Democratic rights : the substance of self-government /

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Main Author: Brettschneider, Corey Lang
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Princeton : Princeton University Press, c2007
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245 1 0 |a Democratic rights :  |b the substance of self-government /  |c Corey Brettschneider 
260 |a Princeton :  |b Princeton University Press,  |c c2007 
300 |a x, 179 p. ;  |c 24 cm 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-168) and index 
505 0 |a The value theory of democracy -- Introduction -- Procedural democractic theories -- Procedure-independent theories: epistemic and democratic -- Conclusion -- Paradigmatic democratic rights and citizens as addressees of law -- Introduction -- Citizens as authors and addressees: co-originality and citizens' status -- Rule of law -- Freedom of expression and conscience -- Conclusion -- Democratic contractualism: a framework for justifiable coercion -- Introduction -- A lexicon of citizenship -- The principle of democracy's public reason -- The inclusion principle -- Conclusion -- Public justification and the right to privacy -- Introduction -- Situating democratic privacy: a critique of liberal and republican accounts -- Relevance and the boundaries of privacy -- Privacy, equality, and democratically justifiable coercion -- Conclusion -- The rights of the punished -- Introduction -- The need for justification to criminals qua citizens: the problem with punishment as war -- State punishment as an issue of political morality: punishing criminals qua persons versus criminals qua citizens -- Democratic rights against punishment -- Capital punishment -- Conclusion -- Private property and the right to welfare -- Introduction -- The right to private property and state coercion -- Democratic contractualism and the right to private property -- Democratic proposals for welfare rights -- Objections -- Conclusion -- Judicial review: balancing democratic rights and procedures -- Introduction -- The limits of a pure outcomes-based theory -- The failure of pure procedural theories -- Impure procedural and outcomes-based theories -- The flaws with formal democratic arguments and the need for examples in a theory of democracy -- The objection from benevolent dictatorship -- Conclusion : democratic rights and contemporary politics -- Bibliography -- Index 
650 0 |a Democracy 
650 0 |a Civil rights 
650 0 |a Citizenship 
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852 |a Law Library  |b Lower Level  |h JC423 .B784 2007  |p 33940003425889