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By Justin Cruickshank,Raphael Sassower

To what quantity is neoliberalism undermining democracy and distorting the values of technological know-how? Can and will technological know-how be taken care of as an exemplar for a extra dialogic democracy? Are universities and public intellectuals in a position to boost a extra dialogically engaged public? What function should still there be for ‘experts’ in a extra dialogic democracy? Does details and communications expertise current a possible to augment democracy or raise the regulate and manipulation of information and the general public by way of enterprises?

This well timed quantity explores those urgent questions, in a discussion according to constructing and utilizing the restoration of the ‘critical Popper’, which highlights his modern relevance to the critique of neoliberal political economic climate within the age of technocapitalism.

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