|Introducing Democracy. 80 Questions and Answers
What is democracy? What is the relation between democracy and individual rights? Is majority rule always democratic? How can democracy be maintained and improved?
These are among the 80 questions on democracy this book addresses throughout its 6 chapters:
This revised edition also takes into account new challenges facing our societies, from international terrorism to the HIV and AIDS pandemic.
Its clear exposition of democratic theory and practice will be of value to students, activists, civil servants and interested citizens across the world.
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|Author(s)||Beetham, David; Boyle, Kevin - with cartoons by Plantu|
|Edition||2nd revised edition, first published in 1995|
|Publication Date||2009-04-06 7:00 am|
|Publication Location||Paris, France|
|Number of Pages||134 p.|
|Buy this book at||UNESCO Publishing|
|Purchase book online||Purchase book online|
|Keywords||civil and political rights, civil society, democracy, elections, human rights, nationalism, political participation, political parties|
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