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The Socratic citizen : a theory of deliberative democracy / Adolf G. Gundersen
Bib ID 2176590
Format BookBook
Author
Gundersen, Adolf G., 1958-
 
Description Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, c2000 
xvii, 323 p. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 0739101900 (alkaline paper)
0739101919 (alkaline paper) (paperback)
Full contents
  • Introduction: The Problem
  • 1. Philosophy versus Democracy: Three Positions
  • 2. Democratizing Rationality: A Theory of Substantive Political Rationality
  • 3. Rational Democracy: A Dyadic Model of Deliberation
  • 4. Rationality, Freedom, and Democracy
  • 5. Cultural Realities
  • 6. Cognitive Realities
  • 7. Affective Realities
  • 8. Socratic Democracy's Real Potential
  • 9. From Potential to Actual: Institutional Design Principles
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-316) and index.

Subjects Democracy.

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