The sustainability of democracy

On limits to growth, the post-democratic turn and reactionary democrats

Ingolfur Bluhdorn

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Emancipation, the central demand of democracy, has come to mean liberation from restrictive social and ecological imperatives. Before proposing radical participatory solutions we need to ask how democracy itself serves the politics of unsustainability, argues Ingolfur Blühdorn.
Original languageEnglish
JournalEurozine
Volume11.07.2011
Publication statusPublished - 12 Jul 2011

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