fresh appreciation of the events of 1989 as we approach their 20th anniversary in 2009 Performative Democracy explores a potential in political life that easily escapes theorists: the indigenously inspired enacting of democracy by citizens. Written by one who experienced an emerging public sphere within Communist Poland, the book seeks to identify the conditions for performativity-performing politics--in public life. It examines a broad spectrum of cultural, social, and political initiatives that facilitated the non-violent ...

Performative Democracy 2009, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9781594516566

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Performative Democracy 2009, Routledge, Boulder, CO

ISBN-13: 9781594516559