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The contemporary theory of the public sphere / Patrick O'Mahony.

Author:
O'Mahony, Patrick, 1957- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Oxford ; New York : Peter Lang, [2013]
Description:
xv, 508 pages ; 24 cm.
Series:
New visions of the cosmopolitan ; 1
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 475-494) and index.
Contents:
Normative theories of democracy, communication, and the public sphere. The communicative constructs of normative democratic models -- Rawlsian liberalism and the idea of public reason -- Republicanism and the cultural foundations of public autonomy -- The radical tradition : public contestation of subjugation -- Political realism : competitive public communication -- Deliberative democracy and public deliberation -- The communicative turn in democratic theory -- Habermas, democracy, and public culture. Discourse ethics, democratic discourse, and the theory of society -- Deontology and democracy : limits to the primacy of the right -- Democratic theories and the theory of society -- Cognitive sociology, collective learning, and the public sphere. Cognitive sociology, communication and social theory -- Discourse, learning and social integration -- Cognitive sociology and the public sphere : towards a theoretical framework -- Democratic communication, the cognitive order, and the public sphere. Public communication and the public sphere -- Generalized public communication media : mass and new media -- The macro-social structures of the public sphere -- The dynamics of public communication -- Cosmopolitanism and the translational institutionalization of the public sphere -- Conclusion : the public sphere and democracy.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9783034301466 ((hbk.))
  • 3034301464 ((hbk.))
  • 303530498X ((electronic bk.))
  • 9783035304985 ((electronic bk.))
LCCN:
2013004987
OCLC:
828193714
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