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Reasonable democracy

Jürgen Habermas and the politics of discourse

by Simone Chambers

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Habermas, Jürgen.,
  • Democracy -- Social aspects.,
  • Discourse analysis.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementSimone Chambers.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJA76 .C479 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 250 p. ;
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL808815M
    ISBN 100801426685, 0801483301
    LC Control Number95045577

    Farrelly argues against the principled paradigm of ideal theory and champions instead a virtue-oriented theory of justice entitled 'civic liberalism'. He critically assesses the main contemporary theories of justice and tackles a number of applied topics, ranging from constitutional design and free speech to welfare reform and economic incentives.   David Frum’s “Trumpocracy” takes aim at the president and those who empower him, and “How Democracies Die,” by Steven Levitsky and Daniel Ziblatt, reads at times like a sly subtweet of. The Democracy Sourcebook offers a collection of classic writings and contemporary scholarship on democracy, creating a book that can be used by undergraduate and graduate students in a wide variety of courses, including American politics, international relations, comparative politics, and political philosophy. The editors have chosen substantial excerpts from the essential theorists of the.


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