Prospects for Green Liberal Democracy

by Sverker C. Jagers

Publisher: University Press of America

Written in English
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  • Public Policy - Environmental Policy,
  • Political Science / Public Policy / Environmental Policy,
  • Government - General,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Democracy,
  • Liberalism,
  • Political aspects,
  • Sustainable development,
  • Politics/International Relations
The Physical Object
Number of Pages254
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Open LibraryOL8028140M
ISBN 100761836101
ISBN 109780761836100

Oct 11,  · What follows is less a rejoinder than a brief for social democracy, as a tradition that loathed communism and may yet enrich liberalism. Social democracy, for at least a century, has been the domesticated form of socialism -- a vaccine made of benign cultures that can inoculate against the ravages of both communism and laissez Robert Kuttner. Aug 01,  · Challenges descriptions of East Asian societies as Confucian cultures and communitarian Confucian models as a political alternative to liberal democracy. In Confucianism’s Prospects, Shaun O’Dwyer offers a rare critical engagement with English language scholarship on Confucianism. Against the background of historical and sociological Author: Shaun O'dwyer. Mar 27,  · Prospects for Liberal Democracy in the Middle East. But the current repression against the Green Movement after the corrupted presidential election indicates little . The Retreat of Western Liberalism by Edward Luce, is an interesting book examining the recent reverses in traditional Liberal Democracy experienced globally. Luce focuses on the political philosophy of this trend, and examines global ideas, situations and data, from the /5().

will remain subject to the liberal dilemmas analyzed in this book, and any support for democracy will be balanced against strategic and other interests that may point in a different direction. It was in view of liberal progress in the world rather than liberal crisis that a number of more pessimistic scenarios for current world order were rejectedCited by: Jan 01,  · Francis Fukuyama's essay "The End of History?" is surely the most often mentioned and widely discussed article in recent memory. Writing in The National Interest in the summer of , Fukuyama boldly asserted that the world might be witnessing not merely the end of the Cold War, but "the end point of mankind's ideological evolution and the universalization of Western liberal democracy Cited by: 1. Jan 20,  · However, when used judiciously they can be helpful, and my recently published book, Confronting Political Islam: Six Lessons from the West’s Past (Princeton University Press, ) is built around several such analogies. One particularly telling comparison concerns the prospects for Islamic democracy in the Middle East. May 07,  · On May 1, Brookings and Bright Line Watch brought together the authors of four prominent new books that weigh in on the status and prospects of America’s dem.

MORAL FOUNDATIONS OF LIBERAL DEMOCRACY, SECULAR REASONS, AND LIBERAL NEUTRALITY TOWARD THE GOOD ROBERT AUDI* A comprehensive political philosophy should provide an account of the normative basis of the form of government it favors. It should also show how the normative basis it articulates can justify a constitutional structure. A Dirge for the Liberal Arts, a Defense of Western Civilization, and a Prescription for Teaching Patriotism. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary The essays in this book reflect on the paradoxical relationship of liberal education and liberal democracy. Liberal education emphasizes knowledge for its own sake, detached from all instrumental.

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Get this from a library. Prospects for green liberal democracy. [Sverker C Jagers] -- "Both eco-authoritarian and democratic scholars have claimed that a liberal democracy cannot pay due attention to the environment.

However, such claims call for profound analysis. Jagers argues that. Green, T. Lectures on the principles of political obligation.

Nationalism, Liberal Democracy, and the Prospects for International Cooperation. In: Pluralist Democracy in International Relations. The Palgrave Macmillan History of International Thought. Palgrave Macmillan, ChamAuthor: Leonie Holthaus.

Jan 27,  · Prospects for democracy: North, South, East, West Item Preview / David Helt -- Liberal democracy and the limits of democratization / David Beetham -- Deliberative democracy and social choice / David Miller -- Must feminists give up on liberal democracy.

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Köp Prospects for Green Liberal Democracy av Sverker C Jagers på Apr 19,  · Macpherson argues that from its beginnings liberal democracy has accepted the underpinning principle of capitalist societies, that the "market maketh man." If that remains the central assumption of liberal democracy, Macpherson declares, then as an organizing framework for society, liberal democracy has reached the end of its useful by: The Shadow of Unfairness: A Plebeian Theory of Liberal Democracy [Jeffrey Edward Green] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

In this sequel to his prize-winning book, The Eyes of the People, Jeffrey Edward Green draws on philosophyCited by: 7. Keywords: communication, democratic theory, ecosystems, green democracy Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service.

Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter. Drawing from research conducted in Nigeria, Senegal, and Uganda, Christianity, Islam, and Liberal Democracy offers a deeper understanding of how Christian and Islamic faith communities affect the political attitudes of those who belong to them and, in turn, prospects for liberal democracy.

While many analysts believe that religious diversity in developing countries is an impediment to liberal. Historic Myanmar elections in November paved the way for an NLD government led by Aung San Suu Kyi to take office in Marchand saw the country deepen its graduated transition away from authoritarian rule.

Nevertheless, military forces that for decades dominated national politics remain privileged in a constitutional framework designed to deliver 'discipline-flourishing democracy'.

