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The Romance of Democracy

Compliant Defiance in Contemporary Mexico

by Matthew C. Gutmann

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American studies,
  • Ethnography,
  • Political structures: democracy,
  • Working class,
  • Political Science,
  • Democracy,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Public opinion,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Mexico,
  • Political activity,
  • Political Ideologies - Democracy,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / General,
  • Coyoacâan,
  • Attitudes,
  • Coyoacan,
  • Coyoacâan

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7710765M
    ISBN 100520220994
    ISBN 109780520220997

    Writing my book on democracy, I was looking again at the struggles, the physical struggles, the intellectual struggles, the ideological struggles, and the emotional struggles of people down the centuries trying to wrest power from kings, then from clerics and rich barons and spread it to ordinary :// Record. Matthew C. Gutmann, The Romance of Democracy, Compliant Defiance in Contemporary Mexico. Berkeley, University of California Press, , p., illustr

    Inez Victor knows that the major casualty of the political life is memory. But the people around Inez have made careers out of losing track. Her senator husband wants to forget the failure of his last bid for the presidency. Her husband's handler would like the press to forget that Inez's father is a murderer. And, in , the year in which much of this bitterly funny novel is set, America is ?id=t0orAQAAIAAJ. In Herbert Croly’s book, The Promise of American Life, we have a description of wealth in the hands of the few and US politics swamped and corrupted by sounds very familiar, but Croly is writing in the early 20th century. Tell us more. It was written in and it had an electrifying effect on America and in the formation of modern American ://

    OCLC Number: Description: 7 preliminary leaves, pages: frontispiece, portraits, maps ; 21 cm. Contents: "Our fair young state" --The Populist revolt --The new freedom --Democracy and war --Reconstruction --Appendix A. Address of President Bidwell of the California Farmers' Union, April 8, --Address of J. A. Wright, first Master of the California State Grange, October 15   In the context of the Weimar Republic, whose system of representational democracy inadvertently splintered any organized resistance, Hitler was able to build an effective right-wing alliance that, in time, caused liberals to wonder whether democracy itself might be to blame if someone like Hitler could gain ://


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