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Against Elections: The Case for Democracy
by David Van Reybrouck
Aug. 23, 2017 - Aug. 23, 2017

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Van Reybrouck, D. (2016). Against Elections: The Case for Democracy. Bodley Head.


Bodley Head, 2016. 208 pages.

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p.109
desuetude »
(noun) discontinuance from use or exercise; disuse
p.67
aleatory »
(adjective) depending on an uncertain event or ...
p.49
neoliberalism »
the postulate that markets are organised most e...
p.42
Habermasian »
referring to Frankfurt School sociologist and p...
p.32
Paris Commune »
a radical socialist and revolutionary governmen...
p.165
kicked in by angry citizens
Without drastic adjustment, this system cannot ...
p.150
democracy is like clay
Democracy is like clay, it’s shaped by its time...
p.124
the problem with referendums
[...] Referendums and deliberative democracy ar...
p.104
the pathogenesis of our electoral fundamentalism
Behold the pathogenesis of our electoral fundam...
p.91
to replace it with an elected aristocracy
The French Revolution, like the American, did n...