AuthorCarter, April
TitleDirect action and democracy today / April Carter
Imprint Cambridge : Polity Press, 2005
Descript xi, 298 p. ; 24 cm


Direct action: Past and present -- Part I Liberal states, global neoliberalism and issues of power -- Violence, nonviolence and power: Is liberal democracy nonviolent? -- Democratic deficit, civil society and social movements: The role for direct action -- Economic globalization and democratic deficit: The role of global resistance -- Part II Democratic theory and the role of direct action -- Liberal democratic theory, direct action and globalization -- Participatory democracy and direct action: Republicanism, deliberative democracy and critiques -- Socialism, cosmopolitanism and direct democracy -- Democratic arguments for direct action

Direct action Political participation

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