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5 edition of Foundations of democracy found in the catalog.

Foundations of democracy

by Kenneth Rodriguez

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Center for Civic Education in Calabasas, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civics,
  • Citizenship,
  • Democracy,
  • Administration of Justice,
  • Law,
  • Study and teaching (Elementary)

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[writers, Kenneth Rodriguez ... [et al.]]
    SeriesFoundations of democracy
    ContributionsCenter for Civic Education (Calif.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24971245M
    ISBN 100898181585, 0898181593, 0898181607, 0898181615, 0898181623
    ISBN 109780898181586, 9780898181593, 9780898181609, 9780898181616, 9780898181623
    OCLC/WorldCa55500489

    (source: Nielsen Book Data) Foundations of Democracy in the European Union offers a new approach to understanding how European democracy has developed, by examining key episodes in the history of the process up to the present time. The controversial thesis at the center of this study is that, despite the importance of slavery in Athenian society, the most distinctive characteristic of Athenian democracy was the unprecedented prominence it gave to free labor. Wood argues that the emergence of the peasant as citizen, juridically and politically independent, accounts for much that is remarkable in Athenian political.

    () Enlightenment thinker from France who wrote a book called, The Spirit of the Laws in In his book, Montesquieu describes what he considers to be the best government. He states that government should divide itself according to its powers, creating a Judicial, Legislative, and . Elements of Democracy: The Fundamental Principles, Concepts, Social Foundations, and Processes of Democracy Charles F. Bahmueller Center for Civic Education, - Democracy - pages.

      The Democracy Advantage: How Democracies Promote Prosperity and Peace (a Council on Foreign Relations book–published by Routledge), coauthored by Open Society Institute Director of U.S. Advocacy Morton Halperin (with Joseph T. Siegle and Michael M. Weinstein) makes a compelling case that they do.   Elite Foundations of Liberal Democracy marks a major contribution to the literature on the role of elites in regime changes. John Higley and Michael Burton present a superb treatment, which combines broad historical and comparative overview and in-depth theoretical analysis. One notable feature of the book is its realism: liberal democracy Price: $


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Advocacy Morton Halperin (with Joseph T. Siegle and Michael M. Weinstein) and featuring a foreword by George Soros, makes the case for the superiority of democratic development.Books shelved as democracy: How Democracies Die: What History Reveals About Our Future by Steven Levitsky, Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville.