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Modern democracies.

James Bryce

Modern democracies.

by James Bryce

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Democracy,
  • Political science

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC421 B8 1931
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20112838M

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Drawing on decades of research and a wide range of historical and global examples, from s Europe to contemporary Hungary, Turkey, and Venezuela, to the American South during Jim Crow, Levitsky and Ziblatt show how democracies die--and how ours can be saved.

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‘This book restores local democracy to its rightful place at the center of our understanding of national politics. Through an illuminating, comparative historical analysis, the authors show that systematic variations in local political incorporation have laid down enduring differences in the character of multilevel democracy, with far-reaching consequences for policymaking and the quality of Author: Jefferey M.

Sellers, Anders Lidström, Yooil Bae. OCLC Number: Description: 2 volumes ; 23 cm: Contents: Vol. 1: I. Considerations applicable to democratic government in general: Introductory --The method of enquiry --The definition of democracy --The historical evolution of democracy --The theoretical foundations of democracy --Liberty --Equality --Democracy and education --Democracy and religion --The press in a democracy --Party.

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Why do some democracies succeed while others fail. In seeking an answer to this classic problem, G. Bingham Powell, Jr., examines the record of voter participation, government stability, and violence in 29 democracies during the s and s.

The core of the book and its most distinguishing feature is the treatment of the role of political parties in mobilizing citizens and containing violence. In a direct democracy citizens vote on laws in an assembly, as they did in ancient Greek city-states and do today in New England towns.

In an indirect democracy citizens elect officials to represent them in government; representation is typical of most modern democracies. Lessons from Walden. Bob Pepperman Taylor, the Elliott A. Brown Green and Gold Professor of Law, Politics, and Political Behavior at the University of Vermont, has published an important new book titled Lessons from Walden: Thoreau and the Crisis of American this original and passionate work, Taylor presents a wide-ranging inquiry into the nature and implications of Henry Phone: () Modern democracy in many ways is the opposite of ancient democracy.

Modern democracy requires that there must be a constitution, that there must be equality before the law, there must be individual rights and liberties, there must be civil rights.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bryce, James Bryce, Viscount, Modern democracies. New York, The Macmillan company, (OCoLC)Political Parties: A Sociological Study of the Oligarchical Tendencies of Modern Democracy (German: Zur Soziologie des Parteiwesens in der modernen Demokratie; Untersuchungen über die oligarchischen Tendenzen des Gruppenlebens) is a book by the sociologist Robert Michels, published in and first introducing the concept of iron law of : Robert Michels.A democracy is a political system, or a system of decision-making within an institution or organization or a country, in which all members have an equal share of power.

Modern democracies are characterized by two capabilities that differentiate them fundamentally from earlier forms of government: the capacity to intervene in their own societies and the recognition of their sovereignty by an.