Because they are all crowded around the city center, they take a very active part in politics and tend to encourage mob rule and demagoguery.
Politeia, or constitutional government, is a mixture of oligarchy and democracy that confers benefits both on the masses and on the wealthy, but it does not discriminate on the basis of merit.
A constitutional government can mix democracy and oligarchy in one of three ways: (1) a combination of the two; (2) a mean between the two; or (3) a mixture of elements taken from each. All About Politics is a children’s information text about how the political system works in the UK.
Find out how different systems and beliefs have developed, what modern democracy looks The politics of democracy book, how laws are made and what happens behind the scenes in parliament. The Conceptual Politics of Democracy Promotion explores the way in which the meaning, content and context of ‘democracy’ are interpreted by different actors in democracy promotion, and how these influence political decisions.
Introducing a theoretically new approach to the study of democracy promotion, the volume shows how the alternate Cited by: The Irony of Democracy is a book that explores the American government in a light that not many people see it in. In this book, Thomas Dye sights many examples while proving the point that our government is not one that is run by the people.
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Aristotle's Politics is divided into eight books which are each further divided into chapters. Citations of this work, as with the rest of the works of Aristotle, are often made by referring to the Bekker section numbers.
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But in democracies around the world—rich and poor, Western and non-Western—there is growing evidence of low or declining public confidence in parties. In membership, organization, and popular involvement and commitment, political parties are not what they used to be.
But are they in decline, or are they simply changing their. Democracy: The God That Failed is a book by Hans-Hermann Hoppe, containing a series of thirteen essays on the subject of book "examines modern democracies in the light of various evident failures" which, in Hoppe's view, include rising unemployment rates, expanding public debt, and insolvent social security : Hans-Hermann Hoppe.
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Politics books How Democracy Ends review – is people politics doomed. Representative government is experiencing a calamitous midlife crisis, argues David Runciman in this scintillating if gloomy. Pages in category "Books about democracy" The following 49 pages are in this category, out of 49 total.
This list may not reflect recent changes (). Democracy faces substantial challenges as we move into the 21st Century. The West faces malaise; multi-level governance structures pose democratic challenges; and the path of democratization rarely runs smoothly.
This series examines democracy across the full range of these contemporary conditions. OCLC Number: Description: xxvii, pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates: illustrations ; 20 cm. Contents: Preface to the new edition --Foreword --The faith of democracy --The state spiritual and the state temporal --Conditions favorable to popular rule --Leadership under party government --Innovation and conservatism --Banners of belief --Standards for judging the American party.
Both thinkers were similarly captivated by the politics associated with constitutional foundations and instituting, political practices. Despite Arendt's lack of explicit engagement with Schmitt's political theory, one can still find some few, scattered remarks about Schmitt that reveal more than an accidental interest.
Democracy in America was published in two volumes, the first in and the other in It was immediately popular in both Europe and the United States, while also having a profound impact on the French population. By the twentieth century, it had become a classic work of political science, social science, and history.
It is a commonly Author: Alexis de Tocqueville. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages illustrations, maps 24 cm: Responsibility: [by] Marian D. Irish [and] James W. Prothro. Although the term appears at least as early asit was popularized by Samuel P.
Huntington, a political scientist at Harvard University in his article published in the Journal of Democracy and further expounded in his book The Third Wave: Democratization in the Late Twentieth Century. Democratization waves have been linked to sudden shifts in the distribution of power among the great.
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relations from the period of the Camp David Accords through the revolution that ousted Hosni Mubarak in /5. The Unsteady Evolution of Democracy.
but she devotes only a few pages to European politics today. Most of the book’s chapters are case studies, examining when and why democracy or Author: Max Strasser. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Responsibility: Marian D.
Irish, James W. Prothro, Richard J. History; Cold War; Books & the Arts; Decem /January 6, ; The Deep Roots of Liberal Democracy’s Crisis The Breakup The unmaking of the postwar international order.
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Irish, Marian Doris. Politics of American democracy. Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall  (OCoLC).
In her book “Democratic Reason: Politics, Collective Intelligence, and the Rule of the Many” (Princeton, ), she challenged the idea that leadership by the few was superior to leadership by Author: Nathan Heller.Polity is a mixture of oligarchy and democracy.
A city cannot be well-managed if it is not run aristocratically. Aristocracy's defining principle is virtue, oligarchy's is wealth, and democracy's is freedom.
Chapter 9. There are three ways of forming a polity. One is to take elements of legislation from both democracy and oligarchy.DEMOCRACY IN ONE BOOK OR LESS (hence one of his previous books, The Politics of History).
Zinn has no doubts about where he stands in this "people's history": "it is a history disrespectful of governments and respectful of people's movements of resistance." So what we get here, instead of the usual survey of wars, presidents, and.