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Democracy as Discussion

Civic Education and the American Forum Movement (Lexington Studies in Political Communication)

by William Keith

  • 118 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Lexington Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil rights & citizenship,
  • Political Science,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • General,
  • Speech,
  • Political Science / General,
  • Political Ideologies - Democracy,
  • Civics,
  • Forums (Discussion and debate),
  • History,
  • Study and teaching,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages378
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7913738M
    ISBN 100739115073
    ISBN 109780739115077

      Yascha Mounk’s book The People vs. Democracy and Steven Levitsky and Daniel Ziblatt’s How Democracies Die are recent entries in a substantial literature on the “crisis.” Pollsters. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lasker, Bruno, Democracy through discussion. New York, H.W. Wilson Co., (OCoLC)

    3. The pro-democracy speaker (supporter of rule by the citizens who in a direct democracy all vote on all issues) says in democracy magistrates are held accountable and are selected by lot; deliberation is made by the entire citizen body (optimally, according to Plato, adult males). Equality is the guiding principle of democracy. Tocqueville argues that one must study social conditions in order to understand the laws and ideas that regulate a nation. He describes Americas’ social condition as, in a word, democratic. Equality reigned from the start in New England, although to the South some English proprietors had imported aristocratic principles of inheritance, buttressed by slavery.

      Democracy in America is the result of his studies. The book was and still remains, so popular because it deals with issues such as religion, the press, money, class structure, racism, the role of government, and the judicial system – issues that are just as relevant today as they were : Ashley Crossman. Book Discussion Group: Democracy in Chains Democracy in Chains is an explosive exposé of the little-known thinker behind the radical right’s relentless campaign to eliminate unions, suppress voting, privatize public education, stop action on climate change, and alter the Constitution.


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