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Todorov, Tzvetan - The Inner Enemies of Democracy, ebook

The Inner Enemies of Democracy

Todorov, Tzvetan


Some people think that democracy now faces new enemies: Islamic fundamentalism, religious extremism and international terrorism and that this is the struggle that will define our times. Todorov disagrees: the biggest threat to democracy

Beyme, Klaus von - From Post-democracy to Neo-Democracy, ebook

From Post-democracy to Neo-Democracy

Beyme, Klaus von


The Debate on Post-Democracy and the Traditions of Scenarios of Decline
Klaus von Beyme
2. Criticism of Politics in the Old Media and the ‘Citizenship in Rage’ (Wutbürgertum) in the New Media
Klaus von Beyme
3. New Forms of Participation and the

Ebeling, Martin - Conciliatory Democracy, ebook

Conciliatory Democracy

Ebeling, Martin


Deliberative Democracy and the Normative Authority of Citizens
Martin Ebeling
3. The Epistemic Authority of Citizens
Martin Ebeling
4. The Epistemology of Political Disagreement
Martin Ebeling
5. Conciliatory Democracy
Martin Ebeling

Sheth, D.L. - At Home with Democracy, ebook

At Home with Democracy

Sheth, D.L.


Table of contents
1. Introduction: A Political Theory of Indian Democracy
Peter Ronald deSouza
Part I. State, Nation, Democracy
2. Historicizing India’s Nationhood: History as Contemporary Politics
D. L. Sheth
3. State-Nation Building:…

Linder, Wolf - Swiss Democracy, ebook

Swiss Democracy

Linder, Wolf


Consensus Democracy: The Swiss System of Power-Sharing
Wolf Linder
5. Comparative Perspectives
Wolf Linder

Gellar, Sheldon - Democracy in Senegal, ebook

Democracy in Senegal

Gellar, Sheldon


Table of contents
1. Tocquevillian Analytics in Africa
Sheldon Gellar
2. Point of Departure
Sheldon Gellar
3. The Old Order and Colonialism
Sheldon Gellar
4. Centralization and Democratic Despotism
Sheldon Gellar
5. Local Liberties
Sheldon Gellar
6. Political Associations, Parties,

Voltmer, Katrin - The Media in Transitional Democracies, ebook

The Media in Transitional Democracies

Voltmer, Katrin


This book provides an accessible and systematic introduction to the media in transitional democracies. It analyses the problems that occur when transforming the media into independent institutions that are able to inform citizens and hold governments to account. The