Green liberalism, or liberal environmentalism, is liberalism that includes green politics in its ideology. Green liberals are usually liberal on social issues and "green" on economic issues. The term "green liberalism" was coined Prospects for Green Liberal Democracy book political philosopher Marcel Wissenburg in his book Green Liberalism: The Free and The Green Society.

Liberal Democracy and Environmentalism provides a reflective assessment of recent developments, the social relevance and the future of environmental political theory, concluding that although the alleged pacification of environmentalism is more than skin deep, it is not yet quite deep enough.

Democracy in China: Challenge or Opportunity. By Yu Keping Prof. & Director, China Center for Comparative Politics & Economics After the Cold War, scholars and politicians in both the East and West all believed, according to Francis Fukuyama, that Capitalism had won a final victory and history.

In this book noted political sociologist Larry Diamond sets forth a distinctive theoretical perspective on democratic evolution and consolidation in the late twentieth century. Rejecting theories that posit preconditions for democracy—and thus dismiss its prospects in poor countries—Diamond argues instead for a "developmental" theory of democracy.

The rise of populism in new democracies, especially in Latin America, has brought renewed urgency to the question of how liberal democracy deals with issues of poverty and inequality. Citizens who feel that democracy failed to improve their economic condition are often vulnerable to the appeal of political leaders with authoritarian tendencies.

Sep 25,  · For liberal democracy to recover, we will have to recast prevailing liberal philosophy, politics and economic policy. Philosophically, liberals will. Eckersley, Robyn (). Conclusion: Sovereignty and Democracy Working Together.

Chapter 9 in The Green State: Rethinking Democracy and Sovereignty. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, pp – Jagers, Sverker C. Compatibility between Sustainable Development and Liberal Democracy. Chapter 1 in Prospects for Green Liberal Democracy. Univ.

Jul 02,  · What’s surprising, then, is that, when it comes to Iraq, he proceeds as if liberal institutions are the product of conscious design, easily transferable from one country to another by force and fiat. The rest of the book gives readers little reason to be sanguine about the prospects for turning Iraq into a liberal democracy.

John Green was born in Indianapolis, Indiana and grew up in Orlando, Florida and Birmingham, Alabama. Green is a Christian. He worked as a chaplain at a children’s hospital, and he was enrolled in, but never attend, the University of Chicago’s Divinity School.

1 But he says that he is sometimes uncomfortable with identifying himself as a religious person because fundamentalist Christians. Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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Jun 03,  · What history says about the prospects for Islamic democracy. and my recently published book, and the main burden for improving those prospects lies not on the world’s liberal.

Mar 04,  · Lloyd Green. Sun 4 Mar In his latest book, The People vs Democracy, Mounk focuses on the rise of illiberal democracy – that is the emergence of societies that elect their. Nigeria: the Prospects for Democracy / Hezekiah Olagunju Oladipo Davies by Hezekiah Olagunju Oladipo Davies and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.

Liberal democratic values seem embattled as never before in the United States, and around the world. The time is right for a serious and wide-ranging exploration of the prospects for liberal democracies in a context that acknowledges the historical and contemporary tensions between democracy and liberal values, both in theory and in practice.

cal to understanding how and why liberalism works. Constitu-tionalism itself, and even more so a liberal constitution with its emphasis on the protection of individual rights, is a system of enabling constraints. The constraints shield individuals from tyranny, but they also strengthen the.

Nov 15,  · by Timothy Garton Ash In the autumn ofthe term "velvet revolution" was coined to describe a peaceful, theatrical, negotiated regime change in a small Central European state that no longer exists.

So far as I have been able to establish, the phrase was first used by Western journalists and subsequently taken up by. Political Change in Eastern Europe Since Prospects for Liberal Democracy and a Market Economy by Robert Zuzowski and a great selection of related books.

Feb 12,  · This book reviews the historical development of democracy and the backlash against it, the theoretical character of modern democracy, the practical problems of establishing and maintaining democracy, and the meaning of democracy and its by: Jan 23,  · Prospects for Democracy in Egypt Martin S.

Indyk Monday, January 23, liberal democracy. It will take them hundreds of years to acquire a “democratic culture,” the argument goes Author: Martin S. Indyk. Apr 15,  · Prospects for Democracy assesses this debate through wide--ranging theoretical considerations and a diverse set of case studies.

The volume begins with a major overview of the concept of democracy, from ancient city states to contemporary discussion about the possibility of international democracy.3/5(4).

Liberalism - Liberalism - Legacy and prospects: Liberalism remains a vibrant and influential, if divided, political ideology. In the two decades following the elections of Thatcher and Reagan in –80, modern liberalism appeared to be in dispirited decline.

Most sectors of the British and American economies during this period were deregulated or privatized to effect what Reagan called. Ceaser, a scholar of American political parties, argues that they do, and he challenges colleagues and students to reexamine what they do as political scientists.

He observes that liberal democracy is a compound of two elements not easily wed: constitutionalism and James W. Ceaser.DEMOCRACY AND GREEN POLITICAL THOUGHT of the central foundations of liberal democracy, including the scope of the moral The chapters in this book are taken from a workshop on Green Politics and Democracy at the Conference of the European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) in Madrid in April and we would like to thank the ECPR.Feb 15,  · The time is right for a serious and wide-ranging exploration of the prospects for liberal democracies in a context that acknowledges the historical and contemporary tensions between democracy and.