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Conversations with Tocqueville: The Global Democratic Revolution in the Twenty-first Century

Social science


by
Sheldon Gellar (Editor), Aurelian Craiutu (Editor) and Elinor Ostrom (Introduction author)

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 352 pages

File size: 1.2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

In this book, the collected writers argue that Tocquevillian analytics can be used to understand developments in non-Western as well as Western societies and can be updated to address such issues as globalization, ethnicity, and New WorldDOld World and EastDWest dynamics. This cross-disciplinary book brings together fourteen authors from three continents whose reflections on the prospects for democracy invite us to reconsider the virtues and limitations of democratic institutions and principles across the world.