Journals Higher Education



Published: 23 October 2012

384 Pages

9.61 x 6.69 inches

ISBN: 9780748640751

Also Available As:

Bookseller Code (06)

The Edinburgh Companion to the History of Democracy

From Pre-history to Future Possibilities

First Edition

edited by Benjamin Isakhan and Stephen Stockwell

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Takes a fresh look at the history of democracy, broadening the traditional view with previously unexplored examples
  • The first book to study lesser-known histories of democracy alongside familiar examples
  • Includes historical accounts from leading scholars that document the development of democratic practices in their area or epoch of interest
  • Contributors include Jack Goody, John Keane, Larbi Sadiki, James Anderson, John Fisher and Seymour Drescher

Also of Interest