Introducing Democracy

Author: David Beetham
Publisher: UNESCO
ISBN: 9231040871
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Presents a selection of questions and answers covering the principles of democracy, including human rights, free and fair elections, open and accountable government, and civil society.

Introducing Democracy

Author: David Beetham
Publisher: Polity
ISBN: 9780745615196
Format: PDF, ePub
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This textbook, specially commissioned by UNESCO, addresses eighty of the most pressing questions about democracy today.

Democracy in Practice

Author: S. Rai
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137361913
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This collection makes a compelling case for the importance of studying ceremony and ritual in deepening our understanding of modern democratic parliaments. It reveals through rich case studies that modes of behaviour, the negotiation of political and physical spaces and the creation of specific institutional cultures, underpin democracy in practice

Theories of Democracy

Author: Frank Cunningham
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134584954
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This is the first book to be published in this exciting new series on political philosophy. Cunningham provides a critical and clear introduction to the main contemporary approaches to democracy: participatory democracy, classic and radical pluralism, deliberative democracy, catallaxy, and others. Also discussed are theorists in the background of current democratic thought, such as Tocqueville, Mill, and Rousseau. The book includes applications of democratic theories including an extended discussion of democracy and globalisation.

Gateways to Democracy Introduction to American Government

Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 1467218235
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Facts101 is your complete guide to Gateways to Democracy , Introduction to American Government. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Gateways to Democracy An Introduction to American Government

Author: John G. Geer
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305562402
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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GATEWAYS TO DEMOCRACY introduces the American political system to students, pointing out in each chapter the gateways that facilitate, or at times block, participation. In emphasizing how the political system works-and how individuals and groups have opened gates to influence public policy-the text helps students see the relevance of government in their lives. The third edition provides coverage of the 2014 midterm elections as well as enhanced discussion of the politics, policies, and issues affecting Latinos in the United States. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.