Between Consent and Descent: Democratic Concepts of Citizenship

Douglas Klusmeyer
Release Date: January 1, 1997

Klusmeyer clarifies the sources of Western concepts of citizenship, from the ancient Greeks to modern social democrats: where they came from, how they evolved, and where they tend to lead. He offers a profound analysis of the contrasting values embodied in different approaches to civic membership.

A volume of the International Migration Policy Issues Series