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3D SEPTEMBER THE CONSTITUTION DAY (SYN-TAGMA 1843) AND THE DEMOCRATIC ECO-LOGICAL ARISE (Vteleion)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  24/04/13) Towards a taxonomy of democracy Classifying the array of democratic models is no easy task.Most accounts of democracy consider its evolution temporally. For example, David Held’s ‘Models of Democracy’ distinguishes between ‘classic’ democracy and variants from … Continue reading

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3D SEPTEMBER THE CONSTITUTION DAY (SYN-TAGMA 1843) AND THE DEMOCRATIC ECO-LOGICAL ARISE (IV)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  7/10/12) Democratisation from Abroad Democratisation of states does not only come from citizens at national or local level. Its course can be directed from the outside, by international agencies, foreign governments, or bilateral or multilateral development cooperation … Continue reading

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3D SEPTEMBER THE CONSTITUTION DAY (SYN-TAGMA 1843) AND THE DEMOCRATIC ECO-LOGICAL ARISE (III)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM 24/04/12) Democracy, Capitalism and Markets The relationship between democracy and markets has been debated for as long as liberal democracy. There are perhaps three broad camps. For neoliberal thinkers such as Hayek, democracy is a means to … Continue reading

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3D SEPTEMBER THE CONSTITUTION DAY (SYN-TAGMA 1843) AND THE DEMOCRATIC ECO-LOGICAL ARISE (II)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM 4/09/11)   Modern Representative Democracy At its simplest, representative democracy is to do with free and fair elections; it is about the process through which people choose their representatives, and about the accountability and legitimacy of those … Continue reading

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3D SEPTEMBER THE CONSTITUTION DAY (SYN-TAGMA 1843) AND THE DEMOCRATIC ECO-LOGICAL ARISE (I)

The Future of Democracy in the Face of Climate Change Introduction Democracy is the central concern of our work on ‘the future of democracy in the face of climate change’. But democracy is a contested term, so a review of … Continue reading

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