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The Politics of Presence (Oxford Political Theory)

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This book addresses the concern that the case for political presence could encourage essentialist understandings of group identity or group interest. It argues against an either/or alternative between the politics of ideas and the politics of presence and for a new combination of these two models of.

"It would be a pity if the title of this book caused it to be overlooked, for there is much to stimulate thought and ideas within its pages."--Talking Politics "Phillip's book is a useful discussion of such contemporary The Politics of Presence book in democratic theory as equal representation, participation, group interest, and accountability"--EthicsCited by: Provides a ground-breaking contribution to the widespread and controversial debate about how disadvantaged groups should be represented in politics.

- ;One of the most hotly-debated debates in contemporary democracy revolves around issues of political presence, and whether the fair representation of disadvantage groups requires their presence in elected assemblies.

The Politics of Presence book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. One of the most hotly-contested debates in contemporary democracy /5. The Politics of Presence by Anne Phillips,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(15).

The Politics of Presence Anne Phillips One of the most hotly-contested debates in contemporary democracy revolves around issues of political presence, and whether the fair representation of disadvantaged groups requires their presence in elected assemblies.

One of the most hotly-contested debates in contemporary democracy revolves around issues of political presence, and whether the fair representation of disadvantaged groups requires their presence in elected assemblies.

The Politics of Presence by Revd Dr Anne Phillips,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(15). Introduces the distinction between a politics of ideas and a politics of presence.

In the conventional understandings of liberal democracy, difference has been regarded primarily as a matter of ideas, and representation has been considered more or less adequate depending on how well it reflects voters’ opinions, preferences, or beliefs.

This has been challenged by an alternative. Buy The Politics Of Presence (Oxford Political Theory): Political Representation of Gender Race and Ethnicity New Ed by Phillips, Anne (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.4/5(2). Talking Politics It would be a pity if the title of this book caused it to be overlooked, for there is much to stimulate thought and ideas within its pages.

Richard Kuper, University of Hertfordshire, Political Studies, Vol. 45, The Politics of Presence book. 1, March '97 Is the latest, thoughtful contribution in Anne Phillips's ongoing enquiry into issues of equality.

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The politics of presence. [Anne Phillips] -- This study, in the celebrated Oxford Political Theory series, provides a ground-breaking contribution to the widespread and controversial debate about how women, ethnic minorities, and other.

!Presente!: The Politics of Presence - Diana Taylor - ISBN: Diana Taylor offers the theory of presente as a model of standing by and with victims of structural and endemic violence by being physically and politically present in situations where it seems that nothing can be done.

In #;Presente. Diana Taylor asks what it means to be physically and. the author of Politics of Mediated Presence, has chosen a topic of extremely high relevance.

The book is organised into six voluminous chapters. In the first and second chapters, Bangstad presents the theoretical framework and background for the book and provides an introduction to the Norwegian context, with particular emphasis on Norway’s. Book Review: Anne Fausto-Sterling. The Science and Social World of Sex and Sexuality: A Review of Sexing the Body: Gender Politics and the Construction of Sexuality New York: Basic Books, ; and Edward Stein.

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The Mismeasure of Desire: The Science, Theory, and Ethics of Sexual Orientation. [REVIEW] Heidi E. Grasswick - - Hypatia 19 (3. The politics of presence then combines with contemporary explorations of deliberative democracy to establish a different balance between accountability and autonomy.\/span>\"@ en\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema:description\/a> \" 1.

From a Politics of Ideas to a Politics of Presence. -- 2. Political Equality and Fair Representation -- 3. The Politics of Presence / Edition 1 available in Paperback, NOOK Book. Read an excerpt of this book. Add to Wishlist.

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Evaluation has become a central tool in the development of contemporary social policy. Its widespread popularity is based on the need to provide evidence of the effectiveness of policies and programmes.

This book sees evaluation as an inherently political activity, as much about forms of governance as scientific practice. Using a wide range of examples from neighbourhood renewal, health and. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Kalyvas excels in his depth and insight into the work of the three scholars he has studied as a step toward advancing a coherent theory of extraordinary politics, [this book] is an important, fascinating and highly illustrative read.' Source: Political Studies Review.

This book examines these and other questions relating to the role of absence and presence in everyday politics. Absence and presence are used as political tools in global events and everyday life to reinforce ideas about space, society, and belonging.

Read this book on Questia. One of the most hotly-contested debates in contemporary democracy revolves around issues of political presence, and whether the fair representation of disadvantaged groups requires their presence in elected assemblies.

The book Creating Political Presence: The New Politics of Democratic Representation, Edited by Dario Castiglione and Johannes Pollak is published by University of Chicago Press. The Politics of the American Dream analyzes the role of the 'American Dream' in contemporary American political culture.

Utilizing analytic political theory, Ghosh creates a unique picture of Dream Politics, and shows the effect on the landscape of American politics. 'The American dream is a. This book will examine these cultural performative packages. More importantly, it will itself also promote a new theory of encountering ghostly presence.

This is accomplished, I propose, through the use of particular investigative performances which may increase the "normal" uncertainties of this presence, its frequency, and :   Her books include: A Seat at the Table: Congresswomen’s Perspectives on Why Their Presence Matters (Oxford forthcomingwith Kelly Dittmar and Kira Sanbonmatsu); Gender and Elections: Shaping the Future of American Politics (Fourth Edition, Cambridgewith Richard L.

Fox); More Women Can Run: Gender and Pathways to State. The Politics of the Human (Cambridge University Press, ISBN: ). The human is a central reference point for human rights.

But who or what is that human. And given its long history of exclusiveness, when so many of those now recognised as human were denied the name, how much confidence can we attach to the term.

Presence is an intimate look at the development of a new theory about change and learning. In wide-ranging conversations held over a year and a half, organizational learning pioneers Peter Senge, C.

Otto Scharmer, Joseph Jaworski, and Betty Sue Flowers explored the nature of transformational change--how it arises, and the fresh possibilities it offers a world dangerously o/5(92). In Creating Political Presence, a diverse and international group of scholars explores the implications of such a turn.

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Two broad, overlapping perspectives emerge. In the first section, the contributions investigate how political representation relates to empowerment, either facilitating or interfering with the capacity of citizens to develop. The Politics of Exclusion examines how these debates about race—and the proper role of government in addressing issues of race—shape public policy.

Investigating three case studies, that involve economic redevelopment, historic preservation, and redistricting in San Diego, New York, and Los Angeles, Saito illustrates the enduring presence.

The vehement hatred displayed towards the presence of politics in entertainment by internet commentators is what causes billion-dollar marketing teams to shy away from politicism in marketing. To call Modern Warfare a political game would be to ostracize a large chunk of fans of a series that gained notoriety for hosting a player base filled.

His first book, The Presence, was published in and quickly became a bestseller. He and his wife live near Oxford, England. Davis Bunn is the award-winning author of numerous national bestsellers with sales totaling more than seven million :