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Democracy and Crisis, Democratising Governance in the Twenty-First Century, edited by B. Isakhan, S. Slaughter

Summary
Recent years have seen constant reports on the failures of governance and the crisis of democracy. By examining cases like Global Financial Crisis, the Arab Revolutions and Wikileaks this volume highlights tensions between governance and democracy during times of crisis and examines the prospects of democratising governance in the 21st Century
Table Of Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Notes on Contributors; Introduction: Crisis and Democracy in the Twenty-First Century; Part I: Reconsidering Governance; 1 Decentering Governance: A Democratic Turn?; 2 The Democratic Accountability of Collaborative Innovation in the Public Sector; Part II: The Global Financial Crisis and Democracy; 3 The Financial Crisis as a Crisis of Public Reasoning; 4 Neo-liberal Governance and the Protest Politics of the Occupy Movement; 5 Governance and Democratic Legitimacy: The European Union's Crisis of De-Politicisation
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Edition
1st ed. 2014.
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Physical Description
1 online resource (284 p.)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9781349459612

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