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The next democracy? : the possibility of popular control

Author: Tony Milligan
Publisher: London : Rowman & Littlefield International, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Responding to widespread disenchantment with electoral politics, this book gives a practical examination of the possibilities offered by a generalized system of direct democracy.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Milligan
ISBN: 1783480645 9781783480647 9781783480654 1783480653
OCLC Number: 913302711
Description: xi, 150 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: At the crossroads --
General direct democracy --
Occupy and consensus --
Weber and the difficulities of scaling up --
Arendt and council democracy --
The tyranny of the majority --
The rule of the unwise --
Gandhi's local democracy --
Conclusion : democracy without utopia.
Responsibility: Tony Milligan.

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Milligan's book makes the case that representative democracy as practiced by countries in Europe and North America is broken. He describes "general direct democracy," a hybrid of representation and Read more...

 
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