A companion to the TV series, this brings to life one of history's greatest dramas - the struggle for democracy. From Ancient Greece to Northern Ireland, Gorbachev's Russia to Libya, democracy remains a fascinating, flawed and threatened human institutions.
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-x, Greenberg, Edward S. and Page, Benjamin I., The Struggle for Democracy, 5th Edition Hardcover*\ /*0-321-05274-9, Greenberg, Edward S. and Page, Benjamin I., The Struggle for Democracy, 5th Edition, Softcover*\ This substantial revision represents a return to The Struggle for Democracy's original mission: to provide a critical thinking introduction to American government. Organized around two principal themes. First Using the Frameqork asks readers to evaluate the health and vitality of American democracy today against a carefully defined democratic ideal. The books second theme, Using the Framework, asks readers to look at the structures underlying our political system-the economy, society, cultural values, technology-and examine how these structures affect, and are affected by, our political system. For those interested in American government.About the Author:
Edward S. Greenberg is a Professor of Political Science and a Research Professor of Behavioral Science at the University of Colorado, Boulder. Ed s research and teaching interests include American government and politics, domestic and global political economy, and democratic theory and practice, with a special emphasis on workplace issues. He has just completed a multi-year, longitudinal panel study, funded by the NIH, that examines the impact of corporate restructuring on employees. Benjamin I. Page is the Gordon S. Fulcher Professor of Decision Making at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. Ben s interests include public opinion and policy making, the mass media, empirical democratic theory, political economy, policy formation, the presidency, and American foreign policy. He is currently engaged in a large collaborative project to study Economically Successful Americans and the Common Good."
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Book Description Longman Pub Group, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110321038150