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The Resource A theory of militant democracy : the ethics of combatting political extremism, Alexander S. Kirshner

A theory of militant democracy : the ethics of combatting political extremism, Alexander S. Kirshner

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A theory of militant democracy : the ethics of combatting political extremism
Title
A theory of militant democracy
Title remainder
the ethics of combatting political extremism
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Alexander S. Kirshner
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eng
Summary
How should pro-democratic forces safeguard representative government from anti-democratic forces? By granting rights of participation to groups that do not share democratic values, democracies may endanger the very rights they have granted; but denying these rights may also undermine democratic values. Alexander Kirshner offers a set of principles for determining when one may reasonably refuse rights of participation, and he defends this theory through real-world examples, ranging from the far-right British Nationalist Party to Turkey's Islamist Welfare Party to America's Democratic Party during Reconstruction --
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Kirshner, Alexander S
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non fiction
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  • Radicalism
  • Right and left (Political science)
  • Political participation
  • Democracy
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A theory of militant democracy : the ethics of combatting political extremism, Alexander S. Kirshner
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier.
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text
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txt
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rdacontent.
Contents
One.Introduction -- Two.The Self-Limiting Theory of Militant Democracy -- Three.Political Regulation in Defense of Democracy -- Four.Justifying the Exclusion of Antidemocrats -- Five.On Preventive Intervention -- Six.Political Exclusion and the Limits of Militant Democracy
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FIEb1750773x
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xi, 208 pages
Isbn
9780300188240
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)837922480
Label
A theory of militant democracy : the ethics of combatting political extremism, Alexander S. Kirshner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
One.Introduction -- Two.The Self-Limiting Theory of Militant Democracy -- Three.Political Regulation in Defense of Democracy -- Four.Justifying the Exclusion of Antidemocrats -- Five.On Preventive Intervention -- Six.Political Exclusion and the Limits of Militant Democracy
Control code
FIEb1750773x
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xi, 208 pages
Isbn
9780300188240
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)837922480

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