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  1. Century Democracy (forthcoming). Adam, Ulrich. The Political Economy of JHG Justi. Bern: Peter Lang, 2006. 317p., Bibl., Index, $61.95. The Eighteenth-Century German Statistician as Reader of French Theory of Commerce and Reformer of the European State System. Armitage, David, Ed. British Political Thought in History, Literature and The. [REVIEW] Journal of the History of Ideas.score: 420.0
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  2. Chris Hughes (2011). Liberal Democracy as the End of History: Fukuyama and Postmodern Challenges. Routledge.score: 192.0
    Introduction -- Methodology : an approach to philosophical analysis -- Fukuyama I : the concept of a history with universal direction and end point -- Fukuyama II : why does history end in liberal democracy? -- Postmodern perspectives on the flow of time -- Questioning the universality of human nature -- The myth of the individual : how "I" is constructed and gives an account of itself -- A theory of a history which ends in liberal (...)
     
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  3. Brian S. Roper (2013). The History of Democracy: A Marxist Interpretation. Pluto Press.score: 186.0
    Origins: democracy in the ancient Greek world --Democracy suppressed: the Roman republic and empire -- The early Middle Ages and the transition from feudalism to capitalism -- The English Revolution and parliamentary democracy -- The American Revolution and constitutional redefinition of democracy -- The revolutionary revival of democracy in France -- The revolutions of 1848-49 -- Capitalist expansion, globalisation and democratisation -- The Marxist critique of capitalism and representative democracy -- Precursors of socialist participatory (...)
     
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  4. Mark Tunick (2009). Hegel's Claim About Democracy and His Philosophy of History. In Will Dudley (ed.), Hegel and History. State University of New York Press.score: 150.0
    Hegel claims democracy is inappropriate for a modern state and offers two justifications: an empirical one focusing on the failure of existing democracies; and a metaphysical one focusing on the inappropriateness for the modern state of the ideal of individual sovereignty that Hegel associates with democracy. This paper shows how Hegel’s discussion of democracy is relevant to the broader interpretive questions of whether Hegel’s understanding of history and of the development of political institutions is truly empirical (...)
     
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  5. Wolf-Dieter Eberwein (1994). The End of History or the End of Democracy? National Identity and the Future of the Nation-State. World Futures 42 (1):161-171.score: 144.0
    (1994). The end of History or the end of Democracy? National identity and the future of the nation‐state. World Futures: Vol. 42, No. 1-2, pp. 161-171.
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  6. Raf Geenens (2008). Democracy, Human Rights and History Reading Lefort. European Journal of Political Theory 7 (3):269-286.score: 144.0
    This article offers an overview of the French political philosopher Claude Lefort's oeuvre, arguing that his work should be read as a normative or even universalist justification of democracy and human rights. The notion of history plays a crucial notion in this enterprise, as Lefort demonstrates that there is an ineluctable 'historical' or 'political' condition of human coexistence, a condition that can only be properly accommodated in a regime of democracy and human rights. This reading of Lefort (...)
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  7. S. Ganghof (2013). Does Public Reason Require Super-Majoritarian Democracy? Liberty, Equality, and History in the Justification of Political Institutions. Politics, Philosophy and Economics 12 (2):179-196.score: 126.0
    The project of public-reason liberalism faces a basic problem: publicly justified principles are typically too abstract and vague to be directly applied to practical political disputes, whereas applicable specifications of these principles are not uniquely publicly justified. One solution could be a legislative procedure that selects one member from the eligible set of inconclusively justified proposals. Yet if liberal principles are too vague to select sufficiently specific legislative proposals, can they, nevertheless, select specific legislative procedures? Based on the work of (...)
