This is a deliberative democracy.
If, democracy is to help promote justice for these groups, then
democracy will have to be more deliberative.
New picture of citizens, not as selfinterested, but as mutually
Active and participatory
Critical of authority
Committed to mutual understanding and benefits
2.Civic Republicanism: Aristotelian View
On this view, political life is superior to the merely private
pleasures of family, neighborhood, and profession, and so should
occupy the centre of people’s lives.
1. Political life in intrinsically (inherently) good.
2. This is another example of a kind of perfectionism argument,
premised on a particular view about what makes lives truly
excellent or truly human.
3. Deliberative Democracy as an Instrumental Virtue
There is an attempt to realize that most p