Secrets and Democracy

From Arcana Imperii to WikiLeaks

Authors: Quill, L.

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Secrets and Democracy develops a new approach to understanding the centrality of secrecy to political life. From the ancient world to the modern, this book considers the growing importance of secrets, the dilemmas this poses to conceptions of democracy and the challenges that collecting secrets poses to publicity and privacy in the network society.

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Lawrence Quill is Professor of Political Science at San José State University, San José, USA where he teaches courses in political theory. He is the author of Liberty after Liberalism (London: Palgrave, 2006) and Civil Disobedience: (Un)Common Sense in Mass Democracies (London: Palgrave, 2009).

Table of contents (7 chapters)

Table of contents (7 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Secrets and Democracy
Book Subtitle
From Arcana Imperii to WikiLeaks
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-31301-0
DOI
10.1057/9781137313010
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-36777-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-34977-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 182
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