The Will of the People: A Modern Myth

The Will of the People: A Modern Myth

by Albert Weale


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781509533275
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 11/19/2018
Pages: 120
Product dimensions: 4.80(w) x 7.30(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Albert Weale is Emeritus Professor of Political Theory and Public Policy at University College London and Fellow of the British Academy.

Table of Contents

  • Table of Contents
  • Acknowledgements
  • Preface
  • Chapter 1 In the Grip of a Myth
  • Chapter 2 Nostalgic Myths
  • Chapter 3 What is a People?
  • Chapter 4 Majority Willing?
  • Chapter 5 The Mythical Sovereign
  • Chapter 6 On Being Outnumbered
  • Chapter 7 Democracy without Myth
  • Chapter 8 The Ethics of Responsibility
  • Notes

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