Deakin Philosophical Society Meeting
'Has democracy reached a tipping point?'
Monday the 26th of August in ic1.108 on Deakin's Waurn Ponds campus
This Monday the 26th of August, the Deakin Philosophical Society will meet to discuss the current and future shape of democracy. Focusing on a recent episode of ABC Radio National's Future Tense where three Australian political thinkers, Gregory Melleuish, Tim Sootphommasane and John Keane, each discussed the changing nature of democracy and gave predictions about where it might be heading in the future.
A summary of the Lowy Institute Poll 2013 mentioned in the episode can be found at: http://www.lowyinstitute.org/publications/lowy-institute-poll-2013#the-value-of-democracy
Russell Sandford, philosopher in training.