Deen K. Chatterjee,David A. Crocker,Carol C. Gould,James's Democracy in a Global World: Human Rights and Political PDF

By Deen K. Chatterjee,David A. Crocker,Carol C. Gould,James Nickel,David Reidy,Martha C. Nussbaum,Andrew Oldenquist,Kok-Chor Tan,William McBride,Frank Cunningham

ISBN-10: 074251451X

ISBN-13: 9780742514515

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ISBN-13: 9780742514522

The chapters during this quantity care for well timed concerns concerning democracy in thought and in perform in present day globalized international. Authored by way of major political philosophers of our time, they seem the following for the 1st time. The essays problem and shield assumptions in regards to the position of democracy as a plausible political and felony establishment in accordance with globalization, retaining in concentration the position of rights on the normative foundations of democracy in a pluralistic global. via an exam of key themes of present relevance, with contrasting perspectives of the best theorists, the chapters handle the main correct theories and sorts of globalization, conventional democratic paradigms and their limits, public deliberation and democratic participation, the ethical risks of imperial democracy, and the way forward for liberal democracy. as well as suggesting new views on democracy, they use the present debate on justice, human rights, sovereignty, and cultural relativism to make clear enduring questions on politics, tradition, and worldwide improvement. This well timed and provocative assortment should be of curiosity to somebody excited about democracy, human rights, international justice, fiscal improvement, poverty, foreign legislations, peace, and numerous elements of globalization.

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Democracy in a Global World: Human Rights and Political Participation in the 21st Century (Philosophy and the Global Context) by Deen K. Chatterjee,David A. Crocker,Carol C. Gould,James Nickel,David Reidy,Martha C. Nussbaum,Andrew Oldenquist,Kok-Chor Tan,William McBride,Frank Cunningham


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