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|ISBN:||9781107034709 1107034701 9781107664838 1107664837|
|Awards:||Winner of Stein Rokkan Prize for Comparative Social Science Research 2014.
Winner of International Society of Political Psychology Alexander George Book Award 2014.
|Description:||xxix, 441 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm|
|Contents:||Understanding emancipative values: A theory of emancipation; Mapping differences; Multi-level drivers; Tracing change --
Emancipative values as a civic force: Intrinsic qualities; Benign individualism; Collective action --
Democratizing impulses of emancipative values: Entitling people; The rights revolution; The paradox of democracy --
Emancipative values in human civilization: The redirection of civilization; The sustainability challenge --
|Other Titles:||Human empowerment and the quest for emancipation|
|Responsibility:||Christian Welzel, Leuphana University, Lüneberg, Germany.|
'Freedom Rising is a singularly impressive study of how social modernization can transform societies and their citizens. Welzel marshals data from the World Values Survey to support his human