The Resource Choosing an electoral system : issues and alternatives, [edited] by Arend Lijphart, Bernard Grofman

Choosing an electoral system : issues and alternatives, [edited] by Arend Lijphart, Bernard Grofman

Label
Choosing an electoral system : issues and alternatives
Title
Choosing an electoral system
Title remainder
issues and alternatives
Statement of responsibility
[edited] by Arend Lijphart, Bernard Grofman
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
JF1051
LC item number
.C545 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lijphart, Arend
  • Grofman, Bernard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Representative government and representation
  • Proportional representation
  • Elections
  • Representación proporcional
  • Elecciones
  • Gouvernement représentatif
  • Représentation proportionnelle
  • Élections
  • Elections
  • Proportional representation
  • Representative government and representation
  • Kiesstelsels
  • Gouvernement représentatif
  • Représentation proportionnelle
  • Elections
  • Wahlsystem
  • Aufsatzsammlung
Label
Choosing an electoral system : issues and alternatives, [edited] by Arend Lijphart, Bernard Grofman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 249-260
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The case for proportional representation
  • Enid Lakeman
  • The case for proportional tenure : A defense of the British electoral system
  • Peter J. Taylor
  • Seats, votes, redistricting, and the allocation of power in electoral systems
  • R.J. Johnston
  • Part III. Plurality versus proportional representation : How much difference
  • Electoral systems : A question of degree or of principle?
  • Richard Rose
  • Two incompatible principles of representation
  • Part I. Introduction
  • Dieter Nohlen
  • The effect of district magnitude and properties of two-seat districts
  • Rein Taagepera
  • Electoral systems and constitutional restraints
  • William H. Riker
  • Part IV. The single transferable vote
  • Proportional representation with the single transferable vote : A basic requirement for legislative elections
  • George H. Hallett, Jr.
  • An electoral basis for responsible government : The Australian experience
  • J.F.H. Wright
  • Choosing an electoral system
  • The single transferable vote and proportional representation
  • Richard S. Katz
  • Some logical defects of the single transferable vote
  • Steven J. Brams and Peter C. Fishburn
  • Part V. Additional-member systems
  • Personalized proportional representation : The "model" of the West German electoral system
  • Max Kaase
  • "Additional-member" electoral systems
  • William P. Irvine
  • A note on variable-size legislatures to achieve proportional representation
  • ArendLijphart and Bernard Grofman
  • Steven J. Brams and Peter C. Fishburn
  • Part VI. Other alternatives
  • The double-ballot system as a weapon against anti-system parties
  • Domenico Fisichella
  • Semi-proportional and proportional representation systems in the United States
  • Leon Weaver
  • Trying to have the best of both worlds : Semi-proportional and mixed systems
  • Arend Lijphart
  • Part VII. Prospects for electoral reform
  • Changes and choices in electoral systems
  • Part II. Competing values : Proportionality and stability
  • Dieter Nohlen
  • Reflections on the electoral debate in Britain
  • David E. Butler
  • Transnational problems of a uniform procedure for European elections
  • Karlheinz Reif
  • Representation and proportional representation
  • Ferdinand A. Hermens
  • Which is the best electoral system?
  • Maurice Duverger
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 273 pages
Isbn
9780275912161
Lccn
84018283
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)11234747
  • (OCoLC)ocm11234747
Label
Choosing an electoral system : issues and alternatives, [edited] by Arend Lijphart, Bernard Grofman
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 249-260
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The case for proportional representation
  • Enid Lakeman
  • The case for proportional tenure : A defense of the British electoral system
  • Peter J. Taylor
  • Seats, votes, redistricting, and the allocation of power in electoral systems
  • R.J. Johnston
  • Part III. Plurality versus proportional representation : How much difference
  • Electoral systems : A question of degree or of principle?
  • Richard Rose
  • Two incompatible principles of representation
  • Part I. Introduction
  • Dieter Nohlen
  • The effect of district magnitude and properties of two-seat districts
  • Rein Taagepera
  • Electoral systems and constitutional restraints
  • William H. Riker
  • Part IV. The single transferable vote
  • Proportional representation with the single transferable vote : A basic requirement for legislative elections
  • George H. Hallett, Jr.
  • An electoral basis for responsible government : The Australian experience
  • J.F.H. Wright
  • Choosing an electoral system
  • The single transferable vote and proportional representation
  • Richard S. Katz
  • Some logical defects of the single transferable vote
  • Steven J. Brams and Peter C. Fishburn
  • Part V. Additional-member systems
  • Personalized proportional representation : The "model" of the West German electoral system
  • Max Kaase
  • "Additional-member" electoral systems
  • William P. Irvine
  • A note on variable-size legislatures to achieve proportional representation
  • ArendLijphart and Bernard Grofman
  • Steven J. Brams and Peter C. Fishburn
  • Part VI. Other alternatives
  • The double-ballot system as a weapon against anti-system parties
  • Domenico Fisichella
  • Semi-proportional and proportional representation systems in the United States
  • Leon Weaver
  • Trying to have the best of both worlds : Semi-proportional and mixed systems
  • Arend Lijphart
  • Part VII. Prospects for electoral reform
  • Changes and choices in electoral systems
  • Part II. Competing values : Proportionality and stability
  • Dieter Nohlen
  • Reflections on the electoral debate in Britain
  • David E. Butler
  • Transnational problems of a uniform procedure for European elections
  • Karlheinz Reif
  • Representation and proportional representation
  • Ferdinand A. Hermens
  • Which is the best electoral system?
  • Maurice Duverger
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 273 pages
Isbn
9780275912161
Lccn
84018283
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)11234747
  • (OCoLC)ocm11234747

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