The Clash of Rights

The Clash of Rights : Liberty, Equality and Legitimacy in Pluralist Democracy

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Why do citizens in pluralist democracies disagree collectively about the very values they agree on individually? This text highlights the inescapable conflicts of rights and values at the heart of democratic politics.show more

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  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 155.2 x 234.4 x 17.8mm | 457.84g
  • Yale University Press
  • New Haven, United States
  • English
  • New.
  • 0300069812
  • 9780300069815

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Based on interviews with thousands of citizens and political decisions makers, the book focuses on modern Canadian politics, investigating why a country so fortunate in its history and circumstances is on the brink of dissolution.show more

About Paul M. Sniderman

Paul M. Sniderman is professor of political science at Stanford University. Joseph F. Fletcher is associate professor of political science at the University of Toronto. Peter H. Russell is University Professor in the department of political science at the University of Toronto. Philip E. Tetlock is professor of psychology at Ohio State University.show more