Last edited by Meztiktilar
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 | History

5 edition of Public Space and Democracy found in the catalog.

Public Space and Democracy

  • 180 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by University of Minnesota Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Liberalism & centre democratic ideologies,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Media Studies,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Essays,
  • Political Ideologies - Democracy,
  • Democracy,
  • Public spaces

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMarcel Henaff (Editor), Tracy B. Strong (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8070389M
    ISBN 100816633886
    ISBN 109780816633883

    Habermas, the Public Sphere, and Democracy: A Critical Intervention Yet Habermas's idealization of the earlier bourgeois public sphere as a space of rational discussion and consensus has been sharply criticized. It is doubtful if democratic politics were ever fueled by norms of rationality or public opinion formed by rational debate and. Book Description: In Cybering Democracy, Diana Saco boldly reconceptualizes the relationship between democratic participation and spatial realities both actual and virtual. She argues that cyberspace must be viewed as a produced social space, one that fruitfully confounds the ordering conventions of our physical spaces.

      British political scientist John Parkinson traveled to 11 national capitals across the globe to study the relationship between public space and democracy. His findings, published in the book Democracy and Public Space: the Physical Sites of Democratic Performance, off er a very different look at plazas and parks that we more often celebrate for. "Creating Space for Democracy edited by Nick Longo and Tim Shaffer is well-timed and hopeful in a discouraging culture of bitter divisions, growing inequalities, and rising prejudices. This collection describes a path beyond the dysfunction, detailing diverse approaches with proven success in creating public relationships across differences.

    Drawing on the ideas of Jürgen Habermas, he argues that democracy can be far more inclusive and can rely on a sphere of autonomous association and argument by citizens. He makes this argument by showing that democratic collective action has opened up a new "public space" for popular participation in Latin American politics. Democracy and the Public Space in Latin America. This is a book about democracy in Latin America and democratic theory. It tells a story about democratization in three Latin American countries—Brazil, Argentina, and Mexico—during the recent, “third wave” of democratization.¹ This story emphasizes the role of popular participation.


Share this book
You might also like
Higher education in India

Higher education in India

Tropical Atmosphere-Ocean Array (TAO) Implementation Panel

Tropical Atmosphere-Ocean Array (TAO) Implementation Panel

Military Construction Codification Act

Military Construction Codification Act

Managing federalism

Managing federalism

Thomas De Quincey, literary critic

Thomas De Quincey, literary critic

Livestock in continental Europe during world war II

Livestock in continental Europe during world war II

Employment and demand creation

Employment and demand creation

Use of saline water in agriculture in arid and semi-arid zones of India

Use of saline water in agriculture in arid and semi-arid zones of India

Marine protected areas of Washington, Oregon, and California

Marine protected areas of Washington, Oregon, and California

English exhibition to honour Queen Elizabeth II

English exhibition to honour Queen Elizabeth II

fifth and sixth (seventh and eighth) of the Controversial letters

fifth and sixth (seventh and eighth) of the Controversial letters

Generation gap

Generation gap

Communities Near and Far

Communities Near and Far

Public Space and Democracy Download PDF EPUB FB2

Moving from classical Greece to the present, Public Space and Democracy provides both historical accounts and a comparative analytical framework for understanding public space both as a place and as a product of various media, from speech to the Internet.

These essays make a powerful case for thinking of modern technological developments not as the end of public 3/5(1). Moving from classical Greece to the present, Public Space and Democracy provides historical accounts and a comparative analytical framework for understanding public space both as a place and as a product of various media, from speech to the Internet.

These essays make a powerful case for thinking of modern technological developments not as the end of public space, but as. Theorizing Public Space 49 4. Place and Politics 71 Part II. Public Space and Democratic Performance 5.

Assemblies I: Performing Democratic Roles 93 6. Assemblies II: The Public and Accessibility 7. Protest and the Plaza: Engaging the Formal Public Sphere 8.

The City as Representative Space Part III. Evaluating Democratic Space Size: 3MB. Read this book on Questia. Moving from classical Greece to the present, Public Space and Democracy provides both historical accounts and a comparative analytical framework for understanding public space both as a place and as a product.

