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Afterword: Science popularization, dictatorships, and democracies.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): History of science [Hist Sci] 2022 Sep; Vol. 60 (3), pp. 430-435. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 18.

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Abstract: This Afterword to the special section on Science Popularization in Francoist Spain draws general conclusions from its case studies. Most overarchingly, the different contributions show that popularization existed under this dictatorial regime, and henc...

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Biopolitics After Truth

Biopolitics After Truth

Publication Type: eBook

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Abstract: Sergei Prozorov contends that the post-truth ideology leads to the degradation of the public sphere that is essential to democratic governance. He argues instead for a positive role of truth-telling in the democratisation of biopolitical governance.

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Demokratie ohne Grund - kein Grund für Demokratie? : Zum Verhältnis von Demokratie und Poststrukturalismus

Demokratie ohne Grund - kein Grund für Demokratie? : Zum Verhältnis von Demokratie und Poststrukturalismus

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Abstract: Der Poststrukturalismus dekonstruiert liberal-demokratische Begriffe und lehnt Letztbegründungen für normative Ordnungen ab. Kritiker werfen ihm daher eine Unvereinbarkeit mit einer demokratischen Haltung vor. Derrida, Butler, Laclau und Mouffe vertret...

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How Viktor Orbán Built His Illiberal State.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. May2022, Vol. 253 Issue 5, p20-24. 5p. 1 Color Photograph.

Abstract: The article describes the model of illiberal state being built by Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán which he believes is an authentic form of democracy. The author discusses changes made by Orbán to the election law and constitution to influence vo...

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THE CONTINUING QUEST FOR THE GRAIL: PERRY ON THE JUSTIFICATORY ROLE OF RELIGIOUS REASONS.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Emory Law Journal. 2022, Vol. 71 Issue 7, p1397-1433. 37p.

Abstract: The article explores law professor Michael Perry's justification of the role of religious reasons. Topics discussed are importance of ecumenical political dialogue, moderate exclusionism or exclusion of religious faith or reasons in American politics, ...

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Innovations in Governance: Political Theory, Liberal State and Active Democracy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Indian Journal of Public Administration. Sep2022, Vol. 68 Issue 3, p473-485. 13p.

Abstract: The article deals with evolution of political theory and state and efforts to activate democracy, especially in the Third World countries still operating in a feudal/monarchic manner, as against liberal/progressive democracies in Anglo-American-Scandin...

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Democracy and Power : The Delhi Lectures

Democracy and Power : The Delhi Lectures

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Abstract: Noam Chomsky visited India in 1996 and 2001 and spoke on a wide range of subjects, from democracy and corporate propaganda to the nature of the world order and the role of intellectuals in society. He captivated audiences with his lucid challenge of do...

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Westminster as Usual? Three Interpretations for the UK Democracy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Government & Opposition. Jul2022, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p552-568. 17p.

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Abstract: The Brexit process has shattered the foundations of British politics, with prime ministerial resignations, government defeats, continuous rebellions and floor-crossings. These phenomena seem at odds with the usual decisiveness of Westminster systems. H...

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Democracy in the prison of political science.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Political Science Review. Nov2022, Vol. 43 Issue 5, p648-661. 14p.

Abstract: After the Brexit vote and the election of Donald Trump, a widespread perception emerged that the world was witnessing a crisis of liberal democracy. Not surprisingly, said crisis is at the core of a new batch of political science literature. This revie...

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Challenging Expertise: Paul Feyerabend vs. Harry Collins & Robert Evans on democracy, public participation and scientific authority: Paul Feyerabend vs. Harry Collins & Robert Evans on scientific authority and public participation.

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Source(s): Studies in history and philosophy of science [Stud Hist Philos Sci] 2016 Jun; Vol. 57, pp. 114-20. Date of Electronic Publication: 2015 Dec 15.

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Abstract: This paper compares Feyerabend's arguments in Science in a Free Society to the controversial theory of expertise proposed by Harry Collins and Robert Evans as a Third Wave of Science Studies. Is the legitimacy of democratic decisions threatened by the ...

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