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Democracy at Risk

Rescuing Main Street from Wall Street

by Jeffrey R. Gates

  • 35 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Perseus Books Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political economy,
  • Political structures: democracy,
  • U.S. Government,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Economic Conditions,
  • Contemporary Economic Situations And Conditions,
  • Distribution Of Income,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Current Affairs,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Income distribution,
  • USA,
  • Economic Policy,
  • Government - U.S. Government,
  • Public Policy - Economic Policy,
  • Populism,
  • American,
  • Capitalism,
  • Democracy,
  • Free enterprise

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7899383M
    ISBN 100738203262
    ISBN 109780738203263

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    Nov 10,  · Kang’s catchy slogan about the politics of failure came to mind while reading Democracy at Risk: How Political Choices Undermine Citizen Participation, and What We Can Do About It, a new book published by the Brookings Institution Press. The title page lists 19 authors, all of them distinguished political scientists. Oct 19,  · It is unacceptable that your Sept. 16 issue, with a headline that declares “Democracy at Risk,” contains not a single review by an African-American or any writer of color. The only adult book in.


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Sep 25,  · Democracy at Risk is an accessible well-written look at what it would take to transform the United States into a vibrant democracy. A group of leading political scientists assembled by the American Political Science Association collaborated in assembling what we know about why Americans don't participate and what it would take to engage them/5(3).

This important new book explores the problem of America's decreasing involvement in its own affairs. D emocracy at Risk reveals the dangers of civic disengagement for the future of representative democracy.4/5. In "Democracy at Risk", author Jeff Gates opines that democracy in the United States has actually become a plutocracy.

Average citizens have little to no influence with legislators when compared with the access extremely wealthy capitalists have gained from years of dominating the financing of Reviews: 4. This important new book explores the problem of America’s decreasing involvement in its own affairs.

D emocracy at Risk reveals the dangers of civic disengagement for the future of representative. Democracy at Risk: The Politics of Economic Renewal (Chatham House Series on Change in American Politics) Revised, Subsequent Edition. Find all the books, read about the author, and abcdfestivalgoa.com: Kenneth M.

Dolbeare. D emocracy at Risk reveals the dangers of civic disengagement for the future of representative democracy. The authors, all eminent scholars, undertake three main tasks: documenting recent trends in civic engagement, exploring the influence that the design of political institutions and public policies have had on those trends, and recommending steps that will increase the amount and quality of civic Price: $ Oct 15,  · Having demonstrated that a climate of terrorist threat also increases support for restrictive laws at home and engagement against terrorists abroad, Merolla and Zechmeister conclude that our responses to such threats can put democracy at risk.

Citizens are participating in public affairs too infrequently, too unequally, and in too few venues to develop and sustain a robust democracy. This important new book explores the problem of 5/5(1). D emocracy at Risk reveals the dangers of civic disengagement for the future of representative democracy.

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| Jun 4, out of 5 stars 1. Paperback $ $ 60 $ $ Get it as soon as Wed, Sep Nov 08,  · Often we take for granted that the United States is a democracy, and that democracy is a form of government worth celebrating.

This lesson starts there, but then pushes students to reflect on why democracies are worth protecting, what elements are essential to a healthy democracy and how it is that democracies sometimes fail. Citizens are participating in public affairs too infrequently, too unequally, and in too few venues to develop and sustain a robust democracy.

This important new book explores the problem of America's decreasing involvement in its own affairs. D emocracy at Risk reveals the dangers of civic disengagement for the future of representative democracy.

American democracy is at risk. The risk comes not from some external threat but from disturbing internal trends: an erosion of the activities and capacities of citizenship.

Americans have turned away from politics and the public sphere in large numbers, leaving our civic life impoverished. The book Democracy at Risk: How Terrorist Threats Affect the Public, Jennifer L. Merolla and Elizabeth J. Zechmeister is published by University of Chicago Press.

Voter turnout was unusually high in the U.S. presidential election. At first glance, that level of participation—largely spurred by war in Iraq and a burgeoning culture war at home—might look like vindication of democracy.

If the recent past is any indication, however, too many Americans will soon return to apathy and inactivity.4/5(1). May 02,  · In a forthcoming book, titled Learning to Collaborate for the Global Common Good (coming June ), I discuss the relationship between the risks to democracy.

Buy Democracy at Risk: How Political Choices Undermine Citizen Participation, and What We Can Do About It 05 edition () by Stephen Macedo for up to 90% off at abcdfestivalgoa.com: Brookings Institution. Oct 02,  · The cover photo of Michael Lewis’s latest book, “The Fifth Risk”, is the game of Jenga, painted to look like the American flag.

For those not familiar with the game, it is an alternating set of three wooden rectangular bricks, roughly eight or nine rows high. May 28,  · For those of my generation — born before or during the World War against fascism and who’ve seen the victory of the West over Soviet totalitarianism — the idea that democracy would once again be at risk is almost unthinkable.

But it is, and in the very place that claims to be the bastion of democracy, the United States.Mar 13,  · Part of the campaign was the book, “ Democracy At Risk! Can We Trust Our Electronic Voting Machines?”, authored by GVL Narasimha Rao with a foreword by LK Advani, and appreciative messages by Chandra Babu Naidu and voting systems expert Prof David Dill of Stanford University.Jul 14,  · Two new books, Nancy MacLean’s Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America and Ganesh Sitaraman’s The Crisis of the Middle-Class Constitution, reflect on the danger to American democracy posed by the declini.