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Democracy--an alternate view

Author: John Riser
Publisher: Lewiston, N.Y. : Edwin Mellen Press, ©2004.
Series: Problems in contemporary philosophy, v. 58.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Riser, John.
Democracy--an alternate view.
Lewiston, N.Y. : Edwin Mellen Press, ©2004
(OCoLC)892053941
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Riser
ISBN: 0773464395 9780773464391 0889463255 9780889463257
OCLC Number: 54913310
Description: ii, 220 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
The scope of democracy --
Representation and elitism --
Preferences, interests and the common good --
Human needs and human rights --
Negative freedom and positive freedom --
Justice, equality and difference --
Models of democratic activity : unitary, adversary, deliberative, communal --
Legitimacy, obligation and loyalty --
The failure of capitalist democracy and socialist democracy --
Conclusion.
Series Title: Problems in contemporary philosophy, v. 58.
Responsibility: John Riser.

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"Unlike many other defenders of democracy, John Riser explicates a form of democracy that he thinks cannot be instantiated by the modern state. This form of democracy is characterized by the practice Read more...

 
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