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Global democracy--for and against

Raffaele Marchetti

Global democracy--for and against

ethical theory, institutional design and social struggles

by Raffaele Marchetti

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Published by Routledge in Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Democracy,
  • Globalization,
  • Civil society

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRaffaele Marchetti.
    SeriesDemocratization studies -- 12
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC423 .M3558 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24058094M
    ISBN 109780415437196, 9780203928806
    LC Control Number2007042184

      Democracy: A Life is a magisterial and moving account of the fate of democracy, understood as the rule of the masses and political empowerment of the poor, on the basis of some workable definition of freedom and equality. In an easy, graceful style with flashes of revelatory personal expression, Paul Cartledge deploys his stunning mastery of 4/5(25). Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

    Democratic globalization. Democratic globalisation is a social movement towards an institutional system of global democracy. In their view, this would bypass nation-states, corporate oligopolies, ideological NGOs, cults and mafias. One of its most prolific proponents is the British political thinker David Held.   According to Scholte, statism is the view that “global democracy is best achieved through multilateral collaboration among democratic nation-states” (4), whereas cosmopolitanism suggests that “global democracy is optimally realized by elevating pillars of Western liberal democracy from the national to the global level” (4).

    The last half of the 20th century has been an era of democratic triumph. The main anti-democratic regimes - communist, fascist, Nazi - have disappeared, and new democracies are emerging vigorously or tentatively throughout the world. In this book, one of the most prominent political theorists of our time provides a primer on democracy that clarifies what it is, why it is valuable, 3/5(6).   THE CHALLENGE OF DEMOCRACY: AMERICAN GOVERNMENT IN GLOBAL POLITICS, THE ESSENTIALS introduces new co-author Debra Schildkraut to this stellar author team. This best-selling American government text is highly acclaimed for the non-ideological framework it uses to explore three themes: Brand: Cengage Learning.


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Review. "Either democracy is global or it is not democracy" asserts Raffaele Marchetti in opening his book. It is indeed about time that contemporary democratic theory and practice caught up with this idea. Marchetti is an ultracosmopolitan.

He believes that existing cosmopolitans have made too many concessions to the way the world currently works, Format: Paperback.

This book defends the case for the expansion of the democratic model to the global political sphere. Concentrating on the democratic deficit of international affairs, it examines the nexus between the phenomenon of international exclusion and the political response of global by: Book Description.

This book defends the case for the expansion of the democratic model to the global political sphere. Concentrating on the democratic deficit of international affairs, it examines the nexus between the phenomenon of international exclusion and the political response of global democracy.

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Is world government the answer to pressing global issues such as war, global injustices and environmental problems. Torbj rn T nnsj presents the case for this notion of a sovereign world government has been defended in the past by philosophers such as Bertrand Russell and A.C. Ewing, but has been eclipsed by less radical ideas to do with peaceful cooperation/5.

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The argument, instead, is about changes in the current world order that necessitate, according to its supporters, some form of global democracy. The argument is functional in form: there are certain essential tasks that need to be fulfilled, and that can only be fulfilled by democratic institutions operating above the national by: Torbjörn Tännsjö is Kristian Claëson Professor of Practical Philosophy at Stockholm University.

He is author of several books including Global Democracy (EUP, ), Conservatism for Our Time (), Populist Democracy (), Hedonistic Utilitarianism (). Against Democracy is a serious work, not intended for the casual reader.

Jason Brennan is an academic philosopher, specializing in the philosophy of politics. In this book, he is primarily addressing his peers, and other serious students of the topic/5(50).

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[Raffaele Marchetti] -- This book defends the case for the expansion of the democratic model to the global political sphere; it examines the nexus between the phenomenon of international exclusion and the political response. Against Democracy is a serious work, not intended for the casual reader.

Jason Brennan is an academic philosopher, specializing in the philosophy of politics. In this book, he is primarily addressing his peers, and other serious students of the topic/5(66). Despite being extremely eager to read "Against Democracy and Equality", the book proved to be a work of rigid prose and recycled/mixed thought.

"The New Right" (adopting its name from a slur created by the French Media), is essentially a mix of Leftist and Rightist ideas/5. This book defends the case for the expansion of the democratic model to the global political sphere.

Concentrating on the democratic deficit of international affairs, it examines the nexus between the phenomenon of international exclusion and the political response of global : Global democracy is a field of academic study and political activism concerned with making the global political system more democratic.

This topic has become a central area of inquiry for established literatures including political philosophy, international relations (IR), international law, and sociology. Two important new books offer insightful diagnoses and potential solutions for these dangers: Tom Nichols’ The Death of Expertise: The Campaign Against Established Knowledge and Why it Matters Author: Ilya Somin.

This book articulates a participatory conception of deliberative democracy that takes the democratic ideal of self-government seriously. It aims to improve citizens' democratic control and vindicate the value of citizens' participation against conceptions that threaten to undermine it.

The book critically analyzes deep pluralist, epistocratic, and lottocratic conceptions of democracy. [Pub] Against Democracy PDF By Jason Brennan Against Democracy €|€# in Books €|€ €|€Original language: English €|€PDF # 1 €|€ x x l.0 €|€File type: PDF €|€ pages | File size: Mb I think that Against Democracy are great because they are so attention holding, I mean you know how.

Global Democracy: For and Against: Ethical Theory, Institutional Design and Social Struggles (ebook) Published March 5th by Routledge. This book is an unprecedented attempt to analyze the role of the law in the global movement for social justice.

Case studies in the book are written by leading scholars from both the global South and the global North, and combine empirical research on the ground with innovative sociolegal theory to shed new light on a wide array of topics.

Raffaele Marchetti is Senior Assistant Professor of International Relations at LUISS Guido Carli University, Rome. His research interests lie in global politics and governance, transnational civil society, political risk and democracy.

His recent publications include Partnership in International Policy Making: Civil Society and Public Institutions in Global and European Affairs (Palgrave.

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