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Sketch of democracy.

Robert Bisset

Sketch of democracy.

by Robert Bisset

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Published by J. Mathews [etc.] in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece,
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Democracy.,
    • Greece -- Politics and government.,
    • Rome -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Robert Bisset.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJC51 .B62
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, xxv, 352 p.
      Number of Pages352
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL7010089M
      LC Control Number09020366
      OCLC/WorldCa1450367

      Opening with a sketch of the historical development of democracy, this book makes the case for improved civic education, rebuilding trust in institutions and leaders, promoting good character and the revitalization of the healthy community. A constitutional government can mix democracy and oligarchy in one of three ways: (1) a combination of the two; (2) a mean between the two; or (3) a mixture of elements taken from each. In a healthy constitutional government, it is essential that everyone in the city be content with the constitution.

      Anarchist Democracy and the Ideal of Communal Individuality Laurence Davis. Toward Anarchy: A Historical Sketch of the Anarchism-Democracy Divide Markus Lundström. The Democracy Problem Leonard Williams. Malatesta in Brexitland: Toward post-statist geographies of democracy Federico Ferretti, Ant Ince, and Richard J. White. Democracy, has taken all the newly-freed countries by storm. The book under review Democracy in Muslim Societies sheds some light on how democracy affected the Muslim societies. The editor and the co-editors have done their jobs quite well in collecting the relevant data, which makes the book .

      Democracy and Power: The Delhi Lectures (Cambridge, UK: Open Book Publishers, c), by Noam Chomsky, contrib. by Jean Drèze (multiple formats with commentary at Open Book Publishers) Events Leading to the Establishment of the National Endowment for Democracy: Report to Senator Malcolm Wallop (), by United States General Accounting. This is a book to be read not for the agreement or disagreement it provokes but for the thought it invokes. John Kenneth Galbraith. Capitalism, Socialism and Democracy is one of the great classics in twentieth century social science. What makes Schumpeter’s book so brilliant are three things in particular: its novel view of democracy; its heretic analysis of the workings of the capitalist.


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