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The great democracy : how to fix our politics, unrig the economy, and unite America

Author: Ganesh Sitaraman
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A leading progressive intellectual offers an agenda for how real democracy can triumph in America and beyond. Since the New Deal in the 1930s, there have been two eras in our political history: the liberal era, stretching up to the 1970s, followed by the neoliberal era of privatization and austerity ever since. In each period, the dominant ideology was so strong that it united even partisan opponents. But the  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ganesh Sitaraman
ISBN: 9781541618114 1541618114
OCLC Number: 1129229217
Description: v, 253 pages : portrait ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction: The edge of a new era --
The origins and meaning of neoliberalism --
The neoliberal ideology --
The last days of neoliberalism --
After neoliberalism --
Toward a great democracy --
United democracy --
Economic democracy --
Political democracy --
Defending democracy --
Conclusion: the politics of achieving a great democracy.
Responsibility: Ganesh Sitaraman.

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