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Beetham, David

Overview
Works: 98 works in 473 publications in 11 languages and 8,117 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Miscellanea  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Contributor
Classifications: JC423, 321.8
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Most widely held works by David Beetham
Max Weber and the theory of modern politics by David Beetham( Book )

61 editions published between 1930 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu zhe zhong lie shu le wei bo dui yu zi you yi hui zhi zai da zhong zheng zhi he ke ceng zu zhi shi dai de qian tu ji qi zai yi ge ji quan zhi she hui zhong de ming yun de guan qie,Zong jie le wei bo de zheng zhi ling xiu li lun,Gui na le wei bo guan yu she hui zhu yi cong li lun dao shi jian de yi jian deng
Bureaucracy by David Beetham( Book )

41 editions published between 1966 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legitimation of power by David Beetham( Book )

39 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new edition of this classic text provides a comprehensive introduction to the concept of legitimacy as applied to political systems. Now addressing the issue of legitimacy beyond the state, the book also includes a new introduction and two major additional chapters which update the argument in the light of developments and debates
Marxists in face of fascism : writings by Marxists on fascism from the inter-war period by David Beetham( Book )

14 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and German and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defining and measuring democracy( Book )

9 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume examines how we define and measure democracy. From questions of how we define democracy to the issue of cultural diversity, each chapter aims to offer insights and approaches placed in the context of contemporary debates
Introducing democracy : 80 questions and answers by David Beetham( Book )

29 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This publication addresses questions about democracy, this edition also taking into account new challenges facing societies, from international terrorism to the HIV and AIDS pandemic
Democracy and human rights by David Beetham( Book )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The volume is organized around an interlinked set of problems: democracy's definition and justification; its institutional and societal conditions; the relation between democracy and human rights; the assessment of democracy through democratic audit, and the criteria for its consolidation, development and deepening."--BOOK JACKET. "Democracy and Human Rights will be of particular value to students of politics who are interested in democracy both as an idea and as a political and social practice, and to those concerned with issues of human rights and their relation to democracy."--Jacket
Political power and democratic control in Britain : the democratic audit of the United Kingdom by Stuart Weir( Book )

20 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second study carried out under the Democratic Audit of the UK. This volume explores the formal institutions and processes of the liberal democratic state, including the executive, elections, parliament and the civil service
Politics and human rights( Book )

12 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What future for economic and social rights? David Beetham
Democracy under Blair : a democratic audit of the United Kingdom( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Democracy Under Blair' offers a full picture of democratic life in the UK, looking beyond the state, elections and formal democratic arrangements to social and economic rights, the role of the media, corruption and the UK's international record
Transport and turbans: a comparative study in local politics by David Beetham( Book )

7 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Democracy : a beginner's guide by David Beetham( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Thai and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Designed for the activist, the student and the simply curious, this book features such useful resources as an annotated list of websites and organisations and a glossary of key terms. As both a handbook and a manifesto, it offers new directions for a modern democracy based on freedom, equality and active participation at every level of society."--Jacket
Legitimacy and the EU by David Beetham( Book )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beetham and Lord provide concise and analytical coverage of a key topic within the European Union, that is, the legitimacy of European supra-national governance
International IDEA handbook on democracy assessment by David Beetham( Book )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What the Framework Assesses
The state of democracy : democracy assessments in eight nations around the world( Book )

9 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why conduct democracy assessments?
Immigrant school leavers and the Youth Employment Service in Birmingham by David Beetham( Book )

6 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diritti umani e democrazia cosmopolitica by Daniele Archibugi( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in Italian and English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parliament and democracy in the twenty-first century : a guide to good practice by David Beetham( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benchmarking af parlamenternes rolle i demokratiet. Guiden foreskriver opfyldelse af fem karakteristika: repræsentativ, gennemsigtig, tilgængelig, pålidelig og effektiv
Evaluating parliament : a self-assessment toolkit for parliaments by David Beetham( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuestiones sobre la democracia : conceptos, elementos y principios básicos by David Beetham( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in Spanish and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Max Weber and the theory of modern politics
Alternative Names
Bitem, Dejvid

Bitʿham, Deyvid

Bithāma, Dewiḍa

ديفيد بيتهام

ビーサム, D.

ビーサム, デーヴィド

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BureaucracyThe legitimation of powerDefining and measuring democracyIntroducing democracy : 80 questions and answersDemocracy and human rightsPolitical power and democratic control in Britain : the democratic audit of the United KingdomPolitics and human rightsDemocracy under Blair : a democratic audit of the United Kingdom