On Civic Republicanism: Ancient Lessons for Global Politics by Geoffrey Kellow,Neven Leddy

By Geoffrey Kellow,Neven Leddy

Continuing the research of up to date concerns throughout the lens of old theories past the topics of Enduring Empire and the award-winning On Oligarchy, On Civic Republicanism explores the iconic relevance of the traditional techniques of republicanism and civic advantage to fashionable questions about political engagement and identification. analyzing either old and early smooth conceptions of civic republicanism, the members reply to the paintings of thinkers starting from Plato and Aristotle to Machiavelli, Montesquieu, and Wollstonecraft.

A testomony to the ongoing effect of the idea that and the continued scholarly debate which surrounds it, On Civic Republicanism addresses primary questions relating to democratic participation, liberal democracy, and the general public strong. Its essays communicate to the various ways that the belief of the republic nonetheless demanding situations us today.

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