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If Mayors Ruled the World: Dysfunctional Nations, Rising Cities

If Mayors Ruled the World: Dysfunctional Nations, Rising Cities

by Benjamin R. Barber

Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300164671
Pages: 432
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 11 Mb
Date posting: 2020-09-26
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In the face of the most perilous challenges of our time—climate change, terrorism, poverty, and trafficking of drugs, guns, and people—the nations of the world seem paralyzed. The problems are too big, too interdependent, too divisive for the nation-state. Is the nation-state, once democracy's best hope, today democratically dysfunctional? Obsolete? The answer, says Benjamin Barber in this highly provocative and original book, is ...