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Democracy: discipline: peace

by William Roscoe Thayer

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Published by Houghton Mifflin Company in Boston, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Democracy

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William Roscoe Thayer.
    SeriesBrown University. The Colver lectures, 1919, Colver lectures -- 1919.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC433 .T5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 p. l., 123, [1] p., 1 l.
    Number of Pages123
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23356568M
    LC Control Number19008981
    OCLC/WorldCa4142875

      Paper No. Dated Feb By C. S. Kuppuswamy. In Myanmar’s seven-step road map to democracy announced on 30 August by General Khin Nyunt, the official English translation for the Burmese term for the type of democracy to be established in that country was Discipline Flourishing Democracy. This book explores the character of the political transformation and democratic transition in the Asian Muslim world. It asks whether democracy is appropriate and desirable as a political system for non-Western societies, and assesses the extent of actual democratization in each of the countries studied, namely, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Iran, Malaysia, Pakistan and Turkey.

    The World Peace Book is an anti-propaganda compilation of brief extracts from the lessons of the Cold War and other conflicts, pertaining to the only proof-tested method of achieving peace: economically stable democracy maintained by deterrence for national and individual freedom from coercion and dictatorship. The "peace movement" has always. 32 quotes from Muhammad Ali Jinnah: 'I do not believe in taking the right decision, I take a decision and make it right.', 'There are two powers in the world; one is the sword and the other is the pen. There is a great competition and rivalry between the two. There is a third power stronger than both, that of the women.', and 'Think a hundred times before you take a decision, but once that.

    quotes from Thucydides: 'Self-control is the chief element in self-respect, and self-respect is the chief element in courage.', 'Most people, in fact, will not take the trouble in finding out the truth, but are much more inclined to accept the first story they hear.', and 'In a democracy, someone who fails to get elected to office can always console himself with the thought that there was. Earth Democracy, while definitely resonating with me philosophically, was a little too touchy-feely and unfocused in my opinion. Nonetheless, the book added to my knowledge base, and intertwined the concepts it claims in its title into an intelligent argument for greater consciousness of the multiple costs modern practices inflict on people and 4/5(39).


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