Democracy Kills: What's So Good about the Vote?

Democracy Kills: What's So Good about the Vote?
Author: Humphrey Hawksley
Pages: 397
ISBN10: 0230744087
Genre: Politics
Goodreads Rating: 3.80
ISBN13: 9780230744080
Published: October 1st 2009 by MacMillan

For many years, Western governments have insisted that the only way to achieve long-term prosperity and political stability is through a combination of free-market economics and democratic government.

In this book, Humphrey Hawksley offers a vivid - and frequently devastating - analysis of our devotion to democracy.