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Fishkin, James S.

Overview
Works: 60 works in 264 publications in 6 languages and 10,765 library holdings
Genres: History  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Thesis advisor, Contributor
Classifications: JA71, 170
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Most widely held works about James S Fishkin
 
Most widely held works by James S Fishkin
The limits of obligation by James S Fishkin( Book )

11 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voice of the people : public opinion and democracy by James S Fishkin( Book )

29 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond subjective morality : ethical reasoning and political philosophy by James S Fishkin( Book )

19 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Democracy and deliberation : new directions for democratic reform by James S Fishkin( Book )

21 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and Russian and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophy, politics, and society, fifth series : a collection by Peter Laslett( Book )

29 editions published between 1956 and 1979 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

S. 48-70: MacIntyre, Alasdair: A mistake about causality in social Science
Tyranny and legitimacy : a critique of political theories by James S Fishkin( Book )

13 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dialogue of justice : toward a self-reflective society by James S Fishkin( Book )

11 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People around the world are agitating for democracy and individual rights, but there is no consensus on a theory of liberal democracy that might guide them. What are the first principles of a just society? What political theory should shape public policy in such a society? In this book, James S. Fishkin offers a new basis for answering these questions by proposing the ideal of a "self-reflective society"--A political culture in which citizens are able to decide their own fate through unconstrained dialogue. Fishkin offers a comprehensive critique of liberal political theories that do not satisfy the requirements for a self-reflective society. He then explains his own theory of liberalism, showing that the freely self-examining society he advocates can provide the key to issues of political legitimacy and social justice. Fishkin proposes practical applications of his theory that would lead to more participatory democracy. Among these are deliberative opinion polls that would allow ordinary citizens to explore issues directly with candidates before elections, and vouchers that would allow them to organize representation for their interests. Fishkin examines a broad range of topics from the fresh perspective of a self-reflective society: utility and its limits, justice between generations, conflicting ideals of democracy, equal opportunity, the connections between theory and public policy, the notion of moral progress, and the bases for political obligation. His book makes a new contribution to central debates in moral, political, and legal philosophy
Deliberation Day by Bruce A Ackerman( Book )

16 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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When the people speak : deliberative democracy and public consultation by James S Fishkin( Book )

28 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title describes a new method of consulting the public that has been tried successfully around the world. It combines the theory of democracy with actual practice
Philosophy, politics, and society, sixth series : justice between age groups and generations( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justice between age groups and generations( Book )

9 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Population and political theory( Book )

7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political theory without borders by Robert E Goodin( Book )

11 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political Theory Without Borders offers a comprehensive survey of the issues that have shaped political theory in the wake of social and environmental globalization. -Focuses on specific questions that arise from issues of global spillovers like climate change and pollution, international immigration, and political intervention abroad -Includes chapters written by some of the best new scholars working in the field today, along with key texts from some of the most well-known scholars of previous generations -Illustrates how the classics concerns of political theory - justice and equality, liberty and oppression - have re-emerged with renewed significance at the global level -The newest volume in the distinguished philosophy, politics & society series, initiated by Peter Laslett in 1956
Democracia y deliberación : nuevas perspectivas para la reforma democrática by James S Fishkin( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La nostra voce : opinione pubblica & democrazia, una proposta by James S Fishkin( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in Italian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Xie shang min zhu lun zheng( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Chinese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu shou ru le bu tong xue pai,Bu tong yan jiu ling yu de xue zhe dui yu xie shang min zhu li lun he shi jian de tan tao
Jukugi no hi : futsū no shimin ga shukensha ni naru tameni by Bruce A Ackerman( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hitobito no koe ga hibikiau toki : Jukugi kūkan to minshu shugi by James S Fishkin( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can European elections be deliberative? : the 2009 Europolis deliberative poll( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This special issue focuses on EuroPolis, a unique experiment in "deliberative democracy" at the European level convened in Brussels soon before the 2009 European Parliamentary Elections. A European wide random sample of the 27 member countries at the time was gathered to deliberate about two key issues - climate change and immigration as well as its voting intentions. The articles in the special issue focus on this Deliberative Poll, both quantitatively and qualitatively to assess what it tells us about ambitious versions of a "European wide public sphere." Can the citizens of Europe deliberate together across all the barriers of language and nationality? Can there be a credible process of European wide "public will formation" about substantive policy issues and about voting?"--Editor
Debating deliberative democracy by James Fishkin( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the latest volume in the distinguished Philosophy, Politics and Society series, known for engaging debates that cut across political science, philosophy, the law, and other disciplines."--Cover
 
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The limits of obligation
Alternative Names
Fishkin, Džejms 1948-

Fishkin, Dzheĭms

Fishkin, Dzheĭms 1948-

Fishkin James

Fishkin, James S.

James S. Fishkin Amerikaans auteur

James S. Fishkin US-amerikanischer Kommunikationswissenschaftler und Politologe

Фишкин, Джеймс

ジェイムズ・フィシュキン

フィシュキン, ジェイムズ・S

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The voice of the people : public opinion and democracyDemocracy and deliberation : new directions for democratic reformPhilosophy, politics, and society, fifth series : a collectionThe dialogue of justice : toward a self-reflective societyDeliberation DayWhen the people speak : deliberative democracy and public consultationPhilosophy, politics, and society, sixth series : justice between age groups and generationsJustice between age groups and generations