Deliberative Politics: Essays on Democracy and Disagreement / Edition 1

Deliberative Politics: Essays on Democracy and Disagreement / Edition 1

by Stephen Macedo
     
 

The 1996 publication of Amy Gutmann and Dennis F. Thompson's Democracy and Disagreement set off a wide and lively debate about the role of moral deliberation in democratic politics. Reaching beyond academic theory, Gutmann and Thompson describe episodes in which serious moral, deliberation has played an important role in American politics. They lay out principles of… See more details below

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The 1996 publication of Amy Gutmann and Dennis F. Thompson's Democracy and Disagreement set off a wide and lively debate about the role of moral deliberation in democratic politics. Reaching beyond academic theory, Gutmann and Thompson describe episodes in which serious moral, deliberation has played an important role in American politics. They lay out principles of reasonable argument to guide ongoing deliberation about America's pressing social, controversies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195131994
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
07/28/1999
Series:
Practical and Professional Ethics Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction, Stephen Macedo
Part I: The Value of Deliberative Democracy
1. Talking as a Decision Procedure?, Frederick Schauer
2. Enough Deliberation: Politics is About Interests and Power, Ian Shapiro
3. Diversity, Toleration, and Deliberative Democracy: Religious Minorities and Public Schooling, William A. Galston
4. Three Limitations of Deliberative Democracy: Identity, Politics, Bad Faith, and Indeterminacy, William H. Simon
5. Deliberation, and What Else?, Michael Walzer
6. The Problem of Implementation and the East Asian Context, Daniel A. Bell
7. Mutual Respect as a Device of Exclusion, Stanley Fish
8. Deliberation: Method Not Theory, Russell Hardin
Part II: The Limits of Deliberative Democracy
9. Agreement without Theory, Cass R. Sunstein
10. Justice, Inclusion, and Deliberative Democracy, Iris Marion Young
11. Constitutionalsim and Deliberative Democracy, Jack Knight
12. Internal Disagreements: Deliberation and Abortion, Alan Wertheimer
13. Law, Democracy, and Moral Disagreement: Comparing Slavery and Abortion, Robert P. George
14. Enabling Deliberative Deliberation: How Managed Care Organizations Ought to Make Decisions about Coverage for New Technologies, Norman Daniels
15. The Deliberative System and Everyday Talk, Jane Mansbridge
Part III: Reply to Critics Amy Gutmann and Dennis Thompson

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