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Spaces of democracy [electronic resource] : geographical perspectives on citizenship, participation and representation / edited by Clive Barnett and Murray Low.

Publication:
London : SAGE, 2004.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (264 p.)
Subjects:
Political participation.
Democracy.
Citizenship.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
In an historically unprecedented way, democracy is now increasingly seen as a universal model of legitimate rule. This work addresses the key question: How can democracy be understood in theory and in practice?
Contents:
Cover; Contents; List of Contributors; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1 - Geography and Democracy: An Introduction; Chapter 2 - Global Democratization: Measuring and Explaining the Diffusion of Democracy; Chapter 3 - Electoral Geography in Electoral Studies: Putting Voters in Their Place; Chapter 4 - Representation, Law and Redistricting in the United States; Chapter 5 - Citizens and the State: Citizenship Formations in Space and Time; Chapter 6 - Open Borders and Free Population Movement: A Challenge for Liberalism; Chapter 7 - Cities as Spaces of Democracy: Complexity, Scale and Governance
Chapter 8 - Spaces of Public and Private: Locating PoliticsChapter 9 - The Geopolitics of Democracy and Citizenship in Latin America; Chapter 10 - Media, Democracy and Representation: Disembodying the Public; Chapter 11 - Cultures of Democracy: Spaces of Democratic Possibility; Chapter 12 - Spaces of Mobilization: Transnational Social Movements; Index
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Barnett, Clive.
Low, Murray.
ISBN:
1-4462-1630-6
1-4462-2331-0
1-280-36897-7
9786610368976
1-4129-3139-8
OCLC:
70774082
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