The Spectre of Democracy: The Rise of Modern Democracy as seen by its Critics

The Spectre of Democracy: The Rise of Modern Democracy as seen by its Critics

by Michael Levin

Paperback(1st ed. 1992)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781349125494
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 01/01/1992
Edition description: 1st ed. 1992
Pages: 249
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Part 1 Facts and theories: the legislative background; the case against democracy. Part 2 Thinkers: John Adams; G.W.F.Hegel; Alexis de Tocqueville; Thomas Carlyle. Part 3 Democracy and discrimination: "beings of an inferior order" - the ideology of black subordination in the USA; "exalted by their inferiority" - on the subjection of women.

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