Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



Published: 27 March 2020

276 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190078584

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (05)

Disenchantment with Democracy

A Psychological Perspective

Janusz Reykowski

Series in Political Psychology

  • Describes psycho-historical origin of the ideological conflicts between conservatism and liberalism
  • Analyzes, from a psychological perspective, the imperfections of the major liberal institutions -- democracy and free market -- that contribute to the resurgence of radical antidemocratic (anti-liberal) movements
  • Provides crucial context for understanding contemporary political tensions and their effects on the world's democracies

Also of Interest