2 edition of Political representation in metropolitan agencies. found in the catalog.
Political representation in metropolitan agencies.
Arthur W. Bromage
by Institute of Public Administration, University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich
Written in English
|Series||Michigan governmental studies,, no. 42|
|LC Classifications||JS422 .B7|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||102|
|LC Control Number||62064090|
Minorities and Representation in American Politics is the first book of its kind to examine underrepresented minorities with a framework based on four types of representation—descriptive, formalistic, symbolic, and substantive. Through this lens, author Rebekah Herrick looks at race, ethnic, gender, and sexual minorities not in isolation but synthesized within every chapter. All government is predicated upon a distinction between rulers and ruled. Who should occupy the position of ruler and who the position of the ruled is a perennial problem. In the contemporary world, representative democracy is the only plausible contender for the role of justified government. Representation is a fig leaf that is insufficient to cover the naked and brutal fact.
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Political representation in metropolitan agencies. Ann Arbor, Mich., Institute of Public Administration, University of Michigan, (OCoLC) Online version: Bromage, Arthur W. (Arthur Watson), Political representation in metropolitan agencies. Ann Arbor, Mich., Institute of Public Administration, University of Michigan, Get this from a library.
Political representation in metropolitan agencies. [Arthur W Bromage]. Political representation lies at the core of modern politics.
Democracies, with their vast numbers of citizens, could not operate without representative institutions. Yet relations between the democratic ideal and the everyday practice of political representation have never been well defined and remain the subject of vigorous debate among 3/5(1).
Political representation lies at the core of modern politics. Democracies, with their vast numbers of citizens, could not operate without representative institutions.
Yet relations between the democratic ideal and the everyday practice of political representation have never been well defined and remain the subject of vigorous debate among. Political representation is the activity of making citizens "present" in public policy making processes when political actors act in the best interest of citizens.
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This ambitious work aims to reintroduce history into political theory. Contemporary political philosophy--liberalism, communitarianism, and republicanism--disregards history because it is irrelevant to the nature of politics and to what constitutes a political problem.
The author argues that this view reduces politics and political philosophy to a vapid academic game that is. Modes of Political Representation democracy as a wedding of leadership and popular control (Brennan and Hamlin ). Although representative democracy is often described as classical direct democracy that had to be watered down by adding representation to overcome problems of scale, the historical reality is aFile Size: 58KB.
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Maurice "Moon" Landrieu, who is white, is widely credited as the elected official. In politics, representation describes how political power is given from a large group for a certain time period in the hands of a comparatively small group of its members. Representation usually refers to representative democracies, where elected officials (called representatives) nominally speak for their electors in the lly, only citizens have representation in the.
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