DESTINATIONS: EUROPEAN PATHS TO DEMOCRACY AND DECEPTIONS OF ANTI-AMERICANISM

Nikola Samardžić, University of Belgrade
2018 Folia linguistica et litteraria  
Democracy comprises free elections and media, efficient government and civic society, prevailing private or corporate ownership, free trade and market economy, trans-border integration and cooperation. National and social utopism usually tend to relativize, or contest one of the above mentioned democratic braces. As modern democratic roots rest in former British Commonwealth and protestant states (maybe together with France), the future destination of liberal consensus still depends on
more » ... depends on interconnections between the democratic European states and the U.
doi:10.31902/fll.24.2018.9 fatcat:bsq6rfct5zbl7oes2ifplb5mom