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By Stephen K. White

ISBN-10: 1107168473

ISBN-13: 9781107168473

ISBN-10: 1316616444

ISBN-13: 9781316616444

during this wealthy research of the altering beliefs of citizenship, Stephen okay. White deals a course for the renewal of democratic existence within the twenty-first century. having a look past passive notions of citizenship outlined by way of balloting or passport ownership, White seeks a extra aspirational portrait, either participatory and inclusive, that demanding situations voters, in particular within the heart classification, to confront energy constructions to accomplish better justice. utilizing the Tea social gathering as a foil, he exhibits how that group's envious and exclusivist perception of lively citizenship undermines democratic aspirations. White explores how such deleterious impression could be successfully engaged through a strong counter-conception at the democratic left. The e-book makes this aspirational perfect conceptually transparent, normatively compelling and aesthetically attractive.

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