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The Search for Deliberative Democracy in China
Language: en
Pages: 343
Authors: E. Leib, B. He
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-10-02 - Publisher: Springer

This book investigates whether the theory of deliberative democracy - developed in the West to focus democratic theory on the legitimation that deliberation can afford - has any application to Chinese processes of democratization. It discovers pockets of theory useful to guide Chinese practices, and also Chinese practice that can
The Oxford Handbook of Deliberative Democracy
Language: en
Pages: 816
Authors: André Bächtiger, John S. Dryzek, Jane Mansbridge, Mark E. Warren
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-23 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Deliberative democracy has been one of the main games in contemporary political theory for two decades, growing enormously in size and importance in political science and many other disciplines. The Oxford Handbook of Deliberative Democracy takes stock of deliberative democracy as a research field, in philosophy, in various research programmes
Why Deliberative Democracy?
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Amy Gutmann, Dennis F. Thompson
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-10 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

The most widely debated conception of democracy in recent years is deliberative democracy--the idea that citizens or their representatives owe each other mutually acceptable reasons for the laws they enact. Two prominent voices in the ongoing discussion are Amy Gutmann and Dennis Thompson. In Why Deliberative Democracy?, they move the
Deliberative Democracy and Beyond
Language: en
Pages: 195
Authors: John S. Dryzek
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

This critical tour through recent democratic theory examines the deliberative turn in democratic theory which argued that democratic legitimacy is to be found in authentic deliberations on the part of those affected by a collective decision.
Deliberative Democracy and Its Discontents
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Samantha Besson, José Luis Martí
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

Drawing on political, legal, national, post-national, as well as American and European perspectives, this collection of essays offers a diverse and balanced discussion of the current arguments concerning deliberative democracy. The essays consider the thr