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Democratic speech in divided times, Maxime Lepoutre

Summary
Democratic Speech in Divided Times develops a sustained account of the norms that should govern public discourse in deeply divided circumstances, and demonstrates that, when governed by the right set of norms, public speech can be a powerful force for good even amidst profound social divisions
Table Of Contents
Part I. Norms of democratic discourse. Offering shared reasons ; Voicing anger ; Countering public hate speech ; Countering public misinformation -- Part II. Presuppositions of democratic public discourse. The problem of goodwill ; The problem of political ignorance ; The problem of fragmentation ; Resisting political minimalism
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Copyright
Physical Description
1 online resource (278 pages)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9780019264242

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