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Rational Foundations of Democratic Politics

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political economy,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Political structures: democracy,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Political Science,
  • Democracy,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Political Ideologies - Democracy,
  • Business & Economics / Economics / General,
  • General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAlbert Breton (Editor), Gianluigi Galeotti (Editor), Pierre Salmon (Editor), Ronald Wintrobe (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages270
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7765075M
    ISBN 100521822548
    ISBN 109780521822541

    Political Science textbooks f or Class IX and Class X to gether f orm an inte gra ted whole. That is why we called them Democratic Politics-I and Democratic Politics-II. This book be gins where the Political Science te xtbook stopped last y ear in Class IX. Last year the tour of democracy introduced you mainly to some basicFile Size: 1MB. [ 32 ] the political economy of democracy. that might be difficult to measure empirically and even harder to vary in real po- litical systems. a direct test of the model’s prediction for the differential impact of different electoral systems is complicated by Cited by:

    In this paper, we formulate a political system that can satisfy certain desirable characteristics, namely: 1. democratic participation 2. serving for universal interest 3. public sector efficiency. Contrasts with Near Eastern theocracies dominated by gods, priests, and religion Great Greek contribution to politics is idea of law rooted in human community However, emergence of rational attitudes did not end religion Many leaders and commanders consult omens and oracles Greeks always show respect for deities.

    Based on excellent and thorough research and most engagingly written, this book is a must-read for political and international theorists.” —Beate Jahn, University of Sussex “Molloy pulls the rug out from underneath the Kantian foundations of liberalism, the Democratic Peace, and cosmopolitanism. Democratic theory is an established subfield of political theory that is primarily concerned with examining the definition and meaning of the concept of democracy, as well as the moral foundations, obligations, challenges, and overall desirability of democratic governance. Generally speaking, a commitment to democracy as an object of study and.


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