This book, along with its companion volume, Democracy as the Political Empowerment of the Citizen, relates the democratic potential of the latest electronic technologies to the idea of direct-participatory democracy. Taking a critical look at the past and present theories of democracy, this volume clarifies the original meaning of the idea of democracy and explains the distortions it has suffered throughout its long history.Debating Democracya#39;s Discontent: Essay on American Politics, Law, and Public Philosophy. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998. Ankersmit, F. R. Political Representation. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2002. Appleby, Joyce, Lynn Huntanbsp;...
|Title||:||Democracy as the Political Empowerment of the People|
|Publisher||:||Lexington Books - 2005|