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Product Description: The Supreme Court's 5-4 decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission, which struck down a federal prohibition on independent corporate campaign expenditures, is one of the most controversial opinions in recent memory...read more
By Nadia Urbinati (contributor)
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9780674729001 | Harvard Univ Pr, June 23, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The Supreme Court's 5-4 decision in Citizens United v.

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Product Description: In Democracy Disfigured, Nadia Urbinati diagnoses the ills that beset the body politic in an age of hyper-partisanship and media monopolies and offers a spirited defense of the messy compromises and contentious outcomes that define democracy...read more
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9780674725133 | Harvard Univ Pr, February 25, 2014, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: In Democracy Disfigured, Nadia Urbinati diagnoses the ills that beset the body politic in an age of hyper-partisanship and media monopolies and offers a spirited defense of the messy compromises and contentious outcomes that define democracy.

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Product Description: Hans Kelsen is widely recognized as one of the most important legal theorists of the 20th century. Surprisingly, however, his political writings are not nearly as widely known as his legal theory, especially in the English-speaking world...read more
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9780742533035 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, August 22, 2013, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Hans Kelsen is widely recognized as one of the most important legal theorists of the 20th century.

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Product Description: Nicolas de Condorcet (1743-1794), the innovating founder of mathematical thinking in politics, was the last great philosophe of the French Enlightenment and a central figure in the early years of the French Revolution. His political writings give a compelling vision of human progress across world history and express the hopes of that time in the future perfectibility of man...read more
By Steven Lukes (editor) and Nadia Urbinati (editor)
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9781107021013 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 28, 2012, cover price $94.99 | About this edition: Nicolas de Condorcet (1743-1794), the innovating founder of mathematical thinking in politics, was the last great philosophe of the French Enlightenment and a central figure in the early years of the French Revolution.

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9781107605398 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 28, 2012, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Nicolas de Condorcet (1743-1794), the innovating founder of mathematical thinking in politics, was the last great philosophe of the French Enlightenment and a central figure in the early years of the French Revolution.

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By Nadia Urbinati (editor)
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9780691136110 | Princeton Univ Pr, August 17, 2009, cover price $35.00

Miscellaneous:

9781400831319 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 9, 2009, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: It is usually held that representative government is not strictly democratic, since it does not allow the people themselves to directly make decisions. But here, taking as her guide Thomas Paine's subversive view that 'Athens, by representation, would have surpassed her own democracy' Nadia Urbinati challenges this accepted wisdom, arguing that political representation deserves to be regarded as a fully legitimate mode of democratic decision making and not just a pragmatic second choice when direct democracy is not possible...read more
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9780226842783 | Univ of Chicago Pr, October 1, 2006, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: It is usually held that representative government is not strictly democratic, since it does not allow the people themselves to directly make decisions.

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9780226842790 | Univ of Chicago Pr, September 15, 2008, cover price $32.50 | About this edition: It is usually held that representative government is not strictly democratic, since it does not allow the people themselves to directly make decisions.

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Product Description: While John Stuart Mill's writing remains a touchstone for debates over liberty and liberalism, many other dimensions of his political philosophy are often ignored. Yet Mill's relevance has only grown since the end of the Cold War, with the resurgence of nationalism, the emergence of new forms of imperial power, and a renewed interest in state-building and the constitution of democracy...read more
By Nadia Urbinati (editor) and Alex Zakaras (editor)
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9780521860208 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 28, 2007, cover price $114.99 | About this edition: While John Stuart Mill's writing remains a touchstone for debates over liberty and liberalism, many other dimensions of his political philosophy are often ignored.

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9780521677561 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 29, 2007, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: While John Stuart Mill's writing remains a touchstone for debates over liberty and liberalism, many other dimensions of his political philosophy are often ignored.

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Product Description: Despite John Stuart Mill's widely respected contributions to philosophy and political economy, his work on political philosophy has received a much more mixed response. Some critics have even charged that Mill's liberalism was part of a political project to restrain, rather than foster, democracy...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
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9780226842776 | Univ of Chicago Pr, September 1, 2002, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Despite John Stuart Mill's widely respected contributions to philosophy and political economy, his work on political philosophy has received a much more mixed response.

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Product Description: This book is the first English-language edition of a collection of writings by one of Italy's most important radical liberals, Piero Gobetti (1901-1926). In thirty-five thought-provoking essays, Gobetti proposes an original and challenging notion of liberalism as a revolutionary theory of both the individual and social and political movements, His theory is of particular relevance in the wake of the collapse of Marxist socialism, as non-Western countries with nonliberal or antiliberal cultural and moral traditions confront the problems of transition toward democracy and liberalism...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
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9780300081183 | Yale Univ Pr, October 1, 2000, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: This book is the first English-language edition of a collection of writings by one of Italy's most important radical liberals, Piero Gobetti (1901-1926).

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Product Description: This book is the first English-language edition of a collection of writings by one of Italy's most important radical liberals, Piero Gobetti (1901-1926). In thirty-five thought-provoking essays, Gobetti proposes an original and challenging notion of liberalism as a revolutionary theory of both the individual and social and political movements, His theory is of particular relevance in the wake of the collapse of Marxist socialism, as non-Western countries with nonliberal or antiliberal cultural and moral traditions confront the problems of transition toward democracy and liberalism...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
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9780300081176 | Yale Univ Pr, August 1, 2000, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: This book is the first English-language edition of a collection of writings by one of Italy's most important radical liberals, Piero Gobetti (1901-1926).

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Product Description: First published in 1930, amidst the collapse of socialist ideals and the onset of fascism throughout parts of Europe, Liberal Socialism is a powerful and timely document on the ethics of political action. During his confinement for his anti-fascist beliefs, the Italian political philosopher Carlo Rosselli (1899-1937) wrote this work not only as a critique of fascism, but also as an investigation into the history of Marxism and the need for a liberal reformulation of socialism...read more
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9780691086507 | Princeton Univ Pr, June 1, 1994, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: First published in 1930, amidst the collapse of socialist ideals and the onset of fascism throughout parts of Europe, Liberal Socialism is a powerful and timely document on the ethics of political action.

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