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  8. Javier Fernández Sebastián & Pierre Rosanvallon (2007). Intellectual History and Democracy: An Interview with Pierre Rosanvallon. Journal of the History of Ideas 68 (4):703-715.score: 126.0
  9. Samuel Moyn (2007). Intellectual History and Democracy: An Interview with Pierre Rosanvallon: Introduction. Journal of the History of Ideas 68 (4):701-702.score: 126.0
  10. Konrad Fuchs (1973). German Social Democracy Between Coalition and Opposition 1919–1923. Schöningh Documents on Past and Present History. Philosophy and History 6 (2):222-223.score: 126.0
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  11. Tim Lacy (2009). The Lovejovian Roots of Adler's Philosophy of History: Authority, Democracy, Irony, and Paradox in Britannica's Great Books of the Western World. Journal of the History of Ideas 71 (1):113-137.score: 126.0
  12. Daniel T. Rodgers & Absent Minds (forthcoming). Sebastiá N, Javier Ferná Ndez: Intellectual History and Democracy: An Interview with Pierre Rosanvallon.................................. 4 703 Stuurman, Siep: Cosmopolitan Egalitarianism in the Enlightenment: Anquetil Duperron on India and America.... 2 255 Thomson, Erik: Commerce, Law, and Erudite Culture: The. [REVIEW] Journal of the History of Ideas.score: 126.0
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  13. N. E. (1968). Germany Between Democracy and Dictatorship. Contributions on Recent Politics and History. Philosophy and History 1 (1).score: 126.0
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  14. Oliver Hidalgo (2008). Conceptual History and Politics: Is the Concept of Democracy Essentially Contested? Contributions to the History of Concepts 4 (2):176-201.score: 126.0
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  15. Ben Jackson (2012). Property-Owning Democracy: A Short History. In T. Williamson (ed.), Property-Owning Democracy: Rawls and Beyond. Wiley-Blackwell.score: 126.0
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  16. E. N. (1968). Germany Between Democracy and Dictatorship. Contributions on Recent Politics and History. Philosophy and History 1 (1):80-81.score: 126.0
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  17. Bernd Warlich (1979). Salaried Employees Between Fascism and Democracy. The Political and Social History of Salaried Employees, USA 1890–1940, with International Comparisons. [REVIEW] Philosophy and History 12 (1):94-96.score: 126.0
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  18. John G. Zumbrunnen (2010). Silence and Democracy: Athenian Politics in Thucydides' History. Penn State University Press.score: 126.0
    It is in the complex interplay of silence, speech, and action that Zumbrunnen teases out the meaning of democracy for Thucydides in both its domestic and international dimensions and shows how we may benefit from the Thucydidean text in ...
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  19. Christopher Meckstroth (2009). The Struggle for Democracy: Paradox and History in Democratic Progress. Constellations 16 (3):410-428.score: 120.0
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  20. Jeffrey Seitzer (2001). Comparative History and Legal Theory: Carl Schmitt in the First German Democracy. Greenwood Press.score: 120.0
    Seitzer seeks to provide a more effective criticism of Schmitt than commentaries that focus on Schmitt's treatment of key works and concepts in legal and ...
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  21. David F. Bell (2004). Writing, Movement/Space, Democracy: On Jacques Ranciere's Literary History. Substance 33 (1):126-140.score: 120.0
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  22. Sidney Hook (1949). The Philosophy of Democracy as a Philosophy of History. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 9 (3):576-587.score: 120.0
  23. Ulf Bohmann & Darío Montero (2014). History, Critique, Social Change and Democracy An Interview with Charles Taylor. Constellations 21 (1):3-15.score: 120.0
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  24. A. T. Kolnai (1962). Political Messianism: The Romantic Phase. The History of Totalitarian Democracy, Vol.2. By J. L. Talmon. (Seeker & Warburg. 1960. Pp.Xiii + 607.). [REVIEW] Philosophy 37 (142):368-.score: 120.0
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  25. N. G. L. Hammond (1964). The Athenaion Politeia James Day and Mortimer Chambers: Aristotle's History of Athenian Democracy. (Publications in History, 73.) Pp. Xiii+221. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1962. Paper, $5. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 14 (01):34-37.score: 120.0
