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Participations 2016/2 (N° 15) – Special Issue “Participer aux États-Unis : les town meetings”

Paula Cossart, Andrea Felicetti, James Kloppenberg (guest editors)

Type: Edited Volume
Year: 2016

Paula Cossart, Andrea Felicetti, James Kloppenberg
Introduction. Les town meetings, mythe fondateur de la démocratie américaine

Xavier Blandin
Note de traduction

Caroline W. Lee, Traduction Laurent Vannini
Les 21st Century Town Meetings dans les années 1990 et 2000 : assemblées délibérantes et marchandisation de l’authenticité politique dans une époque d’austérité

Michael Zuckerman, Traduction Xavier Blandin
Le mirage démocratique du town meeting américain

David D. Hall, Traduction Laurent Vannini
La démocratie délibérative dans le contexte des town meetings de la Nouvelle-Angleterre du XVIIe siècle

Daniel R. Mandell, Traduction Xavier Blandin
Les town meetings de Nouvelle-Angleterre et les populations indigènes : Stockbridge, Massachusetts, 1730-1775

Sandra M. Gustafson, Traduction Camille Salgues
Town meeting et race en Amérique

Robert W. T. Martin, Traduction Camille Salgues
« D’une manière pacifique et ordonnée ». Town meetings et assemblées populaires à l’époque de la fondation des États-Unis

Entretien avec Frank M. Bryan, William W. Keith, James T. Kloppenberg, Jane J. Mansbridge, Michael E. Morrell,Graham Smith, Traduction Xavier Blandin
Qu’apporte l’étude des town meetings à la quête d’une démocratie plus participative et délibérative ?

https://www.cairn.info/revue-participations-2016-2.htm

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