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The Resource Why politics matter : making democracy work, Gerry Stoker

Why politics matter : making democracy work, Gerry Stoker

Label
Why politics matter : making democracy work
Title
Why politics matter
Title remainder
making democracy work
Statement of responsibility
Gerry Stoker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stoker, Gerry
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political participation
  • Politics, Practical
Label
Why politics matter : making democracy work, Gerry Stoker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 2006
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
Introduction -- Part I. Mass democracy: triumph and disappointment -- The triumph of democracy? -- Global dissatisfaction with politics -- Explanations for political disenchantment -- The politics of mass democracies: designed-in disappointment? -- Part II. The pathologies of political practice -- The decline of citizen engagement? -- The professionalization of politisc: the emergence of multispeed activism -- The dangers of cynicism -- The perils of populism -- Part III. Searching for solutions -- Politics for amateurs -- Reviving political institutions -- Creating a new civic arena -- Conclusions
Control code
ocn972330476
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
2nd edition.
Extent
xv, 248 pages
Isbn
9780230360662
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)972330476
Label
Why politics matter : making democracy work, Gerry Stoker
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 2006
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
Introduction -- Part I. Mass democracy: triumph and disappointment -- The triumph of democracy? -- Global dissatisfaction with politics -- Explanations for political disenchantment -- The politics of mass democracies: designed-in disappointment? -- Part II. The pathologies of political practice -- The decline of citizen engagement? -- The professionalization of politisc: the emergence of multispeed activism -- The dangers of cynicism -- The perils of populism -- Part III. Searching for solutions -- Politics for amateurs -- Reviving political institutions -- Creating a new civic arena -- Conclusions
Control code
ocn972330476
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
2nd edition.
Extent
xv, 248 pages
Isbn
9780230360662
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)972330476

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