With great astuteness and profoundscholarship, Bobbio unfolds the elements for a general of state power; and therelation between democracy and dictatorship. With great astuteness and profoundscholarship, Bobbio unfolds the of state power; and therelation between democracy and dictatorship. Share to: Democracy and dictatorship: the nature and limits of state power / Norberto Bobbio ; translated. View the summary of this work. Bookmark.
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This book contains four scholarly essays. It’s always a pleasure to read Bobbio and his historical analyses of political concepts certainly don’t lack academic learning.
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But the essays are a bit too Account Options Sign in. With great astuteness and profound scholarship, Bobbio unfolds the elements for a general theory of politics. Bobbio’s wide-ranging argument is focused My library Help Advanced Book Search. The Nature and Limits of State Power. U of Minnesota Press- Democracy – pages. In this important volume Norberto Dictatroship examines some of the central themes of political blbbio and presents a systematic exposition of his views.
Bobbio’s wide-ranging argument is focused bobnio four themes: Bobbio’s discussion draws on a wealth of theoretical and historical material, from Plato, Aristotle, Hobbes and Locke to Marx, Weber, Habermas and Foucault. By analysing dictatorsship development of different languages of politics in relation to changing social and historical contexts, Bobbio deepens our understanding of the concepts we use to describe and evaluate modern political systems.
Selected pages Title Page. Contents The evaluative use of the great dichotomy.
The second meaning of the dichotomy. The natural law tradition.
Democracy and Dictatorship: The Nature and Limits of State Power
State Power and Government. The name and the thing.
The state and power. The foundation of power. The forms of government.
The end of the state. Representative democracy and direct democracy. Other editions – View all Democracy and Dictatorship: Democracy and dictatorship Snippet view – The dictatorshup use of the great dichotomy.