INTRODUCTION: The Pluriverse of Democracies James Tully; Part I. DEMOCRATIC ETHOS: 1. How Democracy Doesn''t End Anthony Simon Laden; 2. Democracy, Boundaries, and Respect David Owen; 3. Democracy in a Provisional Key Lasse Thomassen; Part II. REPRESENTATIVE DEMOCRACIES: 4. Democracy and Community: Exploring a Contested Link in Light of the Populist Resurgence Oliver Schmidtke; 5. Democracies Can Perish Democratically Too: Brazilian Democracy on Edge Boaventura de Sousa Santos; 6. Agonistic Representative Democracy in Europe Chantal Mouffe, interviewed and translated by Pablo Ouziel; 7. For a Politics of Exile: Criticism in an Era of Global Liberal Decline Jeanne Morefield; Part III. Local/Global Participatory Democracies: 8. Unwalling Citizenship Fonna Forman; 9. Other Wise Democracies: What the Tree Canopies Know Rebeccah Nelems; 10. Democratizing Revolution: Self-Reflexivity and Self-Limitation Beyond Liberalism Robin Celikates; Part IV. Indigenous Democracies: 11. Gitxsan Democracy: On Its Own Terms Val Napoleon; 12. Democratic Futures and the Problem of Settler States: An Essay on the Conceptual Demands of Democracy and the Need for Political Histories of Membership Joshua Nichols; 13. Cracking the Settler Colonial Concrete: Theorizing Engagements with Indigenous Resurgence through the Politics from Below Stacie Swain; 14. Like a Brick through the Overton Window: Re-orienting Our Politics, From the House of Commons to the Tiny House Phil Henderson; 15. Governing Ourselves: Reflections on Reinvigorating Democracy Stimulated by Gitxsan Governance Jeremy Webber; Part V. International/Global Democracies: 16. The Overlapping Crises of Democracy, Globalization, and Global Governance David Held; 17. The Contested Freedom of the Moderns: Conceiving Norm Contestation as the ''Glue'' for Re-Ordering the Globalized World Antje Wiener; 18. Conditional Authority and Democratic Legitimacy in Pluralist Space Keith Cherry; Part VI. Joining Hands: ECO-Democratic Integration: 19. On Gaia Democracies James Tully; 20. Democracies Joining Hands in the Here and Now Pablo Ouziel.