Democracy-support: from recession to innovation

Abstract

The sense that democracy is in retreat worldwide has become widespread. But the emergence of citizen-centred, governance-focused and development-oriented approaches suggests that a more complex and hopeful shift is also taking place, say Nicholas Benequista & John Gaventa.

Citation

Published on openDemocracy (http://www.opendemocracy.net) on 3 August 2009

Democracy-support: from recession to innovation

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