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The case for participatory democracy;

C. George Benello

The case for participatory democracy;

Some prospects for a radical society

by C. George Benello

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Grossman Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • Addresses, essays, lectures,
  • Radicalism,
  • Democracy,
  • Political participation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages386
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7641873M
    ISBN 100670205958
    ISBN 109780670205950

    Any meaningful attempt at making participatory democracy work in Europe requires an effort at simplifying its operations in the eyes of the public. In other words, Europe won’t find its democratic soul in a large-scale, stand-alone, and pre-framed deliberation exercise, such as the European Citizens’ Consultations or Dialogues.   Abstract The declining trust in the representative institutions of liberal democracy after the economic crisis has generated a rise in appeals to substitute the representative model in favor of a participatory democracy. Although political representation has been in crisis since its very inception, for the first time the new technologies of communication based in the Web , smartphones Author: Carlos Rico Motos.

    This article describes the origin, theoretical articulation, and decline of the theory of participatory democracy and makes a case for its revival, given its unique potential to illuminate recent empirical research on participatory by: Participatory democracy calls for the creation and proliferation of practices and institutions that enable individuals and groups to better determine the conditions in which they act and relate to others. Michael Menser’s timely book We Decide! is arguably the most comprehensive treatment of participatory democracy.

    The findings shed light on the tensions between participatory democracy and resource extraction in Latin America and have important implications for the study of participatory and political Author: Brian Wampler.   Hollie Russon Gilman holds a PhD from Harvard’s Department of Government, and is the former open government and innovation policy advisor in Obama White book Democracy Reinvented: Participatory Budgeting and Civic Innovation in America came out earlier this year.


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The Case for Participatory Democracy: Some Prospects for a Radical Society Paperback – by C. George Benello (Author), Dimitrios Roussopoulos (Author)Author: C.

George Benello, Dimitrios Roussopoulos. With its emphasis on citizen participation, here, presented in one volume are 20 or more of the best arguments for participatory democracy written by some of the most relevant contributors to the debate, both in an historic, and in a contemporary, sense.4/5(1).

The case for participatory democracy; some prospects for a radical society by Benello, C. George; Roussopoulos, Dimitrios I., cn. Publication date Topics Political participation, Political participation, Radicalism, Democracy Publisher Internet Archive Books.

Scanned in : Montambeault's outstanding book provides us with a much-needed account of the relationship between participatory democracy and deepening democracy. Far from looking at civil society and participatory innovation as magic bullets, the book draws on rigorous empirical research to persuasively illuminates the conditions conducive to both the success and failure of local participatory innovations."Cited by: 7.

Quest for Participatory Democracy book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Democracy is presented as an ideal form of government wh 4/5(16). It shows that the participatory turn now includes several participatory democracy projects, which have different effects on the overall system depending on the principles that they advocate.

This book was originally published as a special issue of the Journal of Civil Society. Focusing contemporary democratic theory on the neglected topic of punishment, Punishment, Participatory Democracy, and the Jury argues for increased civic engagement in criminal justice as an antidote to the American penal by:   Buy The Case for Participatory Democracy: Prospects for a New Society Revised edition by Roussopoulos, Dimitrios, Benello, C.

George (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Paperback. The Case for Democracy is a foreign policy manifesto written by one-time Soviet political prisoner and former Israeli Member of the Knesset, Natan Sharansky. Sharansky's friend Ron Dermer is the book's co-author.

The book achieved the bestsellers list of the New York Times, Washington Post and Foreign Affairs. In the book, Sharansky and Dermer argue that the primary goal of American foreign policy, as Author: Natan Sharansky and Ron Dermer.

It has been a feature of anarchist praxis since the 19th century, and a component of numerous Indigenous polities, such as the Iroquois Confederacy. In recent years, the mantle of participatory democracy has been taken up by a variety of political actors and grassroots organizers.

Whereas direct democracy is sometimes reduced to divisive referenda, participatory democracy is Author: Merula Furtado.

While there has been immense attention paid to the practice of participatory democracy in Porto Alegre, this is the first book to examine the politics, culture, and day-to-day activities of its by: Polletta’s study is especially important as a historically rich and theoretically nuanced analysis that will provoke much debate and generate renewed attention to the relationships between organizational practices, strategy, democracy, and the consequences of social movements.”.

George Benello is the author of From the Ground Up ( avg rating, 4 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), The Case for Participatory Democracy ( /5(13). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Case for participatory democracy. New York, Grossman Publishers, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book.

Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Benello, C. George. Case for participatory democracy. New York, Viking Press [, ©]. None of this, however, means that participatory democracy is a hopeless ideal.

In reading through this book, one is struck by the fact that many Americans still hold a unitary view. Participatory Democracy and Political Participation book. this book will of strong interest to students and researchers of political theory, democracy and comparative politics.

Mobilizing for participatory democracy. The case of democracy policy in Sweden. By STIG MONTIN. View abstract.

chapter 11 | 21 pagesBook Edition: 1st Edition. Focusing contemporary democratic theory on the neglected topic of punishment, Punishment, Participatory Democracy, and the Jury argues for increased civic engagement in criminal justice as an antidote to the American penal state.

Albert W. Dzur considers how the jury, rather than merely expressing unreflective public opinion, may serve as a participatory institution that gathers and. Rousseauian “general will.” The ontological bases of participatory democracy are explored, namely as they appear in the thought of Rousseau, Marx and Chomsky.

Each of these authors takes a different approach to the topic, but each sees the necessity of participatory democracy emerging out of the inherent qualities of human beings, and as a. Participatory democracy or participative democracy emphasizes the broad participation of constituents in the direction and operation of political systems.

Etymological roots of democracy (Greek demos and kratos) imply that the people are in power and thus that all democracies are r, participatory democracy tends to advocate more involved forms of citizen participation and. A theory of participatory democracy based on the real case of Porto Alegre Enriqueta Aragone`sa,!, Santiago Sa´nchez-Page´sb a Institut d’Ana `lisi Economica, CSIC, Campus UAB, Bellaterra, Spain b Edinburgh School of Economics, University of Edinburgh, 31 Buccleuch Place, EH8 9JT Edinburgh, UK article info Article history: Received 6 July Participatory democracy is a form of government in which the citizens themselves have the opportunity to make decisions about public policy Participatory democracy, like its close relative, direct democracy, seeks to promote a form of self-determination or self-rule in which individuals actively make the decisions that determine how they are to be governed.A theory of participatory democracy based on the real case of Porto Alegre Article (PDF Available) in European Economic Review 53(1) January with 5, Reads How we measure 'reads'.