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Democracy and the global system

a contribution to the critique of liberal internationalism

by Fabian Biancardi

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Democracy,
  • Globalization,
  • Internationalism,
  • Liberalism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementFabian Biancardi.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC423 .B433 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3688480M
    ISBN 101403917779
    LC Control Number2003054915

      Other economists, like Dani Rodrik, have argued that full participation in the global economy forces a country to give up a degree of either national sovereignty or democracy. Economic growth and Democracy are two terms that have often been heard used in the same context by public commentators, politicians, and popular media. Thus we are often faced with the question ofwhether the theory that democracy fosters economic growth is simply the wishful thinking ofpeople who value both democracy and growth.

      The struggle for global democracy is already under way, and the book is relevant to today's foreign policy debates. For example, the frontrunner for the Republican nomination for President of the United States, John McCain, has pledged to convene a League of Democracies, an idea that is fully in line with medium-term proposals laid out in the s: 1.   It has expanded its presence and continues to be an exciting experiment in global and participatory democracy. The book's contributors have participated in World Social Forums around the globe. Recounting dozens of dramatic firsthand experiences, they draw on their knowledge of global politics to introduce the process, its foundations and.

    China. Princeton Asia (Beijing) Consulting Co., Ltd. Unit , NUO Centre 2A Jiangtai Road, Chaoyang District Beijing , P.R. China Phone: +86 10 Eleonora Villegas-Reimers has a doctoral degree in Human Development from the Harvard Graduate School of Education and teaches at Wheelock College in has done several studies on values education, civic education, and education for democracy in Latin America, including Civic education in the schools systems of Latin America and the Caribbean (Working .


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