Democracy and knowledge : innovation and learning in classical Athens / Josiah Ober.

When does democracy work well, and why? Is democracy the best form of government? These questions are of supreme importance today as the United States seeks to promote its democratic values abroad. Democracy and Knowledge is the first book to look to ancient Athens to explain how and why directly de...

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Main Author: Ober, Josiah, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Princeton : Princeton University Press, ©2008.
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