Journals Higher Education



Published: 31 October 2011

256 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719079818

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The United Nations Democracy Agenda

A Conceptual History

Kirsten Haack

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Introduces rarely covered material such as the Agenda for Democratization and the UNDP Democracy in Latin America report, and provides a detailed analysis of UN documentation over a period of time
  • Introduces the concept of 'developmental democracy', following the UNDP Democracy in Latin America report, published in 2004
  • Raises questions about the potential for a newly constituted relationship between the people, the state and the international community
  • Takes an interdisciplinary approach by integrating political theory and democratization studies in an analysis and definition of democracy, highlighting contradictions and agreements;

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