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The Resource Democracy, David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors

Democracy, David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors

Label
Democracy
Title
Democracy
Statement of responsibility
David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Democracy: Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected sources and publications"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
321.8
Index
index present
LC call number
JC423
LC item number
.D381256 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Haugen, David M.
  • Musser, Susan
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Democracy
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Democracy, David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What is the state of democracy worldwide? Countries around the world are striving to establish working democracies / Anwar Ibrahim -- Countries around the world are failing to establish working democracies / The Economist -- Free markets foster democracies / Michael Mandelbaum -- Free markets threaten democracy / Robert B. Reich -- The Internet has advanced democratic causes / Clay Shirky -- The Internet has not advanced democratic causes / Hiawatha Bray -- Can there be democracy in the Middle East? Western democracy will never take hold in the Middle East / Michael Scheuer -- Islam remains a barrier to democracy in the Middle East / Whitson G. Waldo III -- The Muslim Brotherhood is a threat to democratic change in Egypt / James Phillips -- The Muslim Brotherhood is not a threat to democratic change in Egypt / David M. Faris and Stacey Philbrick Yadav -- The Muslim Brotherhood's role in democratic change in Egypt remains unclear / Maajid Nawaz -- Israel is the only true democracy in the Middle East / Jacob Dayan -- Israel is not an example of democracy in the Middle East / Josh Ruebner -- What should be done to improve US democracy? American democracy is broken / Eric Alterman -- American democracy is not broken / T. A. Barnhart -- To improve US democracy, low-income workers should share the income tax burden / Mary Kate Cary -- To improve US democracy, end tax cuts for the richest Americans / Jacob S. Hacker and Paul Pierson -- To improve US democracy, make the tax code more transparent / Charles Murray -- Corporate funding of political ads will hinder the democratic election process / Ronald Dworkin -- Corporate funding of political ads will not hinder the democratic election process / Hans A. von Spakovsky -- Should the United States foster democracy worldwide? Promoting democracy worldwide increases US national security / Shadi Hamid and Steven Brooke -- Promoting democracy worldwide does not increase US national security / Michael S. Rozeff -- The United States should promote true democracy in the Middle East / Eric Margolis -- Promoting democracy in the Middle East should benefit US interests / Mortimer B. Zuckerman -- A league of democracies would benefit the world and advance democracy / James M. Lindsay -- A league of democracies would not benefit the world nor spread democracy / Charles A. Kupchan
Control code
ocn744303065
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
273 p.
Isbn
9780737757187
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2011047012
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o744303065
  • (OCoLC)744303065
Label
Democracy, David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What is the state of democracy worldwide? Countries around the world are striving to establish working democracies / Anwar Ibrahim -- Countries around the world are failing to establish working democracies / The Economist -- Free markets foster democracies / Michael Mandelbaum -- Free markets threaten democracy / Robert B. Reich -- The Internet has advanced democratic causes / Clay Shirky -- The Internet has not advanced democratic causes / Hiawatha Bray -- Can there be democracy in the Middle East? Western democracy will never take hold in the Middle East / Michael Scheuer -- Islam remains a barrier to democracy in the Middle East / Whitson G. Waldo III -- The Muslim Brotherhood is a threat to democratic change in Egypt / James Phillips -- The Muslim Brotherhood is not a threat to democratic change in Egypt / David M. Faris and Stacey Philbrick Yadav -- The Muslim Brotherhood's role in democratic change in Egypt remains unclear / Maajid Nawaz -- Israel is the only true democracy in the Middle East / Jacob Dayan -- Israel is not an example of democracy in the Middle East / Josh Ruebner -- What should be done to improve US democracy? American democracy is broken / Eric Alterman -- American democracy is not broken / T. A. Barnhart -- To improve US democracy, low-income workers should share the income tax burden / Mary Kate Cary -- To improve US democracy, end tax cuts for the richest Americans / Jacob S. Hacker and Paul Pierson -- To improve US democracy, make the tax code more transparent / Charles Murray -- Corporate funding of political ads will hinder the democratic election process / Ronald Dworkin -- Corporate funding of political ads will not hinder the democratic election process / Hans A. von Spakovsky -- Should the United States foster democracy worldwide? Promoting democracy worldwide increases US national security / Shadi Hamid and Steven Brooke -- Promoting democracy worldwide does not increase US national security / Michael S. Rozeff -- The United States should promote true democracy in the Middle East / Eric Margolis -- Promoting democracy in the Middle East should benefit US interests / Mortimer B. Zuckerman -- A league of democracies would benefit the world and advance democracy / James M. Lindsay -- A league of democracies would not benefit the world nor spread democracy / Charles A. Kupchan
Control code
ocn744303065
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
273 p.
Isbn
9780737757187
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2011047012
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o744303065
  • (OCoLC)744303065

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