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After OccupyEconomic Democracy for the 21st Century

After Occupy: Economic Democracy for the 21st Century

Tom Malleson

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199330102
eISBN:
9780199368266
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199330102.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

What should progressive social movements after Occupy be aiming for? What is the underlying economic vision and what are the ultimate economic goals? This book provides an answer to these questions. ... More

Beyond OriginsRethinking Founding in a Time of Constitutional Democracy

Beyond Origins: Rethinking Founding in a Time of Constitutional Democracy

Angelica Maria Bernal

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780190494223
eISBN:
9780190494247
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190494223.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

From classical stories of divine lawgivers to contemporary ones of Founding Fathers and constitutional beginnings, foundings have long been synonymous with singular, extraordinary moments of ... More

The Biopolitics of Embryos and AlphabetsA Reproductive History of the Nonhuman

The Biopolitics of Embryos and Alphabets: A Reproductive History of the Nonhuman

Ruth A. Miller

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780190638351
eISBN:
9780190638399
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190638351.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

The two subjects of this book are biopolitics (unfashionable since the late 1990s) and posthumanism (falling out of fashion since the mid-2000s). Taking the inauspicious intersection of these two ... More

Bourgeoisie, State and DemocracyRussia, Britain, France, Germany, and the USA

Bourgeoisie, State and Democracy: Russia, Britain, France, Germany, and the USA

Graeme Gill

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199544684
eISBN:
9780191719912
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199544684.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

This book is concerned with two major issues: the role of the economic bourgeoisie in the emergence of democracy, and the nature and role of the new class of businessmen that has emerged in ... More

Chains of PersuasionA Framework for Religion in Democracy

Chains of Persuasion: A Framework for Religion in Democracy

Benjamin R. Hertzberg

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190883041
eISBN:
9780190883072
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190883041.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

Democratic citizens around the world appeal to religious arguments, ideals, identities, and institutions in their political activism. And yet predominant theoretical accounts of liberal democracy ... More

Democracy after VirtueToward Pragmatic Confucian Democracy

Democracy after Virtue: Toward Pragmatic Confucian Democracy

Sungmoon Kim

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780190671235
eISBN:
9780190671266
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190671235.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

In the past two decades contemporary Confucian political theory has been propelled by the dialectical conversation between Confucianism and democracy and, more recently, between Confucian democracy ... More

Democracy in MotionEvaluating the Practice and Impact of Deliberative Civic Engagement

Democracy in Motion: Evaluating the Practice and Impact of Deliberative Civic Engagement

Tina Nabatchi, John Gastil, Matt Leighninger, and G. Michael Weiksner (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199899265
eISBN:
9780199980147
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199899265.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

The field of deliberative civic engagement is rapidly growing around the world—but it remains highly fragmented. Motivated by the widely recognized need to pool the collective experience and ... More

Democracy to ComePolitics as Relational Praxis

Democracy to Come: Politics as Relational Praxis

Fred Dallmayr

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190670979
eISBN:
9780190671006
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190670979.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

The book seeks to lay the groundwork for a new conception of democracy. By contrast to traditional views which located its distinctive character simply in the expansion of the number of rulers, the ... More

An Epistemic Theory of Democracy

An Epistemic Theory of Democracy

Robert E. Goodin and Kai Spiekermann

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780198823452
eISBN:
9780191862137
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198823452.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization, Political Theory

One attractive feature of democracy is its ability to track the truth by information aggregation. The formal support for this claim goes back to Condorcet’s famous jury theorem. However, the theorem ... More

Latin American Constitutionalism, 1810-2010The Engine Room of the Constitution

Latin American Constitutionalism, 1810-2010: The Engine Room of the Constitution

Roberto Gargarella

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199937967
eISBN:
9780199345878
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199937967.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization, Political Theory

The book studies 200 years of Latin American constitutionalism (1810-2010). It both presents a description and a critical analysis of what Latin Americans did with their Constitutions during those ... More

The Lessons of Rancière

The Lessons of Rancière

Samuel A. Chambers

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199927210
eISBN:
9780199980529
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199927210.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

“Liberal democracy” is the name given to a regime that much of the world lives in or aspires to, and both liberal and deliberative theorists focus much of their intellectual energy on working to ... More

Making Rights ClaimsA Practice of Democratic Citizenship

Making Rights Claims: A Practice of Democratic Citizenship

Karen Zivi

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199826414
eISBN:
9780199919437
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199826414.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

Despite the global popularity of rights language, nagging suspicions remain about the compatibility between the practice of rights claiming and democracy. Does rights claiming advances democratic ... More

Montaigne and the Tolerance of Politics

Montaigne and the Tolerance of Politics

Douglas I. Thompson

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190679934
eISBN:
9780190679965
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190679934.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

Montaigne and the Tolerance of Politics provides a new interpretation of Michel de Montaigne’s Essais in the context of his activity as a political negotiator between combatant parties during the ... More

Ordinary DemocracySovereignty and Citizenship Beyond the Neoliberal Impasse

Ordinary Democracy: Sovereignty and Citizenship Beyond the Neoliberal Impasse

Ali Aslam

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190601812
eISBN:
9780190601836
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190601812.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization, Political Theory

Ordinary Democracy examines the organizing practices of contemporary social movements to suggest how citizens are insisting on having a share in governing the forces that shape their lives. Rather ... More

Power and Feminist Agency in CapitalismToward a New Theory of the Political Subject

Power and Feminist Agency in Capitalism: Toward a New Theory of the Political Subject

Claudia Leeb

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190639891
eISBN:
9780190639921
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190639891.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

This book provides answers for the questions of the when, who, how, and what of sociopolitical change and finds solutions to the dilemmas inherent in the idea of the political subject. It introduces ... More

Reading Politics with Machiavelli

Reading Politics with Machiavelli

Ronald J. Schmidt, Jr

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190843359
eISBN:
9780190843380
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190843359.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

Reading Politics with Machiavelli is an anachronistic reading of certain key concepts in Machiavelli’s The Prince and The Discourses (as well as some of his correspondence). In 1513, soon after the ... More

The Shadow of UnfairnessA Plebeian Theory of Liberal Democracy

The Shadow of Unfairness: A Plebeian Theory of Liberal Democracy

Jeffrey Green

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190215903
eISBN:
9780190600679
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190215903.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

In this sequel to his prize-winning book, The Eyes of the People, Jeffrey Edward Green draws on philosophy, history, social science, and literature to ask what democracy can mean in a world where it ... More

The Struggle for DemocracyParadoxes of Progress and the Politics of Change

The Struggle for Democracy: Paradoxes of Progress and the Politics of Change

Christopher Meckstroth

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780190213923
eISBN:
9780190213947
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190213923.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

When political factions compete over the right to act in the “people’s” name, who is to decide? This problem was left unresolved by the great seventeenth- and eighteenth-century theorists of popular ... More

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