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Rupture : the crisis of liberal democracy / Manuel Castells.

Author/creator Castells, Manuel, 1942- author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Cambridge, UK ; Malden, MA : Polity Press, 2019.
Descriptionviii, 136 pages ; 23 cm
Uniform titleRuptura. English
Contents The crisis of democratic legitimacy : they do not represent us -- Global terrorism : the politics of fear -- Mass rebellion and the collapse of political order -- Spain : social movements, the end of two-party politics and state crisis -- The obscure clarity of chaos.
Abstract "Trump, Brexit, the demise of traditional political parties in Europe: all these events show that the majority of citizens globally do not trust their political representatives and institutions. In this short book, Manuel Castells surveys a profound crisis in the democratic model that has been the cornerstone of stability and civility for 50 years"-- Provided by publisher.
General noteTranslation of: Ruptura.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Issued in other formOnline version: Castells, Manuel, 1942- author. Rupture Cambridge, UK ; Medford, MA : Polity Press, [2018] 9781509532025
LCCN 2018021603
ISBN9781509531998 hardcover
ISBN1509531998 hardcover
ISBN1509532005 paperback

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