The Resource Democracy rising: : politics and participation in Canada, Bill Freeman, (ebook)

Democracy rising: : politics and participation in Canada, Bill Freeman, (ebook)

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Democracy rising: : politics and participation in Canada
Title
Democracy rising:
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politics and participation in Canada
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Bill Freeman
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eng
Summary
What are the limits of Canadian democracy and how are they being expanded by a revolution in participatory democracy? The Brexit vote in Britain and the election of Donald Trump as president of the United States illustrate that our system of representative democracy is in deep trouble. There are signs of political alienation everywhere. Most believe that government is run by a few big interests. Wealthy corporations receive grants and beneficial regulations. The incomes of middle and lower earners have remained stagnant or decreased. The way to change this imbalance is by strengthening our democracy and encouraging participation in the political process. A powerful grassroots movement of participatory democracy is emerging. Freeman's message is that democracy is rising in this country, but we must organize to redress the dominance of business interests, and finally fulfil the promise of government by the people
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Midwest
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1938-
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Freeman, Bill
Dewey number
323/.0420971
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Political participation
  • Democracy
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adult
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Democracy rising: : politics and participation in Canada, Bill Freeman, (ebook)
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1 online resource
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781459737693
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11855191
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remote
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11855191
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MWT11855191
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Democracy rising: : politics and participation in Canada, Bill Freeman, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781459737693
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11855191
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11855191
System control number
MWT11855191
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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