The Governance Report 2017

The Governance Report 2017

by The Hertie School of Governance

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ISBN-13: 9780198787327
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 06/06/2017
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author



The Hertie School of Governance is a private university based in Berlin, Germany, accredited by the state and the German Science Council. It prepares exceptional students for leadership positions in government, business, and civil society. Interdisciplinary and practice-oriented teaching, first-class research and an extensive international network set the Hertie School apart and position it as an ambassador of good governance, characterised by public debate and engagement. The school was founded at the end of 2003 as a project of the Hertie Foundation, which remains its major partner.

Table of Contents



Preface
Acknowledgements
List of Figures, Tables, and Boxes
List of Abbreviations

I. Democracy Challenged, Helmut K. Anheieir
II. On Democratic Innovations, Claus Offe
III. Democratic Innovation and the Politics of Fear: Lessons from Eastern Europe, Daniel Smilov
IV. The Contradictions of Democratic Innovation in the United States, Didi Kuo
V. Democratic Innovations: Lessons From Beyond the West, Thamy Pogrebinschi
VI. Democratic Innovations for Re-Engaging Citizens Around the World, Matthias Haber
VII. Governing Exigencies: On Liberal Democracy and National Security, Ewa Atanassow and Ira Katznelson
VIII. The Limits of Democratic Innovations in Established Democracies, Wolfgang Merkel
IX. Democratic Innovations and Social Movements, Donatella Della Porta and Andrea Felicetti
X. Innovations in Activism in the Digital Era: Campaigning for Refugee Rights in 2015-16, Nina Hall
XI. Democracy and Innovations: A Conceptual Toolbox, Claus Offe
XII. Innovations at a Glance, Helmut K. Anheier, Sonja Kaufmann, and Regina A. List

References
About the Contributors
I. Introduction: What are the Issues?, Helmut K. Anheier
II. The Politics of Fear and Lessons for Democracy: Innovative Responses from Central and Eastern Europe, Ivan Krastev and Daniel Smilov
III. Democracy and Governance in the US: In Search of Innovations, Didi Kuo
IV. Governing Emergency: Democracy at Times of Duress, Ewa Atanassow and Ira Katznelson
V. The Limits of Democratic Innovations in Established Democracies - and What Can be Done About to Enhance Democracy, Wolfgang Merkel
VI. Democratic Innovations and Social Movements, Donatella della Porta and Andrea Felicetti
VII. Democratic Innovations: Lessons from Outside the OECD, Thamy Pogrebinschi
VIII. Innovations in Activism in the Digital Era, Nina Hall
IX. An Assessment of Democratic Innovations and Participatory Governance Around the World, Matthias Haber
X. Conclusions and Recommendations, Claus Offe

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