Theorising Democide: Why and How Democracies Fail

  • Mark Chou

Part of the The Theories, Concepts and Practices of Democracy book series (PSTCD)

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Beginning with the premise that democracies are often deeply implicated in their own downfall, The Theory of Democide challenges the conventional view of how and why democracies collapse by demonstrating that democratic collapse is often a direct result of the inherent logic of democracy itself.


democracy Institution logic

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  • Mark Chou
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Arts and SciencesAustralian Catholic UniversityAustralia

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