The Future Of Liberal Revolution

The Future Of Liberal Revolution

by Bruce A. Ackerman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300058985

ISBN-13: 9780300058987

Pub. Date: 02/23/1994

Publisher: Yale University Press

In this timely and important book, a leading legal and political philosopher examines the renewed possibilities for the spread of democratic liberalism now that the Cold War has ended and new orders emerge after the recent revolutions in Eastern Europe. Bruce A. Ackerman argues that the creation of a democratic federal Europe and new constitutions for countries in…  See more details below

Overview

In this timely and important book, a leading legal and political philosopher examines the renewed possibilities for the spread of democratic liberalism now that the Cold War has ended and new orders emerge after the recent revolutions in Eastern Europe. Bruce A. Ackerman argues that the creation of a democratic federal Europe and new constitutions for countries in Eastern Europe would help secure a liberal political order for the future.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300058987
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
02/23/1994
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
164
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.38(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
1A New Era1
2Rethinking Revolution5
3The Next European Revolution25
4Constitutionalizing Revolution46
5The Mirage of Corrective Justice69
6Judges as Founders99
7The Meaning of 1989113
Notes125
Index147

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