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The Resource Globalizing Democracy : Power, legitimacy and the interpretation of democratic ideas

Globalizing Democracy : Power, legitimacy and the interpretation of democratic ideas

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Globalizing Democracy : Power, legitimacy and the interpretation of democratic ideas
Title
Globalizing Democracy
Title remainder
Power, legitimacy and the interpretation of democratic ideas
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Language
eng
Summary
This new edition examines some of the philosophical and theoretical issues underlying the?democratic project? which increasingly dominates the fields of comparative development and international relations. The first concern presented here is normative and epistemological: as democracy becomes more widely accepted as the political currency of legitimacy, the more broadly it is defined. But as agreement decreases regarding the definition of democracy, the less we are able to evaluate how it is working, or indeed whether it is working at all. The second issue is causal: what are the claims being
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Fierlbeck, Katherine
Dewey number
321.8
Index
no index present
LC call number
JC423 .F439 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Perspectives on Democratic Practice
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  • Democracy
  • World politics
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Democracy
  • World politics
Label
Globalizing Democracy : Power, legitimacy and the interpretation of democratic ideas
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Publication
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Copyright; Contents; Abbreviations; Preface to the second edition; Introduction; Part 1 Contextualizing the debate over democracy; I Interpreting democracy: philosophicaldebates; 2 The ambiguity of democracy; 3 Expanding democracy; 4 Can there be nonliberal democracy?; Part 2 Explaining democracy: causal debates; 5 The market; 6 Civil society; Part 3 Pursuing democracy: political debates; 7 Power, legitimacy, and the interpretation ofdemocracy; 8 Deromanticizing democracy; Bibliography; Index
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818847565
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (289 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847794314
Media category
computer
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rdamedia
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c
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22573/ctt1553xnf
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remote
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(OCoLC)818847565
Label
Globalizing Democracy : Power, legitimacy and the interpretation of democratic ideas
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Copyright; Contents; Abbreviations; Preface to the second edition; Introduction; Part 1 Contextualizing the debate over democracy; I Interpreting democracy: philosophicaldebates; 2 The ambiguity of democracy; 3 Expanding democracy; 4 Can there be nonliberal democracy?; Part 2 Explaining democracy: causal debates; 5 The market; 6 Civil society; Part 3 Pursuing democracy: political debates; 7 Power, legitimacy, and the interpretation ofdemocracy; 8 Deromanticizing democracy; Bibliography; Index
Control code
818847565
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (289 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847794314
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1553xnf
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)818847565

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