"A timely exhortation that we need to continually reassess where our thinking (or lack of thinking) has taken us and where we are likely to go as a world society if we are not vigilant! An important book for philosophers, scientists, business leaders, politicians, in short, anyone who is concerned about the fate of mankind if it is left at the mercy of a simplistic world view."Northeastern Naturalist
"David Held leads the way in remedying the basic inadequacies of a democratic theory confined to the nation-state. Essential reading for any discussion of democracy."
Carole Pateman, Professor of Political Science