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Product Description: This book discusses how ideas about democracy took shape in Russia. It considers serfdom, colonisation, autocracy and the various protests, rebellions and attempts to impose checks on this in the period before 1800. The book then examines in detail evolving thought about democracy in the nineteenth century, outlining the various sources and movements which contributed to this, emphasising in particular the important work of the thinker Michael Speransky...read more

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9780415711340 | Routledge, August 6, 2017, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: This book discusses how ideas about democracy took shape in Russia.

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Product Description: Democracy has changed considerably in recent years to the extent that our contemporary understanding differs greatly from long-held democratic values. In this collection, renowned democratic theorists from Noam Chomsky to Francis Fukuyama give their thoughts on 'new democratic theory' and its implications for the study and practice of democracy...read more

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9781137322760 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 26, 2014, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: Democracy has changed considerably in recent years to the extent that our contemporary understanding differs greatly from long-held democratic values.

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Product Description: No one in this world truly understands what democracy means. We operate democracy only through best guesses. This uncertainty has caused, and continues to cause, significant political troubles. This book offers a way forward. It provides a new tool that will allow us to understand democracy for the entire planet and all of humanity...read more

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9781137338655 | Palgrave Pivot, May 23, 2013, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: No one in this world truly understands what democracy means.

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