Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (January 14, 2012)
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within the face of accelerating political disenchantment, many Western governments have experimented, with concepts which goal to augment the operating and caliber of democracy in addition to expanding voters’ political wisdom and figuring out of political concerns. this article is the main finished account of those a number of democratic ideas. Written through an exceptional group of overseas specialists it examines the theories at the back of those democratic strategies, how they've got labored in perform and evaluates their good fortune or failure. It explains experiments with new varieties of democratic engagement reminiscent of: Direct Democracy Deliberative Democracy Co-Governance E-Democracy Drawing on a wide selection of theoretical views and with a extensive diversity of case experiences, this is often crucial analyzing for all scholars of democratic conception and all people with an curiosity in how we'd revitalise democracy and raise citizen involvement within the political method.