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Democracy and civil society in Asia. Volume 2 : democratic transitions and social movements in Asia

Author: Jayant Lele; Fahimul Quadir; Palgrave Connect (Online service)
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.
Series: International political economy series (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection explores the possibilities for expanding and consolidating existing democratic spaces in Asia, under the pressure of market reforms. Emphasizing the need for going beyond the official and elitist discourse on constitutional democracy and market economy, the contributors to this volume offer penetrating insights into the prospects for democratic development in the region in the new millennium. They  Read more...
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Democracy and civil society in Asia. Volume 2.
Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2004
(OCoLC)156076473
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jayant Lele; Fahimul Quadir; Palgrave Connect (Online service)
ISBN: 9780230285910 0230285910
OCLC Number: 681920694
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 226 pages).
Contents: 1. Introduction : democracy and development in Asia in the 21st century : in search of popular democratic alternatives / Jayent Lele and Fahimul Quadir --
2. Democratization and education in China / Jing Lin --
3. Education as an instrument of democratization and governance / Edna a. Co --
4. The debris of post-authoritarianism in Indonesia / Ariel Heryanto --
5. Going beyond the mainstream discourse : democratic consolidation and market reforms in Bangladesh / Fahimul Quadir --
6. Engendering globalization : perspectives on challenges and responses / Alissa Trotz --
7. Women, development and empowerment in Vietnam / Le Thi Quy --
8. Environmental degradation and social justice : implications for democracy in Asia --
9. Democracy, ecology and ecocide in Asia : some critical reflections / Peter Stoett --
10. Formal democracy and its alternatives in the Philippines : parties, elections and social movements / Joel Rocamora.
Series Title: International political economy series (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
Other Titles: Democratic transitions and social movements in Asia
Responsibility: edited by Jayant Lele and Fahimul Quadir.

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This collection explores the possibilities for expanding and consolidating existing democratic spaces in Asia, under the pressure of market reforms. The book explores the ways of going beyond the  Read more...

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'...the editors have managed to compile two commendable volumes on certain essential issues concerning not only Asia, but the entire world today.' - Monica Lainer, Contemporary South Asia

 
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