Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

sign up for Boomerang Books BulletinGet Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Deliberative Politics by Stephen Macedo

This volume is a collection of essays by notable political philosophers and legal scholars on the concept of "deliberative democracy". With this theory, moral issues like abortion or affirmative action can be discussed using an enriched process of deliberation that forces citizens to take into account the moral claims of others. In large part these essays form a response to and criticism of the highly influential book Democracy and Disagreement by Amy Gutmann and Dennis Thompson, published in 1966 by Harvard, which propelled this theory into the scholarly limelight and which has been the single most important locus of this recent discussion. The contributors are all well-known, including Daniel Bell, Russell Hardin, Cass Sunstein, Stanley Fish, and Normal Daniels. Gutmann and Thompson contribute a response to critics.

Buy Deliberative Politics by Stephen Macedo from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780195131994
ISBN-10: 0195131991
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 155mm x 21mm)
Pages: 304
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 19-Aug-1999
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Deliberative Politics by Stephen Macedo

Book Reviews - Deliberative Politics by Stephen Macedo

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Deliberative Politics book by Stephen Macedo and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Author Biography - Stephen Macedo

Stephen Macedo is Michael O. Sawyer Professor of Constitutional Law and Politics, Syracuse University.

Books By Stephen Macedo

Political Exclusion and Domination by Stephen Macedo
Hardback, January 2005
$125.10 $139.00
Just Married by Stephen Macedo
Paperback, April 2017
$35.99 $39.99
Child, Family and State by Stephen Macedo
Hardback, February 2003
$149.40 $166.00
Universal Jurisdiction by Stephen Macedo
Hardback, September 2003