An interview with Professor David Held : exploring the concepts of cosmopolitanism and democracy

Gagnon, Jean-Paul (2011) An interview with Professor David Held : exploring the concepts of cosmopolitanism and democracy. Journal of Democratic Theory, 1(1), pp. 1-18.

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David Held is the Graham Wallace Chair in Political Science, and co-director of LSE Global Governance, at the London School of Economics. He is the author of many works, such as Cosmopolitanism: Ideals and Realities (2010); The Cosmopolitanism Reader (2010), with Garrett Brown; Globalisation/AntiGlobalisation (2007), Models of Democracy (2006), Global Covenant (2004) and Global Transformations: Politics, Economics and Culture (1999). Professor Held is also the co-founder, alongside Lord Professor Anthony Giddens, of Polity Press.

Professor Held is widely known for his work concerning cosmopolitan theory, democracy, and social, political and economic global improvement. His Global Policy Journal endeavours to marry academic developments with practitioner realities, and contributes to the understanding and improvement of our governing systems.

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ID Code: 40283
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: No
Keywords: David Held, Interview, Cosmopolitanism, Democracy, Globalization
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN HUMAN SOCIETY (160000) > POLITICAL SCIENCE (160600)
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2011 Jean-Pual Gagnon. This is an Open Access article.
Deposited On: 25 Feb 2011 01:32
Last Modified: 25 Feb 2011 06:14

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