In an online, interconnected world, democracy is increasingly made up of wikis and blogs, pokes and tweets. Citizens have become accidental journalists thanks to their handheld devices, politicians are increasingly working online, and the traditional sites of democracy--assemblies, public galleries, and plazas--are becoming less and less relevant with every new technology.

Download Democracy And Public Space ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to DEMOCRACY AND PUBLIC SPACE book pdf for free now. Democracy And The Public Space In Latin America. Author: Leonardo Avritzer ISBN: Genre: Political Science.

Democracy and Public Space claims that the current fashion for online democracy risks undermining democracy's very foundations. Challenging the received academic wisdom, the author offers a compelling, new vision of democratic public space and assesses the success of eleven world cities in the light of it.

Public Space and Democracy Paperback – Febru by Marcel Henaff (Editor) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Library Binding "Please retry" — Cited by: democracy and public space Download democracy and public space or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get democracy and public space book now.

This site is like a library, Use. "A timely look at the ways new technologies affect public life and power relationships. Moving from classical Greece to the present, Public Space and Democracy provides historical accounts and a comparative analytical framework for understanding public space both as a place and as a product of various media, from speech to the Internet.

In The Empty Place: Democracy and Public Space Teresa Hoskyns explores the relationship of public space to democracy by relating different theories of democracy in political philosophy to spatial theory and spatial and political practice. Establishing the theoretical basis for the study of public space, Hoskyns examines the rise of representative democracy and Author: Teresa Hoskyns.

Book Description. In The Empty Place: Democracy and Public Space Teresa Hoskyns explores the relationship of public space to democracy by relating different theories of democracy in political philosophy to spatial theory and spatial and political practice.

Establishing the theoretical basis for the study of public space, Hoskyns examines the rise of representative democracy. In City Unsilenced: Urban Resistance and Public Space in the Age of Shrinking Democracy, editors Jeffrey Hou of UW-Seattle and Sabine Knierbein of SKuOR, Vienna – both scholars of the dynamics of public space –have compiled the stories, strategies and the-ories derived from social movements in urban spaces since "Democracy and the Public Space in Latin America is an essay in comparative political sociology written in the grand style.

An ambitious and intelligent book that could make a significant impact on the literature, it offers a sustained critique of democratic elitism and the distortions that this theoretical perspective has introduced into our.

Democracy and Public Space: The Physical Sites of Democratic Performance. John R. Parkinson. Oxford University Press. January Find this book: John Parkinson states at the start of this book that democracy depends on the availability of physical public space, even in an apparently increasingly digital world.

While a growing proportion of. Five individuals from diverse religious viewpoints on Feb. 19 will discuss “Religion, Polarization, and the Public Space” as part of Purdue University’s “Democracy, Civility, and Freedom of Expression,” a series of events aimed to engage people in these important societal topics.

In The Empty Place: Democracy and Public Space Teresa Hoskyns explores the relationship of public space to democracy by relating different theories of democracy in political philosophy to spatial theory and spatial and political practice.

Establishing the theoretical basis for the study of public space, Hoskyns examines the rise of. Democracy and the Public Space in Latin America book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This is a bold new study of the recent eme /5. The recent process of democratization in Latin America is part of what has been called the third wave of democratization (Huntington, ), a concept which involves the idea that democracy, throughout the twentieth century, spread itself across the world in three waves, each one possessing essentially the same features.

The book argues that democracy depends on the availability of physical, public space, even in our allegedly digital world. It also argues that the availability of space for democratic performance is under threat, and that by overlooking the need for such space — or arguing against that need — we run the risk of undermining some important.

Lisa Keller. Triumph of Order: Democracy and Public Space in New York and London. New York: Columbia University Press, RRP £ paperback. Cities are incredibly complex systems, made up of hundreds of interconnecting networks.

Sanitation, transportation, power, housing, local government, and public order, amongst others, all have .Democracy and Public Space, Hardcover by Geenens, Raf (EDT); Tinnevelt, Ronald (EDT), ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US The claim once made by philosophers of unique knowledge of the essence of humanity and society has fallen into Rating: % positive.SPACE, SPEECH, AND DEMOCRACY This book shows how the privatization of public space undermines the opportunities for free speech Although there is a fairly strong consensus that opportunities for political criticism, organization, and dissent File Size: 2MB.