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A Preface to Democratic Theory / Edition 50

A Preface to Democratic Theory / Edition 50

by Robert A. Dahl
     
 

ISBN-10: 0226134334

ISBN-13: 9780226134338

Pub. Date: 09/15/2006

Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Explores some problems left unsolved by traditional democratic theory, and examines two influential 'model' theories- the madisonian and the populistic.

Overview

Explores some problems left unsolved by traditional democratic theory, and examines two influential 'model' theories- the madisonian and the populistic.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226134338
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
09/15/2006
Edition description:
Enlarged
Pages:
200
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

List of Illustrations....................viii
Author's Note....................ix
Foreword: Reflections on A Preface to Democratic Theory....................xi
Introduction....................1
1. Madisonian Democracy....................4
2. Populistic Democracy....................34
3. Polyarchal Democracy....................63
4. Equality, Diversity, and Intensity....................90
5. American Hybrid....................124
Afterword: Reevaluating Madisonian Democracy....................152
Index....................173

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