The Resource Liberal democracy 3.0 : civil society in an age of experts, Stephen P. Turner, (electronic resource/)

Liberal democracy 3.0 : civil society in an age of experts, Stephen P. Turner, (electronic resource/)

Label
Liberal democracy 3.0 : civil society in an age of experts
Title
Liberal democracy 3.0
Title remainder
civil society in an age of experts
Statement of responsibility
Stephen P. Turner
Title variation
Liberal democracy three point zero
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What are the political implications of expert knowledge and especially scientific knowledge for liberal democracy? If knowledge is not evenly distributed upon what basis can the philosophy of equal rights be sustained?. This important book points to the crisis in knowledge in liberal democracies. This crisis, simply put, is that most citizens cannot understand, much less judge, the claims scientists make. One response is the appointment of public commissions to provide conclusions for policy-makers to act upon. There are also commissions from below, such as grass roots associations that qu
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
300.1
Index
index present
LC call number
JC423
LC item number
.T775 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Theory, culture & society
Label
Liberal democracy 3.0 : civil society in an age of experts, Stephen P. Turner, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=251821
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Foreword; 1: Introduction: Thinking Politically about Experts; 2: The Last Inequality; 3: Is Rational Discourse With Experts Possible?; 4: Filling the Gap: The Rise of Knowledge Associations and Expertization; 5: Three Eras of Liberalism; 6: The Withering Away of Civil Society?; References; Index
Control code
ocn290537279
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Liberal democracy 3.0 : civil society in an age of experts, Stephen P. Turner, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=251821
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Foreword; 1: Introduction: Thinking Politically about Experts; 2: The Last Inequality; 3: Is Rational Discourse With Experts Possible?; 4: Filling the Gap: The Rise of Knowledge Associations and Expertization; 5: Three Eras of Liberalism; 6: The Withering Away of Civil Society?; References; Index
Control code
ocn290537279
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote

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