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The Case for Democracy

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Published by Blackstone Audiobooks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Unabridged Audio - Misc.Nonfiction,
  • Political,
  • Fiction,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Political Freedom & Security - General,
  • Political Ideologies - Democracy

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSimon Vance (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio cassette
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8106587M
    ISBN 100786134755
    ISBN 109780786134755
    OCLC/WorldCa59721683

    Breaking the Two-Party Doom Loop The Case for Multiparty Democracy in America Lee Drutman. Bold new plan for multiparty democracy that offers solutions for the current American democracy in crisis.


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Against Elections: The Case for Democracy. David Van Reybrouck.