Democracy and Its Critics / Edition 1

Democracy and Its Critics / Edition 1

by Robert A. Dahl
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300049382

ISBN-13: 9780300049381

Pub. Date: 07/28/1991

Publisher: Yale University Press

In this prize-winning book, one of the most prominent political theorists of our time makes a major statement about what democracy is and why it is important. Robert Dahl examines the most basic assumptions of democratic theory, tests them against the questions raised by its critics, and recasts the theory of democracy into a new and coherent whole. He concludes by…  See more details below

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In this prize-winning book, one of the most prominent political theorists of our time makes a major statement about what democracy is and why it is important. Robert Dahl examines the most basic assumptions of democratic theory, tests them against the questions raised by its critics, and recasts the theory of democracy into a new and coherent whole. He concludes by discussing the direction in which democracy must move if advanced democratic states are to exist in the future.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300049381
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
07/28/1991
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
397
Sales rank:
567,650
Product dimensions:
6.36(w) x 9.04(h) x 1.18(d)

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