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Understanding Deliberative Democracy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,460. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Philosophy
This compilation is a comprehensive guide to contemporary deliberative democracy thought. It contains four guides, beginning with the basic tenets of deliberative democracy theory in Deliberative Democracy Basics, before moving on to explore the deliberative theories of John Rawls, Jurgen Habermas, and John Dryzek.
John Dryzek and Deliberative Democracy
Series: Understanding Deliberative Democracy, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,510. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Philosophy
John Dryzek argues for a transnational deliberative democracy that moves beyond the nation state. This detailed, article length guide outlines Dryzek's radical concept of citizenship, his arguments about de-traditionalisation of societies through globalisation, and a transnational public sphere.
Jurgen Habermas and Deliberative Democracy
Series: Understanding Deliberative Democracy, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,150. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Philosophy
Jurgen Habermas is one of the most influential thinkers of our time. This detailed, article length guide examines his theory of deliberative democracy and covers many of the central concepts such as communicative reason, communicative power, and the ideal speech community.
John Rawls and Deliberative Democracy
Series: Understanding Deliberative Democracy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Philosophy
John Rawls is a giant of modern democratic thought, but much of his important work is buried deep in weighty tomes, or hidden behind academic jargon that few people have the strength of will to decipher. This book is a concise and clearly written article length guide that covers important concepts in Rawls's democratic theory, including the idea of public reason and the politicized public sphere.