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Democracy and Crisis

Democratising Governance in the Twenty-First Century

Editors: Isakhan, B., Slaughter, S. (Eds.)

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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.

About the authors

Roland Axtmann, Swansea University, UK Mark Bevir University of California at Berkeley, USA Daniel Bray La Trobe University, Australia Natalie J. DoyleMonash University, Australia Matthias Goldmann Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Germany James Goodman, University of Technology Sydney, Australia Tom Morton, University of Technology Sydney, Australia Roderic Pitty University of Western Australia Jacob Torfing, Roskilde University, Denmark Andrew Vandenberg, Deakin University, Australia

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  • Introduction: Crisis and Democracy in the Twenty-First Century

    Isakhan, Benjamin (et al.)

    Pages 1-22

  • Decentering Governance: A Democratic Turn?

    Bevir, Mark

    Pages 25-43

  • The Democratic Accountability of Collaborative Innovation in the Public Sector

    Torfing, Jacob

    Pages 44-67

  • The Financial Crisis as a Crisis of Public Reasoning

    Goldmann, Matthias

    Pages 71-87

  • Neo-liberal Governance and the Protest Politics of the Occupy Movement

    Bray, Daniel

    Pages 88-107

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Hardcover $110.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-32603-4
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Softcover $34.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Democracy and Crisis
Book Subtitle
Democratising Governance in the Twenty-First Century
Editors
  • B. Isakhan
  • S. Slaughter
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-32604-1
DOI
10.1057/9781137326041
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-32603-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-45961-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 273
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