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The Real World of Democratic Theory
Ian Shapiro

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Preface ix
INTRODUCTION
Revisiting Democracy's Place 1
CHAPTER ONE: John Locke's Democratic Theory 39
CHAPTER TWO: Tyranny and Democracy: Refl ections on Some Recent Literature 68
CHAPTER THREE: Problems and Prospects for Democratic Settlements: South Africa as a Model for the Middle East and Northern Ireland? by Courtney Jung, Ellen Lust-Okar, and Ian Shapiro 80
CHAPTER FOUR: Players, Preconditions, and Peace: Why Talks Fail and How They Might Succeed by Ellen Lust and Ian Shapiro 143
CHAPTER FIVE: Containment and Democratic Cosmopolitanism 157
CHAPTER SIX: The Political Uses of Public Opinion: Lessons from the Estate Tax Repeal by Mayling Birney, Ian Shapiro, and Michael Graetz 180
CHAPTER SEVEN: The Constitutional Politics of Abortion in the United States 219
CHAPTER EIGHT: Democratic Justice : A Reply to Critics 251
Appendix to Chapter Three: Surveys of Israeli Business Elites 275
Appendix to Chapter Six: Polls on the Repeal or the Fairness of the Estate Tax 277
Index 279

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