Democratic dictatorship : the emergent constitution of control /

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Miller, Arthur Selwyn, 1917-
Format: Book
Published: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1981
Series:Contributions in American studies ; no. 54
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Table of Contents:
  • Part I: The Climacteric: Humankind at a Turning Point
  • Introduction: A Social Ice Age?
  • Our Threatened and Threatening Planet
  • Part II: The History: The Seamy Side of Democracy
  • The Myth of the Golden Age
  • The Nature of the American Constitution and Legal System
  • "Reason of State" and the Modern State
  • The Past as Prologue: Two Moralities in Public Behavior
  • Part III: The Implications: Constitutional Crises
  • The Myth of Liberal Democracy
  • Caesarism Triumphant: Presidential Government Comes to Stay
  • Government as "Controlled Anarchy"
  • Part IV: The Future: The Emergence of the Constitution of Control
  • The Future, Yes: The American Dream Endeth?
  • The Future, Yes: The Tyranny of Technology
  • The Future, Yes: The Constitution of Control