Download e-book for iPad: Democratic Problem-Solving: Dialogues in Social Epistemology by Justin Cruickshank,Raphael Sassower

By Justin Cruickshank,Raphael Sassower

ISBN-10: 1786600900

ISBN-13: 9781786600905

To what volume is neoliberalism undermining democracy and distorting the values of technology? Can and may technological know-how be handled as an exemplar for a extra dialogic democracy? Are universities and public intellectuals capable of advance a extra dialogically engaged public? What function should still there be for ‘experts’ in a extra dialogic democracy? Does details and communications know-how current a possible to augment democracy or raise the keep watch over and manipulation of information and the general public via agencies?

This well timed quantity explores those urgent questions, in a discussion in accordance with constructing and employing the restoration of the ‘critical Popper’, which highlights his modern relevance to the critique of neoliberal political financial system within the age of technocapitalism.

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