Category «Democracy»

A Short History of the United States

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 8.33 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Today it is the turn of the laboring masses to rise to political consciousness. It admits that people have a right to decide, however it also accepts that voters and their representatives may not always make the correct decisions. In contrast, conservatives believe that authority, like society, develops naturally. The names of the headers do not necessarily imply some hierarchical order or that one ideology evolved out of the other.

Rights of Man

Format: Leather Bound

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.09 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

An-Naim from Emory University, an Islamic scholar, was reported to have said Pak Haji Bill to amend the current limitations on punishment awarded by Malaysia's Syariah Courts was intended to empower the Islamic courts to pass any punishment permitted by Islamic law, which actually translate into hudud. Yet, only a few have led the same organization for the past 30 ... The sums going to owners are aptly called unearned income on tax accounts. [Yet the public has endorsed new tax breaks (Bush's tax policies 2003) for "unearned income," the "death tax," and "earnings on stock dividends."

Rift in the Democracy

Format: Paperback

Language:

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.77 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Profits may be maintained and even increased for a time through various financial contrivances, but overcapacity and overproduction lead to economic collapse, unemployment grows, markets shrink, discontent deepens, and small and not so small businesses perish. [Parenti makes this sound like the Protocol of the Learned Elder's of Zion (the faked international Jewish conspiracy to take over the world). For instance,science has been linked to the interests of powerful social forces, in particular those representedby industry and technology.

Demanding Democracy

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.52 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The role of the courts was to keep democracy from running amuck - that goal has been somewhat met, but Parenti's proposals would only weaken that role of government.] Democratize the media. Two terror attacks in Turkey during Ramadan have marked the Islamic holy month with violence and chaos. Syria entered its fourth year of conflict in March with the grim report that an estimated 220,000 people have been killed since fighting began in early 2011.

Institutional Crisis in 21st Century Britain (Understanding

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 13.17 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

But there is more than a romantic rewriting of history in the arguments of the Ottoman constitutionalists. The liberal preferenceis clearly that such conflicts be settled through debate and negotiation. To do so, click here and use the “NEW USER” sign-up option. And counterrevolution has been in general even less popular in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries than revolution; it is a label that has been an albatross for conservatives. After all, businesses use public services as well as the public, would they collectively conspire to destroy a service just so that a competitor could take it over?

Hong Kong Under Chinese Rule - Economic Integration and

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 10.28 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Pius X "Our Apostolic Mandate") Being the triumph of private individual judgment as against the judgment of an elite, Modern Democracy is in politics what the Reformation was in religion. But most people are too sensitive to believe such mercenary talk, and so they will look for any alternative to fill the metaphysical and moral void. Others see anti-Semitism as central to Hitler's Weltanschauung (World view). MeritocracyLiterally, rule by those with merit, merit being intelligence plus effort; a society in which socialposition is determined exclusively by ability and hard work.

The Mexican Exception: Sovereignty, Police, and Democracy

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.55 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

For example, the rise incrime and vandalism amongst young people was blamed upon working mothers, and in both theUSA and the UK single mothers were demonized for threatening the traditional family andincreasing the welfare burden. Nevertheless, fascismhas often coincided with, and bred from, racialist ideas. Most regrettably, the trends in life expectancy have meant that several million people have not survived the 1990s who would have done so if the life expectancy levels achieved in the 1990s had been maintained....

Speaking to the People: The Rhetorical Presidency in

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 11.44 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

What Cultural Marxists seek has nothing to do with true diversity, social harmony or universal tolerance. A distinction must also be made between small-scale and large-scale operations, between microdimensions and macrodimensions. Any existing state of social affairs is the product of ideologies previously thought out. A Jewish state that neglected a Jewish way of life would not be sustainable. Our perception is so clouded and fragmented by isms that we hardly know what it means to have an honest and sincere response to life, or to appreciate the freedom of being inwardly detached and aware.

Democratic Community: Nomos XXXV

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.72 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

A fascinating and insightful discussion of the condition of the majorideological traditions as they confront the collapse of the ‘Enlightenment project’. When every political action is tabulated, it is oftentimes hard to tell who is winning - the Marxists or the free market advocates. The belief in hierarchy is strengthened by the emphasis conservatives place upon authority. In fact, each nation uses a number of particular ideologies or ideological principles as well as a general ideology for explaining and justifying its actions and policies in international relations.

Harold Laski: Problems of Democracy, the Sovereign State,

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.65 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

It could be applied inside an existing democratic state, and it would often be incompatible with the spatial anti-democratic strategies described in the next sections. The Soviet Union could in no way be described as a liberal or democratic country now, nor do I think that it is terribly likely that perestroika will succeed such that the label will be thinkable any time in the near future. Year after year, all the Nordic countries cluster at the top, while the United States lags far behind.