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  26. D. Herzog (2010). Democracy, Decline, Dichotomies: The Cunning of Unreason: Making Sense of Politics, by John Dunn. New York: Basic Books, 2000. 401 Pp. $21.00 (Paper). Democracy: A History, by John Dunn. New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2005. 256 Pp. $24.00 (Cloth). Democracy: The Unfinished Journey 508 BC to AD 1993, by John Dunn (Ed.). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 1992. 304 Pp. $64.99 (Paper). The History of Political Theory and Other Essays, by John Dunn. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1996. 249 Pp. $78.99 (Cloth). [REVIEW] Political Theory 38 (1):93-105.score: 120.0
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  27. Nick Stargardt (1989). Reviews : Roger Fletcher (Ed.), Bernstein to Brandt: A Short History of German Social Democracy (London, Edward Arnold, 1987). Thesis Eleven 22 (1):133-138.score: 120.0
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  28. Roberto Casati, Achille Varzi Insurmountable Simplicities & Thirty-Nine Philosophical (2007). Luciano Canfora. Democracy in Europe: A History (Oxford: Blackwell Publishing, 2006), Vi+ 302 Pp.£ 40.00 Cloth. David Brion Davis. Inhuman Bondage: The Rise and Fall of Slavery in the New World (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006), Xvi+ 440 Pp.£ 17.99 Cloth. Richard Dawkins. The Selfish Gene. (Oxford: Oxford University Press. [REVIEW] The European Legacy 12 (4):545-547.score: 120.0
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  29. G. L. Cawkwell, J. Day & M. Chambers (1966). Aristotle's History of Athenian Democracy. Journal of Hellenic Studies 86:247.score: 120.0
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  30. Nancy Frankenberry (2005). "Sleepwalking Through History": Reflections on Democracy, Religion, and Pragmatism in a Time of Terror. American Journal of Theology and Philosophy 26 (1/2):45 - 59.score: 120.0
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  31. Anthony Giddens (1993). Modernity, History, Democracy. Theory and Society 22 (2):289-292.score: 120.0
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  32. Shannon Kincaid (2006). Review: Joseph P. Fell, Vincent Colapietro, and Michael J. McGandy, Editors. The Task of Criticism: Essays on Philosophy, History, and Community. New York: W. W. Norton, 2005. And Michael J. McGandy. The Active Life: Miller's Metaphysics of Democracy. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2005. [REVIEW] Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 42 (2):289-296.score: 120.0
  33. Stuart Macintyre (1986). The Short History of Social Democracy in Australia. Thesis Eleven 15 (1):3-14.score: 120.0
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  34. Loren J. Samons (2011). (J.) Zumbrunnen Silence and Democracy: Athenian Politics in Thucydides' History. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2008. Pp. 200. $45. 9780271033570(Hbk). $28.95. 9780271033587(Pbk). [REVIEW] Journal of Hellenic Studies 131:208-210.score: 120.0
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  35. Ronald E. Butchart (1995). Discipline, Dignity, and Democracy: Reflections on the History of Classroom Management (AESA Presidential Address-1994). Educational Studies 26 (3):165-184.score: 120.0
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  36. Shannon Kincaid (2006). The Task of Criticism: Essays on Philosophy, History, and Community, And: The Active Life: Miller's Metaphysics of Democracy (Review). Transactions of the Charles S. Peirce Society 42 (2):289-296.score: 120.0
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  37. Claire Taylor (2007). History (S.) Forsdyke Exile, Ostracism, and Democracy. The Politics of Expulsion in Ancient Greece. Princeton UP, 2005. Pp. X + 344. £29.95. 9780691119755. [REVIEW] Journal of Hellenic Studies 127:182-.score: 120.0
  38. Robert H. Bates (2010). Democracy in Africa: A Very Short History. Social Research: An International Quarterly 77 (4):1133-1148.score: 120.0
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  39. Joseph L. Blau & Maurice Wohlgelernter (eds.) (1980). History, Religion, and Spiritual Democracy: Essays in Honor of Joseph L. Blau. Columbia University Press.score: 120.0
  40. Daniel Jonah Goldhagen (1997). Modell Bundesrepublic: National History, Democracy, and Internationalization in Germany. Common Knowledge 6:10-18.score: 120.0
