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Pandemic challenges and models of democracy

Published Online: 14 Dec 2021
Volume & Issue: Volume 11 (2021) - Issue 3-4 (December 2021)
Page range: 196 - 205
Journal Details
License
Format
Journal
eISSN
2453-7829
First Published
16 Apr 2016
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2 times per year
Languages
English
Abstract

This article examines the impact of a pandemic on democratic societies. The central research question is the extent to which a pandemic can alter the trajectory of social and ethical democratic development nationally and internationally. Therefore, the article examines contemporary controversies in democratic society in the aftermath of a pandemic. The leading hypothesis is that the pandemic should reinforce the need for social solidarity, but it is unclear what political form this need will take: populism or deliberative/nonconsensual democracy.

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