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Democracy and Revolution

Latin America and Socialism Today

by D. L. Raby

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Pluto Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Political structures: democracy,
  • Latin America - South America,
  • History,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • History: World,
  • Cuba,
  • Venezuela,
  • Government - International,
  • Political Ideologies - Communism & Socialism,
  • Political Science / Communism & Socialism,
  • Latin America,
  • Socialism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7955715M
    ISBN 100745324363
    ISBN 109780745324364

    Used book in acceptable condition. If applicable, book's access code, disc, and/or accessories are not included unless otherwise specified. See details - Democracy and Revolution.   A novelist’s provocative analysis of the decline of American politics. He is the author or co-author of eight books, Democracy, Rebellion, and Revolution. AD. By Ben Fountain. AD.

    Democracy (Greek: δημοκρατία, dēmokratiā, from dēmos 'people' and kratos 'rule') is a form of government in which the people have the authority to choose their governing people . The American Revolution was sparked by the ideas of The Enlightenment, and that was only the beginning of America’s fight for a democracy, all thanks to the ideas of the European Enlightenment. .

    In Revolutionary Acts Susan Maslan shows how theater played a pivotal role in Revolutionary France, positioning the theatrical stage as a battleground on which Parisian audiences, actors and playwrights, and political authorities fought to shape the newly emerging democracy. Get this from a library! Democracy, revolution, and history. [Theda Skocpol;] -- "The work of Barrington Moore, Jr. is one of the landmarks of modern social science. A distinguished roster of contributors .


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How did democracy spread after the American revolution. Novack, an outstanding Marxist scholar and revolutionary activist who wrote some 16 books before his death inpresents an accurate diagnosis and useful political prescription for those who want to defend (and extend into the economic and social sphere) these ailing democratic rights against the capitalist politicians of both the Democratic and Republican parties who today are attacking democracy Cited by: The limitations and advances of various forms of democracy in class society, from its roots in ancient Greece through its rise and decline under capitalism.

Discusses the emergence of Bonapartism, military dictatorship, and fascism, and how democracy /5. He argues that the key to revolution is direct popular sovereignty, the people taking responsibility for the country's future, not the despised caste of professional politicians.

Workers need revolutionary populism, participatory democracy Cited by:   Democracy and Revolution book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

A major selection of Fanon’s most important texts, together wit /5(12). The book is a captivating read — often humorous, infuriating, and depressing all at the same time.” (Texas Observer) “The reality of US politics outdistanced the wildest extravagances of imagination a /5(35).

OCLC Number: Notes: "A Merit book." Description: pages 22 cm: Contents: Foreword --Section I. Precapitalist forms of political democrary Success in Greece Failure in Rome The democracy of the medieval communes --Section rise and decline of bourgeois democracy. Alexis-Charles-Henri Clérel de Tocqueville (J Ap ) was a French political thinker and historian best known for his Democracy in America (appearing in two volumes: and ) /5(26).

Democracy, Formal or Substantive: When Liberalism Becomes Counter-Revolutionary: Chapter 3: Socialism or Popular Power: Revolutionary Reality in a Globalised World: Chapter 4: Originality and Relevance of the Cuban Revolution: Chapter 5: Hugo Chávez and the Bolivarian Revolution.

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A behind-the-scenes look at how the United States aided the Velvet Revolution Democracy’s Defenders offers a. Democracy led to fundamental adjustments in the basic structures of Athenian society, altered the forms and direction of political thinking, and sparked a series of dramatic reorientations in international by: In chapters that consider the revolution's mock execution of George III, the Elizabethan notion of the 'king's two bodies' and the political significance of the secret ballot, Downes points to the traces of monarchical political structures within the practices and discourses of early American by: In this collection of writings, V.I.

Lenin, the founder and leader of the Bolshevik Party and the leader of the Russian Revolution, explains the class basis of democracy under capitalism and its severe.

Revolution, Democracy, Socialism Book Description: Part of Pluto's 21st birthday series Get Political, which brings essential political writing in a range of fields to a new audience.

De La Démocratie en Amérique is a classic French text by Alexis de Tocqueville. Its title translates as On Democracy in America, but English translations are usually simply entitled Democracy in America.

In the book, Tocqueville examines the democratic revolution Author: Alexis de Tocqueville. Beautiful Country Burn Again: Democracy, Rebellion, and Revolution is the first book of nonfiction from Ben Fountain, a former attorney, whose fiction is famous/5.

This book attempts to deconstruct the revolutionary opposition between democracy and monarchism by considering some of the ways in which the democratic state and the democratic subject inherit the. Novack, an outstanding Marxist scholar and revolutionary activist who wrote some 16 books before his death inpresents an accurate diagnosis and useful political prescription for those who want to 5/5.

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Democracy, Revolution and Geopolitics in Latin America bookCited by: 4.V.I. Lenin () was a pivotal figure in twentieth century radical politics.

He was a theoretician and the leader of the Russian Bolshevik Party. He wrote widely, authoring books such as Imperialism: The Highest Stage of Capitalism (Pluto, ). His selected writings were collected in the volume Revolution, Democracy."After the Revolution is an excellent, articulate book that presents a detailed and lively historical and ethnographic analysis of the forms of political engagement that followed the Serbian revolution .