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  41. Jürgen Habermas & M. Pensky (1997). On the Public Use of History: Why a" Democracy Prize" for Daniel Goldhagen? Common Knowledge 6:1-9.score: 120.0
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  42. Michael Howard (1983). Svetozar Stojanović, In Search of Democracy in Socialism: History and Party Consciousness Reviewed By. Philosophy in Review 3 (2):101-104.score: 120.0
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  43. Thomas Renna (1989). Arthur P. Monahan, Consent, Coercion, and Limit: The Medieval Origins of Parliamentary Democracy.(McGill-Queen's Studies in the History of Ideas, 10.) Kingston and Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1987. Pp. Xxi, 345. $40. [REVIEW] Speculum 64 (3):745-746.score: 120.0
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  44. Nadim N. Rouhana (2008). Reconciling History and Equal Citizenship in Israel: Democracy and the Politics of Historical Denial. In Will Kymlicka & Bashir Bashir (eds.), The Politics of Reconciliation in Multicultural Societies. Oup Oxford. 70--93.score: 120.0
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  45. H. Schulze (1983). Social-Democracy and History. Filosoficky Casopis 31 (3):410-417.score: 120.0
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  46. Trygve Throntveit (2014). The Confidence Trap: A History of Democracy in Crisis From World War I to the Present, David Runciman (Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2013), 408 Pp., $29.95 Cloth. [REVIEW] Ethics and International Affairs 28 (3):397-399.score: 120.0
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  47. M. Zuckert (2010). American Liberal Democracy on the Eve of the Obama Presidency: Freedom's Power: The History and Promise of Liberalism, by Paul Starr. New York: Basic Books, 2007. Democracy Incorporated: Managed Democracy and the Specter of Inverted Totalitarianism, by Sheldon Wolin. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2008. [REVIEW] Political Theory 38 (4):586-592.score: 120.0
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  48. Paul Woodruff (2005). First Democracy: The Challenge of an Ancient Idea. Oxford University Press.score: 114.0
    Americans have an unwavering faith in democracy and are ever eager to import it to nations around the world. But how democratic is our own "democracy"? If you can vote, if the majority rules, if you have elected representatives--does this automatically mean that you have a democracy? In this eye-opening look at an ideal that we all take for granted, classical scholar Paul Woodruff offers some surprising answers to these questions. Drawing on classical literature, philosophy, and (...)--with many intriguing passages from Sophocles, Aesop, and Plato, among others--Woodruff immerses us in the world of ancient Athens to uncover how the democratic impulse first came to life. The heart of the book isolates seven conditions that are the sine qua non of democracy: freedom from tyranny (including the tyranny of majority rule), harmony (the blending of different views), the rule of law, natural equality, citizen wisdom, reasoning without knowledge, and general education. He concludes that a true democracy must be willing to invite everyone to join in government. It must respect the rule of law so strongly that even the government is not above the law. True democracy must be mature enough to accept changes that come from the people. And it must be willing to pay the price of education for thoughtful citizenship. Ancient Athens didn't always live up to these ideals. Nor does modern America. If we learn anything from the story of Athens, Woodruff concludes, it should be this--never lose sight of the ideals of democracy. This compact, eloquent book illuminates these ideals and lights the way as we struggle to keep democracy alive at home and around the world. (shrink)
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  49. Leszek Augustyn (2010). Utopia and History. Some Remarks About Nikolai Berdjaev's Struggle with History. Studies in East European Thought 62 (1):71 - 79.score: 96.0
    The article deals with the philosophy of Nikolai Berdjaev (1874–1948), which he formulated between The Philosophy of Inequality (written in 1918, but published in 1923) and The New Middle - Ages (1924). Berdjaev’s philosophy is analyzed in the context of the Russian Revolution of 1917 and its aftermath. The other point of reference is the crisis of culture and civilisation, which affected the West in the inter-war period. Berdjaev’s position has been interpreted in view of the archetypal myth of the (...)
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