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Author Bellamy, Richard (Richard Paul)

Title Liberalism and pluralism : towards a politics of compromise / Richard Bellamy
Published New York : Routledge, 1999


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Description x,245 pages ; 25 cm
Contents Introduction: the challenge of pluralism -- Pt. I. Liberal democracy and the exclusion of politics. 1. Trading values: Hayek and the dethronement of politics by markets. 2. Trimming values: Rawls and the constitutional avoidance of politics. 3. Segregating values: Walzer and the communitarian containment of politics -- Pt. II. Democratic liberalism and the politics of compromise. 4. Negotiating values: from consensus to compromise. 5. A negotiating democracy: the political constitution of a pluralist policy -- Pt. III. Pluralism, liberalism and democracy in Britain. 6. Trading democracy for markets: the Citizen's Charter and the contracting state. 7. Trimming democracy: the Human Rights Act. 8. De-segregating democracy: whose Europe, which community?
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Compromise (Ethics)
Cultural pluralism.
LC no. 99020773
ISBN 0415196612 (hbk.)
0415196620 (paperback)