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Democracy

Author: David M Haugen; Susan Musser
Publisher: Detroit : Greenhaven Press, 2012.
Series: Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
Edition/Format:   Book : Juvenile audience : English
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"Democracy: Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected sources and publications"--
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David M Haugen; Susan Musser
ISBN: 9780737757170 0737757175 9780737757187 0737757183
OCLC Number: 744303065
Description: 273 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: What is the state of democracy worldwide? Countries around the world are striving to establish working democracies / Anwar Ibrahim --
Countries around the world are failing to establish working democracies / The Economist --
Free markets foster democracies / Michael Mandelbaum --
Free markets threaten democracy / Robert B. Reich --
The Internet has advanced democratic causes / Clay Shirky --
The Internet has not advanced democratic causes / Hiawatha Bray --
Can there be democracy in the Middle East? Western democracy will never take hold in the Middle East / Michael Scheuer --
Islam remains a barrier to democracy in the Middle East / Whitson G. Waldo III --
The Muslim Brotherhood is a threat to democratic change in Egypt / James Phillips --
The Muslim Brotherhood is not a threat to democratic change in Egypt / David M. Faris and Stacey Philbrick Yadav --
The Muslim Brotherhood's role in democratic change in Egypt remains unclear / Maajid Nawaz --
Israel is the only true democracy in the Middle East / Jacob Dayan --
Israel is not an example of democracy in the Middle East / Josh Ruebner --
What should be done to improve US democracy? American democracy is broken / Eric Alterman --
American democracy is not broken / T.A. Barnhart --
To improve US democracy, low-income workers should share the income tax burden / Mary Kate Cary --
To improve US democracy, end tax cuts for the richest Americans / Jacob S. Hacker and Paul Pierson --
To improve US democracy, make the tax code more transparent / Charles Murray --
Corporate funding of political ads will hinder the democratic election process / Ronald Dworkin --
Corporate funding of political ads will not hinder the democratic election process / Hans A. von Spakovsky --
Should the United States foster democracy worldwide? Promoting democracy worldwide increases US national security / Shadi Hamid and Steven Brooke --
Promoting democracy worldwide does not increase US national security / Michael S. Rozeff --
The United States should promote true democracy in the Middle East / Eric Margolis --
Promoting democracy in the Middle East should benefit US interests / Mortimer B. Zuckerman --
A league of democracies would benefit the world and advance democracy / James M. Lindsay --
A league of democracies would not benefit the world nor spread democracy / Charles A. Kupchan.
Series Title: Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
Responsibility: David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors

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"Democracy: Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected sources and publications"--

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Democracy, nice

by bbbsan (WorldCat user published 2012-07-19) Excellent Permalink

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