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An introduction to democratic theory.

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Democracy

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    Other titlesDemocratic theory.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC423 .M38
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 316 p.
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5795206M
    LC Control Number60007063

    Democratic peace is the proposition that democracies are more peaceful in their foreign relations. This idea dates back centuries, at least to Immanuel Kant and other 18th-century Enlightenment thinkers. In recent decades it has constituted a major research agenda, competing with and arguably supplanting other research agendas such as neo-realism.


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