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Systems of governments & states

Individuality and Mass Democracy: Mill, Emerson, and the Burdens of Citizenship

ISBN : 9780195384680

Price(incl.tax): 
¥10,010
Author: 
Alex M. Zakaras
Pages
264 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
166 x 245 mm
Pub date
Jan 2010
Democracy, unlike any other form of government, demands that citizens take responsibility for their politics. And yet, over the past fifty years, observers of American democracy have worried that Ame ... Read more

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Innovating Democracy: Democratic Theory and Practice After the Deliberative Turn

ISBN : 9780199650552

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¥5,379
Author: 
Robert E. Goodin
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
162 x 234 mm
Pub date
May 2012
In recent years democratic theory has taken a deliberative turn. Instead of merely casting the occasional ballot, deliberative democrats want citizens to reason together. They embrace 'talk as a decis ... Read more

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International Dimensions of Authoritarian Rule

ISBN : 9780199683628

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¥11,143
Author: 
Oisin Tansey
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Aug 2016
Series
Oxford Studies in Democratization
Autocrats must overcome a range of challenges as they seek to gain and maintain political power, including the threat that comes from both rival elites and discontented publics. The International Pol ... Read more

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Liberalism and Democracy in Myanmar

ISBN : 9780198809609

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¥10,956
Author: 
Roman David; Ian Holliday
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Nov 2018
Historic Myanmar elections in November 2015 paved the way for an NLD government led by Aung San Suu Kyi in March 2016 and saw the country deepen its graduated transition away from authoritarian rule. ... Read more

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Listening for Democracy: Recognition, Representation, Reconciliation

ISBN : 9780199682454

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¥4,466
Author: 
Andrew Dobson
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
141 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jan 2014
Although much prized in daily conversation, good listening has been almost completely ignored in that form of political conversation we know as democracy. This book examines the reasons why so little ... Read more

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Moral Minorities and the Making of American Democracy

ISBN : 9780199371914

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¥5,995
Author: 
Kyle G. Volk
Pages
312 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 236 mm
Pub date
Oct 2014
Should the majority always rule? If not, how should the rights of minorities be protected? In Moral Minorities and the Making of American Democracy, historian Kyle G. Volk unearths the origins of mode ... Read more

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Overdoing Democracy: Why We Must Put Politics in its Place

ISBN : 9780190924195

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¥4,609
Author: 
Robert B. Talisse
Pages
184 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
140 x 140 mm
Pub date
Jan 2020
Provides a novel diagnosis of democratic dysfunctions that locates their source within democracy, rather than emerging from some lapse or failure of democracy Combines philosophical analysis with ... Read more

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Parliaments and Coalitions: The Role of Legislative Institutions in Multiparty Governance

ISBN : 9780199674787

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¥5,566
Author: 
Lanny W. Martin; Georg Vanberg
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
163 x 233 mm
Pub date
May 2013
Series
Comparative Politics
Coalition governments are the norm in most of the world's parliamentary democracies. Because these governments are comprised of multiple political parties, they are subject to tensions that are largel ... Read more

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Parties and People: England 1914-1951

ISBN : 9780199605170

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¥4,103
Author: 
Ross McKibbin
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
135 x 210 mm
Pub date
Jun 2011
The 'sequel' to his best-selling Classes and Cultures, Ross McKibbin's latest book is a powerful reinterpretation of British politics in the first decades of universal suffrage. What did it mean to be ... Read more

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Partners for Democracy: Crafting the New Japanese State Under MacArthur

ISBN : 9780195151169

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¥23,870
Author: 
Ray A. Moore; Donald L. Robinson
Pages
432 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 240 mm
Pub date
Nov 2002
In 1945, Japan surrendered unconditionally to the United States and its allies, thereby planting the seed from which would spring one of the world's most successful and stable democracies. In an age w ... Read more

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