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Buenos Aires’s La Salada Market and Plebeian Citizenship

Carlos A. Forment

in The Postcolonial Contemporary: Political Imaginaries for the Global Present

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780823280063
eISBN:
9780823281510
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823280063.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This study of La Salada, renamed by Cuartel’s residents as the “poor people’s shopping mall,” was founded in the early 1990’s at the height of neoliberalism by several dozen undocumented Bolivian ... More


The Shadow of Unfairness: A Plebeian Theory of Liberal Democracy

Jeffrey Green

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190215903
eISBN:
9780190600679
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190215903.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

In this sequel to his prize-winning book, The Eyes of the People, Jeffrey Edward Green draws on philosophy, history, social science, and literature to ask what democracy can mean in a world where it ... More


The Shadow of Unfairness and the Logic of Plebeianism

Jeffrey Edward Green

in The Shadow of Unfairness: A Plebeian Theory of Liberal Democracy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190215903
eISBN:
9780190600679
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190215903.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

This chapter introduces the book’s main ideas: that a shadow of unfairness will darken any conceivable liberal-democratic regime, that this circumstance has not been recognized by contemporary ... More


Why Ordinary Citizenship Is Second-Class Citizenship

Jeffrey Edward Green

in The Shadow of Unfairness: A Plebeian Theory of Liberal Democracy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190215903
eISBN:
9780190600679
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190215903.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

One of the central meanings of the shadow of unfairness, and the plebeian theory of democracy it inspires, is that ordinary citizens within any conceivable liberal democracy cannot be expected to ... More


Reasonable Envy: The Heart of Plebeian Progressivism

Jeffrey Edward Green

in The Shadow of Unfairness: A Plebeian Theory of Liberal Democracy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190215903
eISBN:
9780190600679
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190215903.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

This chapter defends the plebeian concept of reasonable envy against the widespread denigration of envy in contemporary political culture and philosophy. It makes the case that beneath the shadow of ... More


Learning How Not to Be Good: A Plebeian Perspective

Jeffrey Edward Green

in The Shadow of Unfairness: A Plebeian Theory of Liberal Democracy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190215903
eISBN:
9780190600679
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190215903.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

This chapter examines why plebeianism will be difficult to accept among the very ordinary citizens it aims to serve, why it should still nevertheless be endorsed, and how its philosophy in this ... More


Solace for the Plebeian: The Idea of Extrapoliticism

Jeffrey Edward Green

in The Shadow of Unfairness: A Plebeian Theory of Liberal Democracy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190215903
eISBN:
9780190600679
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190215903.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, Democratization

This chapter addresses how plebeian citizens might prevent their second-class political status from altogether darkening the experience of their lives. Drawing on Homer, Herodotus, Plato, and ... More


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