Ricardo Sanín-Restrepo's Decolonizing Democracy: Power in a Solid State (Global PDF

By Ricardo Sanín-Restrepo

ISBN-10: 1783487054

ISBN-13: 9781783487059

ISBN-10: 1783487062

ISBN-13: 9781783487066

Democracy is the obvious motor of globalization, binding jointly rules and associations comparable to citizenship, human rights, race, the unfastened industry, multiculturalism, improvement, politics and the financial system. This booklet seems to overturn this dogma and display that ‘liberal’ democracy actually encrypts and naturalizes the horrors of capitalism and of coloniality, whereas denying real or radical democracy, mostly via constitutions and constitutional theory.

Ricardo Sanín-Restrepo turns to the colonized, the marginalized, the creolized, and creates novel strategies of politics, the “hidden humans” and the “decryption of strength” to arrive a politics via and of radical democracy. The e-book exhibits that democracy is the single area of right politics and the basic competition of colonization and tool as potestas. Sanín-Restrepo connects post-structuralism, subaltern reviews, severe felony experiences, de-colonial reviews and Caribbean idea to muster the required theoretical instruments to suggest new grounds to decrypt the appearance of democracy that's liberalism and therefore to illustrate that democracy, faraway from being the standardized rule of the bulk, an easy method or an establishment, is the genuine being on this planet and of the realm.

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