Democracy

ISBN 10 : 9781139465199
ISBN 13 : 1139465198

Democracy identifies the general processes causing democratization and de-democratization at a national level across the world over the last few hundred years. It singles out integ..

On Democracy

ISBN 10 : 9780300194463
ISBN 13 : 0300194463

This lucid book by the preeminent democratic theorist of our time explains the nature, value, and mechanics of democracy. This new edition includes two additional chapters by Ian S..

Democracy A Very Short Introduction

ISBN 10 : 9780192802507
ISBN 13 : 019280250X

No political concept is more used, and misused, than that of democracy. Looking at key case studies, this explores the history of the doctrine and practice of democracy, and of the..

Democracy And Difference

ISBN 10 : 0691044783
ISBN 13 : 9780691044781

The global trend toward democratization of the last two decades has been accompanied by the resurgence of various politics of "identity/difference." From nationalist and ethnic rev..

Judicial Independence In The Age Of Democracy

ISBN 10 : 0813920167
ISBN 13 : 9780813920160

This collection of essays by leading scholars of constitutional law looks at a critical component of constitutional democracy--judicial independence--from an international comparat..

Torture And Democracy

ISBN 10 : 0691114226
ISBN 13 : 9780691114224

This is the most comprehensive, and most comprehensively chilling, study of modern torture yet written. Darius Rejali, one of the world's leading experts on torture, takes the read..

Carbon Democracy

ISBN 10 : 9781844677450
ISBN 13 : 1844677451

"Timothy Mitchell begins with the history of coal power to tell a radical new story about the rise of democracy. Coal was a source of energy so open to disruption that oligarchies ..