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Democracy as culture

Dewey pragmatism in a globalising world

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dewey, John, -- 1859-1952,
  • Pragmatism,
  • Democracy -- Philosophy,
  • Democracy -- United States,
  • Culture,
  • Globalization

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Sor-hoon Tan and John Whalen-Bridge.
    ContributionsTan, Sor-hoon, 1965-, Whalen-Bridge, John, 1961-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB832 .D46 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16488766M
    ISBN 109780791475874
    LC Control Number2008004403

    The Center for Democratic Culture derives its philosophy from American pragmatism, which regards democracy as an ongoing experiment in collective living and institution building. Democracy, according to [philosopher of Pragmatism] John Dewey [], begins at home in a neighborly community, and is first and foremost a quality of. Democracy & Culture Books. Cart. Editors’ Picks. Playing Harry Potter $ ; Roleplaying Games in the Digital Age $ ; Eurogames $ ; Search books by .

    Yet in every year since , the world's most populous Muslim country has received high marks from international democracy-ranking organizations. In this volume, political scientists, religious scholars, legal theorists, and anthropologists examine the theory and practice of Indonesia's democratic transition and its ability to serve as a model. These new and especially commissioned essays discuss the ways in which performance is central to the practice and ideology of democracy in classical Athens. From theater to law court to gymnasium to symposium, performance is a basic part of Athenian society; how do these different areas interrelate and inform the politics and culture of the democratic city?

      In Berman’s view, liberal democracy is ultimately possible only in strong states where there is a common sense of belonging and national culture. But her book also notes that behind such. He has a Doctorate in Education, Art and Culture History from the Presbyterian University Mackenzie. He is the author of 48 books in different genres with a focus on history, reporting and biography.


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