Democratic Recession

All over the world a seemingly unassailable liberal world order finds itself under attack. Nationalism, populism and tribal politics, long thought to be a thing of the past, are experiencing a massive comeback. These summaries will help you make sense of this worrying trend.

Summaries

America and Our Imperiled World

Robert Kagan

Knopf, 2018

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Democracy, Rebellion, and Revolution

Ben Fountain

Ecco, 2018

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Why Our Freedom Is in Danger and How to Save It

Yascha Mounk

Harvard UP, 2018

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Proclaiming the Deeper Truth About Political Illegitimacy

Oliver Hahl et al.

ASA, 2018

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And What Comes in Its Wake

Richard Haass

Foreign Affairs, 2018

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Jonathan Rauch

National Affairs, 2018

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Society’s shared middle ground is quickly turning into a battlefield. What will that do to democracy?

David Greenberg

Politico Magazine, 2018

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James Miller

The Guardian, 2018

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The Voices of Russia's Future Leaders, with a New Introduction

Ellen Mickiewicz

Oxford UP, 2014

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