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ERIC Number: EJ609196
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0148-432X
Democracy as a Universal Value.
Sen, Amartya
American Educator, v24 n2 p16-22,50-52 Sum 2000
Suggests that the rise of democracy was the most important development of the 20th century, examining the question of democracy as a universal value by focusing on: India's experience with democracy; democracy and economic development; the functions of democracy; universality of values; and cultural differences in values. Concludes with a discussion of where the debate belongs. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Asia; India