3 edition of Creating a democracy found in the catalog.
Creating a democracy
by South Mountain Press
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||26|
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This book, the first biography of Follett, illuminates the life of this intriguing woman and reveals how she developed her farsighted theories about the organization of human of twenty years of civic work in Boston’s immigrant neighborhoods, Follett developed ideas about the group basis of democracy and the foundations of social interaction that placed her among leading progressive intellectuals.5/5(1).
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The book provides a much-needed health warning against the notion that liberal democracy is a natural ally against racism. By insisting that we should stop ‘hyping’ the far right and start challenging it, the book eloquently promotes a full-throttle anti-racism when we need it most.”.
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This book is a must read for if you are in higher education, care about dialogue and deliberation, and. “ Creating a Democratic Public, by Kevin Mattson, is one of those books that provide a new lens for viewing American political theory and practice.
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From Dictatorship to Democracy, A Conceptual Framework for Liberation is a book-length essay on the generic problem of how to destroy a dictatorship and to prevent the rise of a new one.
The book was written in by Gene Sharp (), a professor of political science at the University of book has been published in many countries worldwide and translated into more Author: Gene Sharp.
Books about democracy. Subcategories. This category has only the following subcategory. Novels about democracy (2 C, 1 P) Pages in category "Books about democracy" The following 49 pages are in this category, out of 49 total.
This list may not reflect recent changes. Against Democracy. During America's Progressive Era at the beginning of the twentieth century, democracy was more alive than it is today.
Social activists and intellectuals of that era formed institutions where citizens educated themselves about pressing issues and public matters.
While these efforts at democratic participation have largely been forgotten, their rediscovery may represent our best hope for. Teachers Democracy Mentors Visionaries who have brought their insights and expertise to bear on creating healthy democracy.
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by Kristin Shrader-Frechette. Environmental Ethics and Science Policy Series. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *Brand: Oxford University Press.Media democracy is a democratic approach to media studies that advocates for the reform of mass media to strengthen public service broadcasting and develop participation in alternative media and citizen journalism in order to create a mass media system that informs and empowers all members of society and enhances democratic values.
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