Subversive Words

Pub Date : 1995 | Author : Arlette Farge | Publisher : Penn State Press

ISBN 10 : 0271014326
ISBN 13 : 9780271014326

From the book: "Paris was fond of stormy weather and emerging toads; the thirst for knowledge was supreme, and the first to read and reread the news were the first to render it wit..

Democracy In China

Pub Date : 2016-03-11 | Author : Keping Yu | Publisher : World Scientific

ISBN 10 : 9789814641548
ISBN 13 : 9814641545

Authored by Professor Yu Keping, a famous Chinese political scholar, this book focuses on the core issues of democracy and the rule of law in China. It provides the readers with in..

Political Innovation And Conceptual Change

Pub Date : 1989-04-28 | Author : Terence Ball | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 0521359783
ISBN 13 : 9780521359788

This book sets out to defend the claim that politics is a linguistically constituted activity, and to show that the concepts that inform political beliefs and behavior have histori..

The Structural Transformation Of The Public Sphere

Pub Date : 2015-10-07 | Author : J?rgen Habermas | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9780745694146
ISBN 13 : 0745694144

This major work retraces the emergence and development of the Bourgeois public sphere - that is, a sphere which was distinct from the state and in which citizens could discuss issu..

Public Opinion And Politics In The Late Roman Republic

Pub Date : 2017-06-01 | Author : Cristina Rosillo-López | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781108509558
ISBN 13 : 110850955X

This book investigates the working mechanisms of public opinion in Late Republican Rome as a part of informal politics. It explores the political interaction (and sometimes opposit..