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Voices of democracy

Author: Bernard Murchland
Publisher: Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In Voices of Democracy Murchland probes the minds of several major political thinkers of our time in order to assess the present condition of democracy. His co-conversationalists include those who have lived behind the iron curtain, citizen activists, academics, public intellectuals, and thinkers who are worried about the impact of technology and globalization on democracy."
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Murchland
ISBN: 026804354X 9780268043544
OCLC Number: 50383701
Notes: "Conversations with Benjamin Barber, William Connolly, Jean Bethke Elshtain, Elmer Johnson, Daniel Kemmis, Mark Kingwell, Erazim Kohák, Arthur Kroker, Christopher Lasch, Merab Mamardashvili, Martin Matustik, Daniel Yankelovich."
Description: 233 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by Bernard Murchland.

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The author probes the minds of political thinkers to assess the condition of democracy in the modern world. In these conversations, he finds reasons for its continuing strength and its powerful  Read more...

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