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Democracy and the public realm: towards a progressive agenda?

Newman, Janet and Mahony, Nick (2007). Democracy and the public realm: towards a progressive agenda? Soundings, 36, pp. 56–66.

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Abstract

In its deployment of the language of democracy - devolution, participation, engagement, the 'new localism' - New Labour has frequently emptied it of all content. How can we put new life into this vocabulary, and into democratic practices?

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2007 Lawrence & Wishart
ISSN: 1362-6620
Academic Unit/Department: Social Sciences > Social Policy and Criminology
Social Sciences > Politics and International Studies
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)
Item ID: 17463
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Date Deposited: 07 Aug 2009 09:09
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2012 06:51
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/17463
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