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Democracy.

Carl Cohen

Democracy.

by Carl Cohen

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Democracy

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC423 .C647
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 302 p.
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4577372M
    ISBN 100820302716
    LC Control Number77142911

      Like another new book, Steven Levitsky and Daniel Ziblatt’s “How Democracies Die,” “Trumpocracy” is, in part, an exploration of the reasons for the president’s electoral upset and the.   Written by the preeminent democratic theorist of our time, this book explains the nature, value, and mechanics of democracy. This new edition includes two additional chapters by Ian Shapiro, Dahl’s successor as Sterling Professor of Political Science at .

    Books Authoritarianism Goes Global: The Challenge to Democracy For almost a decade, Freedom House’s annual survey has highlighted a decline in democracy in most regions of the globe. Some analysts say this shows that the world has entered a "democratic recession." Others dispute that interpretation, emphasizing democracy’s success in. Democracy's Right, Book 2. By: The Democracy's Might series is possibly the best of Christopher Nuttal's work. Fresh and exciting, this book builds brilliantly on the first. Overall 5 out of 5 stars. D C Spencer

      DEMOCRACY Stories From the Long Road to Freedom By Condoleezza Rice Illustrated. pp. Twelve. $ “I have watched,” Condoleezza Rice .   These are not in order of preference, but will provide you with a good understanding of the history of democracy: * Bernard Crick, A Very Short Introduction to Democracy (Oxford, ). This provides a short but accessible discussion of the origin.


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Benjamin Carter Hett also offers insight into the steps Hitler took to consolidate his power.”/5(90). The last half of the 20th century has been an era of democratic triumph. The main anti-democratic regimes - communist, fascist, Nazi - have disappeared, and new democracies are emerging vigorously or tentatively throughout the world.

In this book, one of the most prominent political theorists of our time provides a primer on democracy that clarifies what it is, why it is valuable, how it works 3/5(6).

Democracy, Joan Didion's fourth novel, was published in Set in Hawaii and Southeast Asia at the end of the Vietnam War, the book tells the story of Inez Victor, wife of U.S.

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Alexis de Tocqueville, a young French aristocrat, came to the young nation to investigate the functioning of American democracy & the social, political &4/5. Since its inception, the Journal of Democracy has served as the premier venue for scholarship on democratization.

The newest volume in the acclaimed Journal of Democracy book series, Democracy: A Reader brings together the seminal works that have appeared in its pages in nearly twenty years of publication.

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How to use democracy in a sentence. Is the United States a democracy or a republic. This book is a short account of the history of the doctrine and practice of democracy, from ancient Greece and Rome through the American, Nearly every regime today claims to be democratic, but not all "democracies" allow free politics, and free politics existed long before democratic franchises/5.

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DEMOCRACY IN ONE BOOK OR LESS Never wavering from the thesis introduced in his previous book, that “racism is a powerful collection of racist policies that lead to racial inequity and are substantiated by racist ideas,” the author posits a seemingly simple binary: “Antiracism is a powerful collection of antiracist policies that lead.Democracy: An American Novel is a political novel written by Henry Brooks Adams and published anonymously in Only after the writer's death in did his publisher reveal Adams's authorship although, upon publication, the novel had immediately become popular.

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