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COVID and the Era of Emergencies

What Type of Freedom is at Stake?

Danielle Celermajer and Dalia Nassar

’ principal value lies in their enabling the relations that form the foundation for robust political participation. To explicate our case, we offer a concrete example of acting in concert in the political context of contemporary Germany. By focusing on

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Jean-Paul Gagnon and George Vasilev

democracy practiced in a variety of configurations. Democratic regimes like the United States, Canada, Germany, Norway, Switzerland, and Australia are blended systems of this sort. The implication of this insight is that different democracies can be affected

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Resist and Revivify

Democratic Theory in a Time of Defiance

Jean-Paul Gagnon and Emily Beausoleil

Technologies of Expertise and the Future of Governing . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . 10.4159/9780674915435 Pauwels , Teun . 2014 . Populism in Western Europe: Comparing Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands . London : Routledge . 10

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Democratic Procedures Are Not Inherently Democratic

A Critical Analysis of John Keane's The New Despotism (Harvard University Press, 2020)

Gergana Dimova

und soziale Macht , 327 – 354 . Wiesbaden, Germany : SpringerVS . Ritter , Daniel . 2015 . The Iron Cage of Liberalism: International Politics and Unarmed Revolutions in the Middle East and North Africa . Oxford : Oxford University Pres

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Spencer McKay

available in English and focuses primarily on France with less detailed investigation of the American, German, and Swiss experiences. References Altman , David . 2011 . Direct Democracy Worldwide . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press

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Pluralist Democracy and Non-Ideal Democratic Legitimacy

Against Functional and Global Solutions to the Boundary Problem in Democratic Theory

Tom Theuns

. Part 1 of this article opens by considering whether functional demos views solve the boundary problem as they purport to. This is an “immanent critique” in the tradition of German Ideologiekritik, in the sense that it interrogates and criticizes

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Realizing Interspecies Democracy

The Preconditions for an Egalitarian, Multispecies, World

Sue Donaldson, Janneke Vink, and Jean-Paul Gagnon

, Germany : De Gruyter . 10.1515/9783110579765 National Council on Disability . 2002 . A White Paper: Understanding the Role of an International Convention on the Human Rights of People with Disabilities . Washington, DC : National Council on

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Who Governs in Deep Crises?

The Case of Germany

Wolfgang Merkel

As of the beginning of May 2020, Germany seems to be emerging from the COVID-19 crisis in a healthier state than most of its neighboring states or even Western countries in general. It should be noted, however, that cross-national statistics are

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Raphael de Kadt

infamously said that the death in custody of the Black Consciousness leader, Steve Biko left him ‘cold’, saw Turner ‘the most dangerous man in South Africa’. These very words were said to the then German Ambassador, who pleaded with Mr. Kruger to permit

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The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Central and Eastern Europe

The Rise of Autocracy and Democratic Resilience

Petra Guasti

provides an overview using the neighboring Austria and Germany as a baseline). The exception is Slovakia—the first measures were introduced before the first case—on the eve of parliamentary elections (February 28, 2020). All four countries introduced a