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Democracy and Political Violence

John Schwarzmantel

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A broad overview of the phenomenon of political violence and its implications for democratic politics

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Preface and Acknowledgements
1. Conflict and Community
2. Forms and Nature of Political Violence
3. The State and Violence
4. Democracy and Terrorism
5. Ethnic and Nationalist Violence and Democracy
6. Violence and the Installation of Democracy
7. Culture, Violence and Democracy
8. Democracy in Times of Risk and Uncertainty

About the Author

John Schwarzmantel is Visiting Research Fellow in the School of Politics and International Studies at the University of Leeds. He is author of Ideology and Politics (Sage, 2008) and Citizenship and Identity (Routledge, 2003).