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Books di Gutmann Amy editi da Princeton Univ Pr

Why Deliberative Democracy?

Why Deliberative Democracy?

Gutmann Amy  Thompson Dennis 
edizioni Princeton Univ Pr , 2004

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?,...

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€ 30,90
The Spirit of Compromise

The Spirit of Compromise

Gutmann Amy  Thompson Dennis 
edizioni Princeton Univ Pr collana Princeton Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2014

To govern in a democracy, political leaders have to compromise. When they do not, the result is political paralysis--dramatically demonstrated by the gridlock in Congress in recent years. In The Spirit of Compromise, eminent political thinkers Amy Gutmann and Dennis Thompson show why compromise is so important, what...

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€ 16,10
The Spirit of Compromise

The Spirit of Compromise

Gutmann Amy  Thompson Dennis 
edizioni Princeton Univ Pr , 2012

If politics is the art of the possible, then compromise is the artistry of democracy. Unless one partisan ideology holds sway over all branches of government, compromise is necessary to govern for the benefit of all citizens. A rejection of compromise biases politics in favor of the status quo, even when the rejection...

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€ 25,30
Identity In Democracy

Identity In Democracy

Gutmann Amy 
edizioni Princeton Univ Pr collana Princeton Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2004

Written by one of America's leading political thinkers, this is a book about the good, the bad, and the ugly of identity politics.Amy Gutmann rises above the raging polemics that often characterize discussions of identity groups and offers a fair-minded assessment of the role they play in democracies. She addresses...

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€ 32,70
Democratic Education

Democratic Education

Gutmann Amy 
edizioni Princeton Univ Pr collana Princeton Univ Pr (Paperback) , 1999

Who should have the authority to shape the education of citizens in a democracy? This is the central question posed by Amy Gutmann in the first book-length study of the democratic theory of education. The author tackles a wide range of issues, from the democratic case against book banning to the role of teachers' unions...

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€ 51,00