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書名 Democratic civility : the history and cross-cultural possibility of a modern political ideal / edited by Robert W. Hefner
出版項 New Brunswick, N.J. : Transaction Publishers, 1998
國際標準書號 1560003642
9781560003649
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  JC336 D42 1998    在架上    30610020046561
 歐美所圖書館  321.8 D3963he 1998    在架上    30500101010612
說明 ix, 330 pages ; 24 cm
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附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
On the history and cross-cultural possibility of a democratic ideal / Robert W. Hefner -- Genealogies of civility / John A. Hall -- Between public and private: towards a sociology of civil society / Adam B. Seligman -- A reasonable role for religion? Moral practices, civic participation, and market behavior / Robert Wuthnow -- The social roots of prosperity and liberty / Brigitte Berger -- Civil society, pillarization, and the welfare state / Anton C. Zijderveld -- Is civil society enough? Comparing Romania and the American South / Daniel Chirot -- Between nation and civil society: ethnolinguistic and religious pluralism in independent Ukraine / Jos⥠Casanova -- Horizontal ties and civil institutions in Chinese societies / Robert P. Weller -- The function of business-related reciprocity in Chinese non-civil societies / S. Gordon Redding -- Cohabitation? Islamist and secular groups in modern Turkey / Resat Kasaba -- A Muslim civil society? Indonesian reflections on the conditions of its possibility / Robert W. Hefner
Democratic Civility examines the core requirements necessary to make democracy work. Subtly interweaving case studies and theoretical reflection. Hefner and his contributors examine the ideals, culture, development, and organization of civil democracy. Against a historical background, they consider today's challenges to democracy, asking whether international politics is destined to lead to a clash of civilizations, or whether civil and democratic ideas are indeed realizable in a multicultural world. Democratic Civility will be of interest to those in the fields of anthropology, sociology, history, political theory, and philosophy
主題 Civil society
Democracy
Multiculturalism
Cultural pluralism
Alt Author Hefner, Robert W., 1952-
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